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House passes fuel tax by a hair

...division, which cleans up about 2,000 crude oil and refined fuel spills of a 5 cent-per-barrel tax on crude oil, but with steadily declining North...2104 caused by refined fuel and not crude oil, Munoz said it's more fair for...
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Shell's $70 billion takeover could herald wave of mergers

...a barrel, and many need $40 to $60 to break even so we could see more of these deals."The international price of crude oil has plunged from over $115 a barrel last summer to a low around $45 before recovering somewhat in recent weeks to trade...
Oil council: Shale won't last, Arctic drilling needed now

...Arctic has the biggest share of oil and gas together, the U.S. and Russia are thought to have about the same amount of crude oil - 35 billion barrels. That's about 5 years' worth of U.S. consumption and 15 years of U.S. imports.The council's...
Oil prices jump almost 5 percent as tensions mount in Yemen

...president to flee.U.S. crude rose $2.22, or 4.5 percent, to close at $51.43 a barrel in New York. U.S. crude oil has jumped 17 percent since hitting a low of $43.96 a barrel a week ago.It was the first time the benchmark U.S...
My Turn: Alaskan can safely exit the Arctic oil rapids the Alyeska Pipeline Service Company estimates low crude oil flow rates through the TAPS below 600,000 barrels per...pipeline corrosion by potential water drop out from crude oil, ice formation, wax precipitation, deposition and displacement...
North Pole Refinery tax assessment cut by more than half

...expecting the assessed value of the refinery to decrease because its owner, Flint Hills Resources Alaska, quit refining crude oil in June. The company continues to use the property as a fuel distribution terminal.The Fairbanks North Star Borough...
North Pole Refinery tax assessment cut by more than half and buildings at less than half of what they were worth last year.Flint Hills Resources Alaska stopped refining crude oil at the plant in June.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported the lower assessment will mean sharply reduced tax revenue...
Responders address cleanup of North Slope spill

ANCHORAGE - Responders have recovered nearly 4,000 gallons of crude oil, water and other fluids from a pipeline leak at a Hillcorp Alaska production site on the North Slope.The Alaska Department of...
State says Obama is breaking promise on Arctic refuge

...refuge coastal plain to drilling. The desire for new finds has grown more acute with the price of Alaska North Slope crude oil falling drastically and state government facing billions less in revenue.Drilling advocates contend language in a 1980...
My Turn: Protecting Alaska through carbon sculpting

...leaves, natural gas, bio-fuel, crude oil or coal. Forest fires and even volcanoes...some of the sulfur is removed from crude oil (it is called low-sulfur fuel...heat of the Earth were rendered into crude oil and natural gas, and they began...


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