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ConocoPhillips: Oil prices won't impact investments Alaska Oil and Gas Association represents 14 oil- and gas-related companies operating in Alaska. CEO Kara Moriarty said "there's not a hard and fast rule of what happens to industry projects when oil prices decline," but that...
Walker's opening choices are hard ones

...Walker also has said he is not interested in starting over or in slowing down efforts to make a gas line a reality.Kara Moriarty, executive director of the Alaska Oil and Gas Association, doesn't want delays, either. She said she's optimistic...
Oil-tax opponents vow to monitor industry promises

...within the Department of Revenue, an independent board aimed at assessing a fair tax for companies and government.Kara Moriarty, president of the Alaska Oil and Gas Association, a trade group, said companies already are spending more money...
Big Oil almost erases decline for FY 2014

...more oil to the state."Proof of this concept is now out for everyone to see; oil tax reform is working," said Kara Moriarty, president and CEO of the Alaska Oil and Gas Association. "More production also means more royalties going into...
Slope drilling reached record level in 2014

...season was 11 rigs compared to an average of 7.8 rigs working last winter.Alaska Oil and Gas Association President Kara Moriarty credited the increase in activity to the Legislature's passage in April 2013 of Senate Bill 21, which changed the...
AOGA has problems with Parnell oil tax bill

...Gov. Sean Parnell's plan to overhaul the state's oil tax structure.The trade group's executive director, Kara Moriarty, said Friday that it's clear Parnell has a vision for Alaska's future. However, "we do not believe the bill...
More Alaska Production Act is signed into law

...more investment would come to the state to increase production," Alaska Oil and Gas Association executive director Kara Moriarty told the Empire. "Without question, the bill is better than our current tax structure."The bill would enact tax...
State releases oil tax regs

...companies change their development plans specifically to cause drainage.The regulations were released last week. Kara Moriarty, executive director of the Alaska Oil and Gas Association, said by email that her group was still reviewing them...
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AOGCC keeps eye on safety, maximum recovery of Alaska if there is drilling near where people live.Many in industry are not happy with the new proposals. Kara Moriarty, executive director of the Alaska Oil and Gas Association, said the AOGCC's proposals would be the toughest "fracking...
House GOP independent on oil tax, budget

...Gas Association also fired a shot across the bow of Parnell's proposal Friday.In an email, Executive Director Kara Moriarty provided AOGA's initial comments, which read in part: "While we support some provisions of his new tax policy...


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