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Evolution of Alaska's oil taxes

...expense of the oil producers, who were largely cut out of the benefits of higher prices. For example, in 2007 when crude oil prices were about $70 per barrel, ConocoPhillips, which reports income for Alaska operations, earned net revenues...
Senator: Oil export ban 'outdated relic' ties, improve economic efficiency, and enhance its posture around the globe," if it lifted a "de facto" ban on crude oil exports.According to the report, all it would take for some of that economic potential to be realized is the President...
Sea otters declared recovered from 1989 Exxon Valdez spill

...William Sound sea otters affected by crude oil spilled from the Exxon Valdez has...disaster.Sea otters feed on clams. Crude oil from the spill remained in sediment...million gallons of Alaska North Slope crude oil, strayed from shipping lanes on...
From the archives: Grounded tanker spills 270,000 barrels of oil off Alaska

...its hull Friday, gushing millions of gallons of thick crude oil into pristine Prince William Sound in the largest spill...about five miles from the ship as wind and tide pushed the crude oil into the sound and away from shore."This is the largest...
Group: Approval of Northern Gateway pipeline not worth the risk

...stamping the Joint Review Panel's recommendation. As proposed, a twin pipeline will carry more than 500,000 gallons of crude oil per day from Northern Alberta, through Northern British Columbia, to the deep-water port of Kitimat B.C. at the...
My Turn: SB 21: A definite maybe

...benefit greatly from a large increase in the price of crude oil, the state of Alaska not so much.The question is...gasoline. Hydroelectric power is a renewable resource. Crude oil is not.? Wallace H. Long is a longtime Juneau resident...
Fairbanks suspect in pipeline case to be released

...miles from Prudhoe Bay to Valdez. No one was previously charged in the incident.A pilot on Feb. 15, 1978, spotted crude oil spurting from the pipeline about six miles east of Fairbanks. Pipeline officials estimated that 12,000 to 14,000...
Firefighters keep Tyonek blaze away from oil and gas facilities; Interior fire moves away from TAPS to the fire management team, which is based in Palmer.On Wednesday, Hilcorp also took the precaution of draining crude oil storage tanks at the Granite Point production facility on Cook Inlet's west side.Meanwhile, the large Funny River...
ExxonMobil manager says work going well at Point Thomson contain 8 trillion cubic feet of natural gas, about 300 million barrels of gas condensate liquids, and traditional crude oil. It's also considered critical to development of a gas pipeline.Hagedorn noted the recent completion of a pipeline...
Opponents dominate oil train hearing in Spokane

...A proposal to ship North Dakota crude oil by train to Vancouver drew more opponents...imports. Under current federal law, crude oil extracted in the United States generally...handle up to 360,000 barrels of crude oil a day. Oil arriving by train would...


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