A replacement rule from the Interior Department rescinds mandates for companies to reduce gas pollution.
The company said customers will save about $213 million by 2054 as renewable energy continues to get cheaper.
Interior had previously announced it was delaying the Obama-era rule until January 2019, arguing that it was overly burdensome to industry.
The proposed natural gas export terminal brings hope to West Slope leaders but concerns about eminent domain and economic viability have slowed the project.
The state senate's Select Committee on Energy and the Environment was created to respond to President-elect Donald Trump's plans to reverse many of President Obama's policies.
- NASA used aircraft-mounted sensors to track methane pollution from more than 250 sources-- mostly gas wells, storage tanks, processing facilities and pipelines.Read more
- The liquefied natural gas pipeline would give his state access to markets on the West Coast. A federal commission found that there wasn't enough interest from purchasers.Read more
- The west coast facility would cut nine days off shipping to Asian markets, officials say.Read more
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