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My Turn: Negotiating the rapids of Arctic, Alaska oil and natural gas reserves

...major events occurring between 2006 and 2008 depict the increasing interest for access and control of oil /natural gas resources in the Arctic and its major passages. These three events are: the opening of the Northwest-East passage through...
Walker, lawmakers disagree on purpose of state gas board

...members) need to be particularly qualified... to lead the state's effort in developing our north slope natural gas resources," he said.Walker said during a news conference that he believes his three appointees are qualified for the job...
My Turn: Be careful what you vote for

...companies are not going to put the horse before the cart. They simply will not develop LNG until many more natural gas resources are proven available. The producers' real purpose in dangling the promise of a natural gas investment in front of...
My Turn: Alaska has given away the oil and gas farm - again TransCanada. Unfortunately, it looks to me like the state of Alaska as a sovereign and the owner of the oil and gas resource is assuming the most exposure and risk."Does this last line sound familiar? Remember Gov. Frank Murkowski's attempt...
Companies express support for gasline bill

...said his company believes the project, as things stand today, can compete in the Asian markets and to the extent the gas resource can be monetized, he said it behooves everyone involved to move forward expeditiously.The state has signed an agreement...
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Juneau Chamber talks commerce

...pipeline-builder TransCanada on the project."In my 50-year history ... we've never been this close to really seeing our gas resources developed," Bell said. "We're really excited about what's going on there."She went on to discuss expansion...
Comments sought on possible Arctic lease sale

...Mark Begich, D-Alaska, called Friday's announcement an important step toward developing the "massive" oil and gas resources in the Arctic Ocean and keeping oil flowing through the trans-Alaska pipeline for decades."Residents of the North...
AOGCC keeps eye on safety, maximum recovery

...plans for producing the fields, to ensure no oil and gas resources are lost due to rapid depletion schemes.An to ensure there is maximum recovery of the oil and gas resources, which leads the commission to review and approve field...
State appeals Interior denial of ANWR plan a low-impact winter seismic survey would improve the federal government's understanding of potential oil and gas resources in the coastal plain area of ANWR known as the "1002" area because it was reserved in Section 1002 of ANILCA for...
Alaska: ConocoPhillips' government and profit center

...owners of the resource, have a constitutional right to receive the maximum benefit from the development of our oil and gas resources. So why are we doing this? The answer given by our industry friendly legislators and the governor is to make Alaska...


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