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Firefighters keep Tyonek blaze away from oil and gas facilities; Interior fire moves away from TAPS on Cook Inlet's west side away from the Beluga gas field and Chugach Electric Association's Beluga power plant...ConocoPhillips is the Beluga field operator. The Beluga gas field supplies gas to Chugach Electric Association's Beluga...
ExxonMobil manager says work going well at Point Thomson

...companies working on the project were based in Alaska, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.Primarily a natural gas field, Point Thomson is 60 miles east of Prudhoe Bay and 22 miles east of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline. It's estimated...
Palin defends Alaska oil tax structure she championed

...the law's passage from more rigs on the North Slope and more than 1,000 new jobs at Point Thomson, a major oil and gas field that certain companies have an obligation to work to develop under a settlement with the state.Leighow said the new...
Exxon receives gas field extension

...North Slope's Point Thomson oil and gas field, the Department of Natural Resources...Slope's second largest natural gas field, after Prudhoe Bay, and lawmakers...unmet obligations to develop the gas field. The plan included a promise to...
Dispute over oil, gas field development continues

...for decades on developing the Point Thomson oil and gas field, and now the state should strip them of their leases...Thomson is the North Slope's second largest natural gas field, after Prudhoe Bay. Oil companies led by Exxon, the...
Doubts aired about Point Thomson oil, gas field lawsuit settlement

...administration may have made a bad decision when it agreed to settle a long-running case over the valuable Point Thomson oil and gas field on the North Slope, the Senate Judiciary Committee was told Friday.Gov. Sean Parnell recently announced a settlement...
Exxon ratchets up the heat in gas field fight

...has ended cooperation with the state of Alaska on studying how much natural gas can be taken from a disputed North Slope gas field, upping the stakes in a battle that could help or hurt Gov. Sara Palin's ability to get the state a gas line. Sound...
Exxon moves forward disputed gas field

Exxon Mobil Corp. has hired contractors with plans to begin work on an oil and gas field the state of Alaska wants to take back. The state's Department of Natural Resources rejected Exxon Mobil's most recent development...
Governor's 'Captain Zero' image (mostly) undeserved

...massive investment with a bullet gas pipeline to the Railbelt. Court fights over development of the Point Thomson oil and gas field will also demand decisions. Next August, Parnell must face Rep. John Harris and possibly other Republicans in the 2010...
Alaska Editorial: A big gas line remains possible, fiscal stability necessary tip the balance.The other news that bodes well for the big line comes from far to the north, at the Point Thomson gas field east of Prudhoe Bay. Exxon Mobil is working away on the field and last week flew in a group of legislators to view the...


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