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Lawmakers pleased with trip to D.C.

...including an ExxonMobil consultant who spoke on Arctic energy issues, University of Alaska Fairbanks Vice Chancellor Mark Myers, Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall, and Adam Sieminski, administrator of the U.S. Energy Information Administration...
Myers: UAF's research is focused on future

ANCHORAGE - Gaps in knowledge are a target for University of Alaska Fairbanks research, says Mark Myers, vice chancellor for research at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.Myers, who oversees administration of the university's...
Oil tax credit zipping through Senate

...much their production declined. The state's usual royalty share is 12.5 percent. Oil and Gas Division Director Mark Myers said the hope is that by letting companies keep more of the oil they produce, they will delay shutting down the platforms...
Alaska editorial: If oil drops, we'll have to help pay for services

...likely could need to spend Permanent Fund earnings or impose a personal income or sales tax to preserve public services. Mark Myers, former director of the Division of Oil and Gas at the Department of Natural Resources, recently talked about his fear...
Alaska Digest

...for decades have supplied fuel to heat and power Anchorage, the Matanuska-Susitna Borough and the Kenai Peninsula. Mark Myers, state oil and gas director, said other factors that might be attracting drillers include the relatively abundant and...
Governor plans road from Chignik to King Salmon

...salmon runs. The state lease sale has not been arranged, but oil and gas officials hope that it will happen in 2005. Mark Myers, director of the state Oil and Gas Division, said there is a potential for hundreds of millions of barrels of oil to...
Lawmakers listen to gas pipeline criticism

...administration's strategy, Alaskans also could end up with "billions of dollars of unnecessary and unfortunate risk," said Mark Myers, the state's former gas director. Myers left the Department of Natural Resources with his boss, Irwin, and five...
Agency seeks funds to cover increased oilfield activity

JUNEAU -- Oil production is up, state officials say, but success comes with a price. Mark Myers, director of the Division of Oil and Gas, told a legislative committee Thursday he needs $500,000 more next year, partly...
Is oil a renewable resource? process, but not hot enough to toast the carbon-bearing gases Gold thinks are bubbling to the Earth's crust. Mark Myers, staff geologist for Arco Alaska, said Gold's hypothesis has ``severe chemical problems,'' and simply can't...
Doubts aired about Point Thomson oil, gas field lawsuit settlement

...owners, trying to force them to develop the field."It's the largest remaining crown jewel on state land," said Mark Myers, a former director of the Division of Oil and Gas, of the undeveloped field.The field's operator, Exxon Mobil...


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