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My Turn: Why I vetoed $200 million in oil tax credits

...oil and gas company may receive a credit for a portion of each dollar they spend exploring for or developing our oil and gas resources. The credit is used to reduce the company's production tax liability to the state. The idea is that a company...
Feds eye oil, gas drilling off East Coast, Alaska, Gulf

...prices."Scott Ross, associate director of the New Jersey Petroleum Council, said the last data on potential oil and gas resources off the central and southern Atlantic coasts is 30 years old. He supports exploration as a way to see if economically...
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...
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...
Begich, Parnell exchange words over reserve

...results for Alaska. The upcoming decision on NPR-A is critical to development of Alaska's on- and offshore oil and gas resources. That's why the state needs to be at the table to help get the best decision."There has been speculation...
Ratify the Law of the Sea Treaty

...Survey study, the total undiscovered conventional oil and gas resources in the Arctic is estimated to be of the order of...Almost one-fourth of the world's undiscovered oil and gas resources are expected to lie in the Arctic - almost all of...
The next step for Alaska?

...has an agenda to stop development of Alaska's oil and gas resources.Yet Obama has dismissed the objections of environmentalists...further development of scientific information on the oil and gas resource potential in these areas and further study of potential...


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