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Bering Straits Native Corp. seeks land for future Arctic port

The prospect of new port facilities in Western Alaska will rely heavily on Arctic oil and gas development, according to a recent Northern Economics study.Commissioned by Bering Straits Native Corp. and marine services company Crowely...
Empire Editorial: Weeding out the invasives

...the University of Alaska Cooperative Extension Service, "the growing tourism industry in Alaska, as well as oil and gas development, international trade and a burgeoning human population all contribute to an increase in invasive plant introduction...
Agency mulls managing private refuge development

...or ANILCA, and the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, which they say apply unique provisions for nonfederal oil and gas development to lands in Alaska within refuge boundaries. Provisions of the laws were put in place "to protect the property...
Former Juneau lawmaker heads for D.C.

...according to Caldwell's email, was participating in a Washington, D.C., Resources for the Future panel on oil and gas development in the Arctic. Kerttula did not return a call for comment on this story Tuesday.? Contact reporter Matt Woolbright...
State | Local
More proof that production isn't a priority for Obama administration

...interested in pressing hard on oil and gas development.Now there's fresh data...Congress, issued a report about oil and gas development on federal and non-federal...these days when it comes to oil and gas development.Oil production from federal...
Alaska Editorial: Lawsuit over denied ANWR plan is the right move

...and gas potential will convince Congress and a future president -President Obama will never do it - to allow oil and gas development in the coastal plain.We're arguing over an area that Congress has already recognized as having high energy...
Initiative hearings, securities things to watch

...operation were "wrongfully enjoined or restrained." An industrial operation would include construction, timber and oil and gas development activities.Upon the bill's passage in the House earlier this month, Feige, in a statement, said the bill...
State | AK legislature
Young talks states' rights, oil and gas development

KENAI - Republican Congressman Don Young spoke to a full house at Wednesday's Kenai and Soldotna joint chamber luncheon. He addressed attendees about the lack of "positive action in Washington, D.C.
State | AK legislature
Helfinstine receives the Coast Guard Commander's Award for 35 Years of Civilian Service

...have included the Ketchikan/Gravina Access, ConocoPhillips CD-5 Colville River Bridge (providing access for oil and gas development within the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska), Knik Arm Crossing, as well as numerous other projects facilitating...
ConocoPhillips to reopen Kenai LNG plant, resume exports

...of gas available to meet local needs through at least 2018, we're seeing the kind of job growth responsible oil and gas development can provide."The federal agency had agreed earlier that ConocoPhillips could export to nations that are in...
State | AK legislature


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