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No interest in TransCanada's gas pipeline?

JUNEAU, Alaska, Aug. 17 (UPI) -- TransCanada hasn't had any luck in attracting customers to a proposed natural gas pipeline in Alaska, a company official told Alaskan lawmakers.

Alaska hears TransCanada's case

JUNEAU, Alaska, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- The open season for a natural gas pipeline from Canada allays any concerns over the prospects for the construction of the project, executives said in Alaska.

Oil and Gas Pipeline Watch

Ukrainian PM Tymoshenko moves against EU oil deliveries; Alaska Senate approves TransCanada deal; IPI talks delayed; EUPEC signs Nord Stream measure.
DANIEL GRAEBER, UPI Correspondent

Analysis: Oil and Gas Pipeline Watch

Iranian gas needed for Nabucco debatable; TransCanada answers questions on Alaska gas pipeline; Israel announces Ashkelon pipeline leak after rocket threat ends; Keystone pipeline gets OK from Washington
BEN LANDO, UPI Energy Editor

Newmont wins the 'Battle of Normandy'

SYDNEY, Jan. 22 (UPI) -- When a taxi driver told me last April he wished he had some money so he could invest in gold stocks, I of course nodded politely and dismissed him as an ignoramus. At the time, almost everyone was writing-off the gold sector as a lost cause.
STEPHEN SHELDON, UPI Business Correspondent

Newmont wins the 'battle of Normandy'

SYDNEY, Jan. 22 (UPI) -- When a taxi driver told me last April, he wished he had some money so he could invest in gold stocks, I of course nodded politely and dismissed him as an ignoramus. At the time, almost everyone was writing off the gold sector as a lost cause. Now prices h
STEPHEN SHELDON, UPI Correspondent
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St. Louis Rams head football coach Scott Linehan gives Tony Palmer, a rookie from Missouri instructions, during day one of minicamp at the teams practice facility in Earth City, Mo on May 13, 2006. (UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)
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Tony Palmer is a British film director and author. His work includes over 100 films, ranging from early works with The Beatles, Cream, Jimi Hendrix and Frank Zappa (200 Motels), to his classical portraits which include profiles of Maria Callas, Margot Fonteyn, John Osborne, Igor Stravinsky, Richard Wagner, Yehudi Menuhin, Carl Orff, Benjamin Britten and Ralph Vaughan Williams. He is also a stage director of theatre and opera.

Among over 40 international prizes for his work are 12 Gold Medals from the New York Film Festival as well as numerous BAFTAs and Emmy Awards. Palmer has won the Prix Italia twice, for A Time There Was in 1980 and At the Haunted End of the Day in 1981. He is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, and an honorary citizen of both New Orleans and Athens.

From Cambridge University (where he was also President of the Marlowe Society), he joined the BBC. Following an apprenticeship with Ken Russell and Jonathan Miller, Palmer's first major film, Benjamin Britten & his Festival, became the first BBC film to be networked in the United States. With his second film, All My Loving, an examination of rock and roll and politics in the late 1960s, he achieved considerable notoriety.

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