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My Turn: Alaska has given away the oil and gas farm - again

...plant to TransCanada. Unfortunately, it looks to me like the state of Alaska as a sovereign and the owner of the oil and gas resource is assuming the most exposure and risk."Does this last line sound familiar? Remember Gov. Frank Murkowski's...
Comments sought on possible Arctic lease sale

...Mark Begich, D-Alaska, called Friday's announcement an important step toward developing the "massive" oil and gas resources in the Arctic Ocean and keeping oil flowing through the trans-Alaska pipeline for decades."Residents of the...
AOGCC keeps eye on safety, maximum recovery

...plans for producing the fields, to ensure no oil and gas resources are lost due to rapid depletion schemes.An example...AOGCC is to ensure there is maximum recovery of the oil and gas resources, which leads the commission to review and approve...
State appeals Interior denial of ANWR plan

...gathered in a low-impact winter seismic survey would improve the federal government's understanding of potential oil and gas resources in the coastal plain area of ANWR known as the "1002" area because it was reserved in Section 1002 of ANILCA...
Alaska's North Slope and LNG: North America's energy bridge to Asia

...availability to construct roads and production facilities, have the potential to stymie the development of North Slope oil and gas resources. While some of these hindrances are amenable to solutions, including further advances in technology, an altogether...
Alaska: ConocoPhillips' government and profit center

...owners of the resource, have a constitutional right to receive the maximum benefit from the development of our oil and gas resources. So why are we doing this? The answer given by our industry friendly legislators and the governor is to make...
Alaska unveils plan to assess gas, oil in ANWR

...have engaged in a debate about the wildlife and oil and gas resources on and underneath the 1002 Area. Unfortunately, ANWR's oil and gas resources have been estimated using archaic 2D seismic data...
Rep. Les Gara hasn't ruled out run for governor in 2014

...can do a lot better than we're doing," in areas like supporting public education and developing the state's oil and gas resources without giving them away, Gara said.Parnell was elected governor in 2010 after inheriting the office when Gov...
Alaska's need to be front and center in national energy production

...when we make a more significant contribution to U.S. energy production by responsibly developing our enormous oil and gas resources to meet America's energy needs.
Salazar announces 'targeted leasing' in Arctic

...potential with safety and environmental considerations, Salazar said."Our goal is to maximize the availability of oil and gas resources in those areas that we are making available for leasing while minimizing conflict with potentially environmentally...


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