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Senate candidates weigh in on Arctic issues

...begins with resources, as America must truly invest necessary funds to intelligently and efficiently make us a global Arctic power, whether through constructing vessels, ports or construction projects."But we need urgency by this and future administrations...
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My turn: Alaska needs help opening ANWR

...understand the facts rather than the myths that support opening ANWR. Our alternative is to go it alone with assistance from Arctic Power and other supporters. The news media of Alaska are a powerful force when they work together. The arguments in favor...
Critics question ANWR water use

...she would look into the issue. But Roger Herrera, a geologist working for the Alaska-based pro-drilling group Arctic Power, told the panel fresh water doesn't have to be drawn from ponds or rivers where fish and biologically important plants...
Empire editorial: ANWR is not dead

...year at the peak. As of Friday the price of West Coast oil was $28.66 per barrel. Roger Herrera, a consultant for Arctic Power, also spoke at Friday's luncheon. Herrera believes that the benchmark price of oil likely will be much higher over...
Georgians create group to block oil drilling in ANWR

...executive director of Anchorage-based Arctic Power, a nonprofit organization whose...about 100 people there. She said Arctic Power estimates drilling in the ANWR...corresponding measure. ACG and Arctic Power believe the Senate will address...
My Turn: Why Lt. Gov. Fran Ulmer is the best choice for governor

...dreamer with pie-in-the-sky ideas. We need a leader with experience and common sense. I'm a Fran man! Mano Frey is executive president of the Alaska AFL-CIO, co-chair of Arctic Power and business manager of Laborers Local 341.
GOP gains improve chance of ANWR drilling

...Republican takeover of the Senate doesn't guarantee such a measure would pass. Jerry Hood, executive committee member of Arctic Power, the state-funded group that lobbies in favor of drilling, said it's too early to predict what will happen...
Alaska union leader resigns to take bigger job

...boards and commissions. He is on the executive committee of the Resource Development Council and is co-chairperson of Arctic Power, a state-funded lobbying group pressing for oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. He also sits on...
BP pulls out of ANWR lobby group

...ANCHORAGE - BP is withdrawing from Arctic Power, the lobbying organization that...year, BP provided $50,000 for Arctic Power, Laird said. That was dwarfed...of the state contribution, said Arctic Power executive director Kim Duke. Overall...
Tulsequah Chief mine back in spotlight

...admonishing Gov. Tony Knowles to drop his opposition to the Tulsequah Chief mine, and by Cam Toohey, formerly of Arctic Power, the state-funded industry group pushing for oil exploration in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. "It looks...


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