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My Turn: Facts and rhetoric on oil tax reform

...incentives. Allowing corporations to take the billions they'll get from a reduced Alaska share, to spend on their foreign oil operations, isn't a fair partnership. Reasonable tax breaks should be earned by investing in Alaska.The Disappearing...
My Turn: No more

...30 years, Alaska's oil has fueled America's economic development and helped reduce our nation's dependence on foreign oil. As America looks toward renewable energy, Alaska is also working to develop its alternative energy sources, such...
Slack Tide: Alaskanukkah

...eight-candled Hanukkah menorah. Point is, aside from providing the first documented warning about over-reliance on foreign oil, Hanukkah holds little religious significance. This is perfect, as the prime purpose of Alaskanukkah will be supporting...
More Americans biking to avoid paying gas prices the environment. "Every additional person who rides their bike to work would start reducing our dependence on foreign oil immediately," said Tim Blumenthal, who heads the Bikes Belong Coalition in Boulder, Colo. Cycling to work is just...
Companies bid $53.9 million on petrol reserve leases

...Alaska director. "These resources will enhance domestic energy production in the future and decrease dependence on foreign oil sources." The NPR-A covers about 23.5 million acres of public land west of Prudhoe Bay and the Arctic National...
Sprawling Prudhoe Bay's falling oil production reflect trend across U.S.

...the need to be less dependent on foreign oil, the country is becoming even...they say will shake dependence on foreign oil, contending national security is at risk. "Our dependence on foreign oil is a direct threat to national...
My Turn: State can help with natural gas

...gas. That is bad from a national security and an economic point of view. Today we are nearly 60 percent reliant on foreign oil; is that where we want to be for natural gas 20 years from now? No right thinking policy maker would knowingly pursue...
Will market for North Slope gas exist by 2020? markets. In the midst of economic downturn, Americans focus on security issues. To help reduce dependence on foreign oil, gas-to-liquid becomes king. A large-scale gas-to-liquid plant is built and is producing in Alaska by 2009...
ANWR bill gets through committee; future uncertain

...miles from the existing trans-Alaska pipeline system. Meanwhile, he said, America is sending money overseas to buy foreign oil, leaving the nation vulnerable. "With modern technology, we can produce this oil for the good of this nation...
My Turn: Drilling in ANWR: Do the numbers add up?

...battles over the last drops of fossil fuel. Alaska's congressional delegation speaks of decreasing our dependence on foreign oil but ignores the reality that we cannot afford to continue burning fossil fuels at our current rate regardless of the...


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