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Oil Majors In Talks On $40B Alaska Gas Pipeline
Alaska could soon have a pipeline linking the state's liquefied natural gas to Asian markets.
U.K.-based BP PLC (NYSE: BP), along with U.S. majors Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) and ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP), is in discussions to build a $40 billion pipeline to carry natural gas from the North Slope to Alaska's southern coast, according to reports. From there the gas could be shipped to markets in China, the Financial Times reported.