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More proof that production isn't a priority for Obama administration

...those now in it, most likely - should champion if the U.S. is to further strengthen its status as a leading oil and gas producer.The Keystone announcement, meanwhile, brought a cascade of criticism, especially from the U.S. Senate, where...
SB 21 moves closer to 2014 primary ballot

...requirement.SB 21 - which passed the House and Senate during the last session - would give tax breaks to oil and gas producers. Supporters of the bill, including Gov. Sean Parnell, say it would spur economic growth by encouraging gas and...
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Division of Elections certifies SB 21 petition

...were qualified. SB 21 - which passed the House and Senate during the last session - would give tax breaks to oil and gas producers. State statute gives opponents 30 days from the date of certification to challenge the petition in Superior Court...
Buccaneer Energy begins drilling Cosmo well

...will then be perforated and flow tested."If successfully tested, the well will be temporary abandoned as a future gas producer," the statement said.The rig was initially meant to stay in Homer for a few days when it arrived last August.However...
Valdez plans big campaign against gas line

...the group behind efforts to advance the line, to get to an open season. An open season is a period during which gas producers commit to using a pipeline, so officials can determine if there is sufficient interest for a project to move forward...
Oil tax repeal petition drive to end on July 13

...repeal Senate Bill 21, a piece of legislation that intends to encourage economic growth by cutting taxes for oil and gas producers.A website for Vote Yes! Repeal the Giveaway says that the petitioners have gathered 28,000 signatures so far...
An insulting ploy from oil companies try overtly to convince (or coerce?) the constitutional owners of these resources (Alaskans) that the oil-gas producers will be hurt by sharing a reasonable percentage of their inordinate profits over the next 30 to 40 years, is an insult...
Alaska Editorial: Gas line supporters need public support

...contract negotiated with the major North Slope oil and gas producers. He says the reaction at public hearings this month...take some lessons in political reality for the oil and gas producers. What they see as a fair business deal may be contrary...
White House opposes tax credit for gas line Alaska Republican, convinced the Senate to put the tax credit in its version of the energy bill. The bill says gas producers from northern Alaska should get a tax credit when gas prices fall below $3.25 per million British thermal units...
My Turn: State can help with natural gas

...diversify our infrastructure. This project's design and financing costs are staggering. In the last three years gas producers spent over $125 million just to evaluate the project. Actual design and permitting could cost another $750 million...


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