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Coast Guard braces for Arctic drilling protests

...response of its own.Protests would likely take place in Seattle or Dutch Harbor, two staging areas for the summer offshore oil exploration effort in the Arctic. "We're going to have what we call 'deployable specialized forces,' a force of small...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-03-18/coast-guard-braces-arctic-drilling-prot
State
Alaska to show its support for drilling

...Sean Parnell said the state intends to show its support of a federal decision allowing Shell to proceed with offshore oil exploration. The governor said the state will intervene in a lawsuit brought by environmental groups challenging the decision...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122109/reg_537993346.shtml
New EPA permits set stage for drill work

...in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner: Shell's lengthy effort to obtain an air quality permits for its Arctic offshore oil exploration equipment appears to be nearing success. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency issued permits for the...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-09-25/new-epa-permits-set-stage-drill-work
Opinion
Oil spill shouldn't end offshore drilling

...we now have a disaster of unprecedented proportions. We cannot forget, however, that the overall history of offshore oil exploration has been a good and remarkably safe one. This accident shouldn't permanently halt offshore exploration for...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/050510/opi_634063776.shtml
Opinion
Congratulations to Kincaid, Harboview's Geo Bee champion

"The Gulf of Guinea is a major offshore oil exploration and drilling zone off the west coast of what continent?" was the geographic question that determined Conor Kincaid, fifth-grader...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121408/nei_367458642.shtml
Inside the numbers: politics of oil

...Americans are clear. Stateside, John McCain's proposal that states be allowed to make their own decisions about offshore oil exploration and drilling has given his campaign an interesting boost in the Sunshine State. McCain's ally, environmentalist...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070808/opi_301335294.shtml
Outside editorial: Rein in speculators

...anti-energy speculation bill approved quickly, but GOP lawmakers are trying to add amendments that would spur offshore oil exploration, a move Reid opposes. There's no doubting the need for more domestic oil production, but authorizing more...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072808/opi_310532664.shtml
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