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Murkowski ready to lead Senate Energy Committee

...stage. "If you think about the areas we have seen a real bump up for our nation's economy, it has been in the energy sector. The chance that we will have as a country with a Republican majority, my ability to set the agenda as chair of the...
Labor Dept. gets $3.6M for energy sector job training and renewable energy industries. Numerous agencies and boards will work together as the Alaska State Energy Sector Partnership to increase the supply of workers with skills to support the energy-efficiency and renewable energy industries...
Sullivan says he backs state minimum wage measure

...economy and supporting its workers and businesses. He said continued efforts are also needed to support Alaska's energy sector, streamline state and federal regulations and make the tax system more competitive.His position on the state minimum...
Global, national economics influence Alaska

...street in the North Slope with the passage of the bill."Still, Conerly is cautious about future prospects of the energy sector in Alaska that's dependent on oil taxes and revenue."It wasn't very long ago that oil was at $40 and even...
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Oil Taxes or Education - A Clear Choice

...create jobs, including but not limited to, the oil industry. Creation of high tech jobs and jobs in the renewable energy sector, such as jobs to develop our wind and geothermal resources, are an opportunity for our state's economy to grow...
Oil flow decline key factor in oil tax reform investment in Iran, the world's largest state sponsor of terrorism. One of the larger investors in Iran's energy sector was Norway and its state-owned energy company. It took years of pressure from the United States before they finally...
Fight brews over private stake in a Mexican icon share in a percentage of the oil they find, or revenue from it. "Mexico cannot delay the transformation of its energy sector any longer," Sen. David Penchyna wrote in a recent newspaper column. "The economic premises are outdated, but...
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Big win for big oil from judges not judging

...lawsuit. If it weren't for the unrelated disaster along the Gulf Coast, you would see more cheering about it from the energy sector. The funny thing is that the companies won because appellate judges with conflicts of interest, presumably because...
My Turn: From a 'sucked orange' to ripe for the picking Over the years, Alaskans have made large contributions to our country. This has been most obvious in Alaska's energy sector, which provides more than 14 percent of the nation's total crude oil production. Once again, Alaskans have a historic...
200 attend state's first renewable energy conference

...advocacy group that promotes renewable energy in the state. "We did this to show Alaskans the opportunities in the clean energy sector, both in renewables and energy efficiency," said Chris Rose, REAP's executive director. "We see venture capitalists...


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