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Oil and gas turn their backs on coal as climate deal nears'," Schmidt said.However, many environmental advocacy groups are suspicious of the motives behind the oil-and-gas industry's attacks on coal and don't want any of them to influence climate policy.They note that instead of heeding...
Norway's king opens drilling conference

...established by the Norwegian government and its oil and gas companies. A goal for the group is to promote the Norwegian oil and gas industry in overseas markets.Norway already has interest in the Chukchi Sea off Alaska's northwest coast. Statoil...
Legislature confirms most of Walker's picks

...against Gallagher's confirmation, arguing that his experience in labor law and contracting, even though in the oil and gas industry, did not fit well with the highly-technical regulatory decisions needed at the oil and gas conservation commission...
State | AK legislature
Exxon CEO talks Arctic oil drilling

...element. And that's probably the most challenging element for us. But I would also say it is not unique to the oil and gas industry. Airlines have human competency problems. Railroads have human competency problems. Everyone has human competency...
Prefiled bills in plain English

...Rep. Bob Lynn, R-Anchorage - Establishes March 13 of each year as Alaska Oil and Gas Day, in honor of the oil and gas industry.? HB 51 - Rep. Bob Herron, D-Bethel - Classifies the painkiller tramadol as a controlled substance.? HB...
Local | AK legislature
State faces $3.5B deficit amid lower oil prices

...prices and less revenue in the short term, "our long-term view is optimistic.""Greater investment by the oil and gas industry on the North Slope and solid performance of state investments makes Alaska's overall financial health sound...
Three tugs being built for Arctic work

...shipyard has done work in both aluminum and steel fabrication previously.The new ships will meet a push in the oil and gas industry for vessels that meet high safety standards and are less than 30 years old.The Arctic tugs will have the American...
My Turn: Vote 'no' for Alaska's long-term future

...economic landscape with ample employment opportunity for ourselves and our posterity. Our current direction for the oil and gas industry is the correct one for the long haul. It is the right mix of reasonable tax revenue and inducement for investment...
Some answers on oil taxes

...have reacted to the new business climate for the oil and gas industry in Alaska.They said a methodology change in how...industry has in this state. We need to have a healthy oil and gas industry in this state to continue.Pawlowski: One more...
Juneau Chamber talks commerce

...International Airport. Bell spent the first portion of her speech talking about a strong business climate in the oil and gas industry under the new oil tax system - referred to by Republican Gov. Sean Parnell's administration as the More Alaska...


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