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'I'm trying to sell gas'

...address the long-awaited trans-Alaska natural gas pipeline project known as AKLNG.To encourage the state's three big producers - ExxonMobil, ConocoPhillips and BP - to stay with the project until its completion, Walker has proposed the state...
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Oil council: Shale won't last, Arctic drilling needed now

...a study to be released Friday.The U.S. has drastically cut imports and transformed itself into the world's biggest producer of oil and natural gas by tapping huge reserves in shale rock formations. But the government predicts that the shale...
Fresh cherries better than cough drops

...for us, one of these regions is the northwest United States Our southern neighbors Washington and Oregon are the biggest producers of sweet cherries in the country. There are several varieties of cherries grown, but here in our local stores you...
Alaska Digest

...think all six points have to be addressed." Murkowski earlier this month announced that he'd provided the three big producers - BP, Exxon Mobil and ConocoPhillips - with contract terms for developing the pipeline. The proposal includes a...
Palin's tax plan makes a comeback

...Sen. Bill Wielechowski, D-Anchorage, said. "Under a net profit tax system, the public has to know what the big producers' net profits are. It's just common sense." This week the Finance Committees in both the House and Senate are...
Millions for billions

...was $60 billion on the table last year in the combined value of various issues before the Legislature. BP is the biggest producer of North Slope oil and was the biggest spender on lobbying. It spent more than $4.7 million last year, almost...
Scientist: Cassava disease spread at alarming rate

...threatens to move west into Nigeria, the world's biggest producer of the potato-like root that helps feed 500 million...frightening - reaches West Africa and Nigeria, the biggest producer, you can just imagine the impact, the magnitude...
Aleut: A problem of geography

...Alaska-based companies, according to the Alaska Business Monthly. The magazine ranked The Aleut Corp. as the 15th biggest producer of revenue among companies based in the state. The extremely rapid growth came about through one of the regional...
State and local briefly remains stuck in a slump that began last winter. Only a handful of drilling rigs are working, and Alaska's big producers have no immediate plans to pick up activity. Oil companies, including BP Amoco, say they're not confident prices...
Wielechowski defends ACES tax

...the ACES tax credits to do the exploration that the big producers have not done. "The future of the North Slope is these...Those incentives are available for any company, and the big producers such as ConocoPhillips Co., BP p.l.c. and Exxon...


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