Walker interviews for cabinet positions

...Revenue from current Commissioner Angela Rodell, who has been in the position since last year. Hoffbeck served as the North Slope Borough's chief financial officer from 2006 to 2011, and as borough Mayor Charlotte Brower's chief of staff in...
Hilcorp acquires LNG plant that supplies Fairbanks

...Authority financed the first phase as part of the state-sponsored Interior Energy Project, which has a goal of trucking North Slope LNG south by late 2016.The Point MacKenzie plant in southcentral Alaska is the only option for getting gas to interior...
NASA: No excessive methane emissions from Alaska

...from 2012. Emissions from Interior Alaska's boreal forest regions were "noticeably larger" than those from the North Slope's tundra, said the published report.The CARVE project is one of three airborne missions being conducted by NASA...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for Nov. 24, 2014

...production glut and diminished demand overseas, where foreign economies are slumping. The average price of Alaska North Slope crude has dropped from more than $110 per barrel in June to less than $80 per barrel today.Alaska's state budget...
Walker names first Cabinet picks

...a petroleum property assessor for the state and as a North Slope Borough finance director.Walker takes office Dec...pursuing the project with TransCanada Corp. and the North Slope's major players - BP, Exxon Mobil Corp. and ConocoPhillips...
Parnell throws in the towel

...the process for pursuing one set up by Parnell's administration and approved by the Legislature, which involves the North Slope's three major oil producers and TransCanada Corp., which would own at least part of the state's interest in the...
Alaska North Slope lease sale takes in $54.5M

...bids Wednesday for tracts on the North Slope.The sale leased 254 tracts covering...onshore property on the central North Slope, according to preliminary sale...Barron said, with bids across the North Slope. "They've now secured a fairly...
Duck stamp legislation passes with exemption

...access to post offices and the Internet.The provision Congressman Young spearheaded has received support from numerous rural and Alaska Native organizations, including the Association of Village Council Presidents and the North Slope Borough.
Alaska LNG Project team ready to work with Walker

...on the plan to export liquefied North Slope gas.Britton is stationed in the...first one that all three major North Slope producers have bought into.Along...would share ownership of the North Slope processing facility and the 800-mile...
BP: Deal with Hilcorp completed

JUNEAU - BP has closed the sale of its interests in four North Slope oil fields to Hilcorp.BP president for Alaska operations Janet Weiss made the announcement Wednesday.The company announced...


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