Walker interviews for cabinet positions

...and was the national director of the U.S. Geologic Survey from 2006 to 2009. He also led the Alaska Division of Oil and Gas from 2001 to 2005.The rest of Walker's appointments will be announced at his inauguration Dec. 1. He said he found...
Walker names first Cabinet picks

...Resources commissioner and Randall Hoffbeck as Revenue commissioner.Myers is a former director of the state Division of Oil and Gas and U.S. Geological Survey who most recently has served as vice chancellor of research at the University of Alaska...
Alaska North Slope lease sale takes in $54.5M

...according to the state Division of Oil and Gas.Dallas-based Caelus Energy was...subsidiary of Denver-based Armstrong Oil and Gas, was high bidder on 80 tracts at...anchors the area.Division of Oil and Gas director Bill Barron said Colville...
Stakeholder to sell holdings in oil rig

...authority and an Ezion subsidiary are developing a major oil and gas production and processing facility at the Mustang Field...bullish on Cook Inlet, and are in discussions on potential oil and gas production facilities in addition to a potential new...
Are low oil prices good for the environment?

...shortage now looks to be a surplus."It was a net negative from a climate perspective," says Andrew Logan, director of oil and gas programs at the environmental group Ceres. "It locked us into long-term dependence on oil."Scientists say that...
State works to link veterans with employers

...with construction and support services for Alaska's oil and gas industry."Just about every job you can imagine in the military is reflected again in the oil and gas field," including security, administration, pipe-fitting...
The Alaskan Idiot's Guide To: The 2014 midterm elections

...biggest areas of state government - code for health care and education.Walker has said he plans to take a harder line on oil and gas issues than Parnell. Walker opposed the recent oil tax reforms, and he said he won't be afraid to make changes to...
My Turn: We can do better

...Department of Natural Resources, settling the Pt. Thomson litigation and working tirelessly to successfully reinvigorate oil and gas production in Cook Inlet.Fellow Alaskans, experience matters. Our life's experiences define who we are. Barack...
Empire Editorial: On second thought, vote yes on 4

...the standard that has applied to oil and gas exploration for 40 years ? avoiding...inserted one additional step for oil and gas developers seeking drilling permits...standard-a standard that has applied to oil and gas activities for 40 years - and applies...
My Turn: Let's talk honestly about oil

...natural resources, to make Alaska a better place. We've made a good start: from reforming tax policies and credits for oil and gas through Senate Bill 21; to crafting a Salmon Production Development tax credit through Senate Bill 71; to making all...


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