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My Turn: In Alaska elections, your vote counts

...25 percent of U.S. production. Today that number has slipped to 7 percent even though Alaska's oil and natural gas deposits account for almost 30 percent of the nation's energy reserves. The reason is ACES.In a state where oil funds 90...
Hagel says nations must avoid conflict in Arctic

...the Arctic's lucrative oil and gas deposits, he added: "Throughout human...Russia greater access to the oil and gas deposits.But it will take money and resources...and 30 percent of undiscovered gas deposits. Until recently, however, areas...
Arctic states open council to China, India, SKorea

...Officials estimate the Arctic holds 13 percent of the world's undiscovered oil reserves, and 30 percent of undiscovered gas deposits.Ministers suggested the inclusion of the energy-hungry nations at the Arctic Council will force them to uphold the...
Critics lukewarm on US plans in Arctic region

...officials estimate the Arctic holds 13 percent of the world's undiscovered oil reserves and 30 percent of undiscovered gas deposits. Until recently, however, the resources that could reap hundreds of billions of dollars in revenues were frozen over...
Alaska Editorial: Lofty Language: President's Arctic policy sets an expansive tone

...Circle are estimated to contain about 13 percent of the globe's undiscovered oil and 30 percent of its undiscovered gas deposits, along with large amounts of minerals."These estimates have inspired fresh ideas for commercial initiatives and...
Murkowski unveils energy plan

...opening up part of the "1002 area" of ANWR, a 1.5-million-acre coastal plain suspected to be rich in oil and gas deposits."Energy 20/20" calls for just 2,000 acres of the 1002 area to be opened up for oil and gas exploration and production...
Pro: Prosperity lies in the huge oil and gas deposits

WASHINGTON - The United States relies on foreign oil for nearly 65 percent of the oil we use - and the level of imports is rising. Energy independence, it is not.
BP pursues methane energy deposits

...FAIRBANKS - BP is launching an effort to map methane gas deposits beneath the North Slope tundra that geologists believe could dwarf Alaska's natural gas deposits. Armed with $13.27 million in federal grant money...
Firm gets aerial aid in seismic work in Kenai

...Buccaneer Alaska.Buccaneer is hoping the seismic work will eventually give it a better idea where oil and natural gas deposits are on the central Kenai Peninsula.Right now, work is underway north of the Kenai Spur Highway on land owned by the...
Keeping gas pipeline in state is best option

...approach holds greater profit-making potential for the private gas owners involved because the Delta's considerable gas deposits could also be marketed through the resulting pipeline to the Lower 48, yielding greater bang for each dollar invested...


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