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Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects (ANGTP)

February 2, 2016 - ERC staff sends Twenty-First Report to Congress on progress made in licensing and constructing the Alaska Natural Gas Pipeline Report PDF

Open Season Regulation Provisions (Order 2005)

  1. Require that project proponents file open season plans for Commission approval (90 days prior to the open season).
  2. Follow provisions Standards of Conduct Orders, while conducting an open season.
  3. Include procedures for the allocation of capacity.
  4. Include the criteria for and timing of any open seasons.
  5. Promote competition in the exploration, development, and production of Alaska natural gas.
  6. Cover voluntary expansion open seasons which must then provide the opportunity for the transportation of natural gas other than from the Prudhoe Bay and Point Thomson.
  7. Include an assessment of in-state needs, and a listing of prospective delivery points within Alaska.

The open season regulations apply to:

  • Any initial or (voluntary) expansion capacity on any Alaska natural gas transportation project.
  • Does not apply to involuntary expansion if one is ordered under the Alaska Natural Gas Pipeline Act of 2004 (ANGPA)

» Order No. 2005-A PDF
» Order No. 2005 PDF
» Alaska Natural Gas Pipeline Act of 2004
» Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Act of 1976 (ANGTA) External Link

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Technical Conferences

  • February 17, 2010 - Regulations Governing the Conduct of Open Seasons for Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects on Feb. 22, 2010 Event Details
  • January 12, 2010 - Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects Open Season Pre-Filing Workshop Event Details
  • January 29, 2008 - Third Party contracting with respect to preparing an EIS (AD08-3-000) Event Details
  • December 3, 2004 - Regulations governing the conduct of open season for capacity Event Details

Updated: February 2, 2016