Walker uses veto ax on oil tax credits

...Bill Walker is limiting the amount available to pay for oil and gas tax credits this fiscal year, saying Wednesday that...forward.Kara Moriarty, president and CEO of the Alaska Oil and Gas Association, said the group takes Walker at his word...
Kayak protesters detained after trying to stop Shell oil rig

...Activists say they are concerned about the risks of an oil spill in the remote Arctic waters and the effects that tapping new oil and gas reserves will have on global warming.Activists also have chained themselves twice to a support ship in Bellingham...
My Turn: Why I'm restoring Alaska Hire requirements

...higher than the national average, as a result of sharply declining public sector employment and some layoffs in the oil and gas sector. Relatively low oil prices mean depressed capital budgets, and depressed oil company investments may remain...
Michael Allan McIntosh

...on to spend another four years in Texas, Louisiana, and Oklahoma learning the complexities of finding and producing oil and gas.In the mid-1960's, Michael's food industry connections led him to a job establishing distributorships for A...
US oil and natural gas rig count drops by 9 to 859

...miscellaneous. A year ago, with oil prices nearly double the current levels, 1,854 rigs were active.Among major oil- and gas-producing states, Alaska, Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Ohio, Texas, Utah and West Virginia each declined by...
Residents rank 3 state services as low priority

...for people to consider, including income taxes, sales taxes, using the Permanent Fund as an endowment, reviewing oil and gas taxes and considering a state lottery.Cuts and fiscal restraint will be critical, but cutting down to a sustainable...
Oil and gas turn their backs on coal as climate deal nears

...carbon emissions draws closer, oil and gas companies are increasingly talking...our part," six major European oil and gas companies including Royal Dutch...Resources Defense Council.Now the oil and gas executives are trying to be part...
Protester leaves Shell ship; one remains

...said consumers will still need fossil fuels during a transition to other energy sources, and he would rather rely on oil and gas extracted in the U.S. under federal regulations than from foreign sources.Earlier this month, hundreds of activists...
Gov. Walker seeks input to balance state budget

...taxes like those on fuel, fish or alcohol, don't really general significant new revenue. Increasing state taxes on oil and gas production won't move the needle much, either, Hoffbeck said.Tapping Permanent Fund earningsThe only tool that...
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Spanish company moves forward with North Slope oil field

...Alaska's North Slope.Repsol and Denver-based Armstrong Oil and Gas announced Tuesday that it's too early to provide figures...external relations coordinator at the state Division of Oil and Gas, said the companies have conducted a detailed exploration...


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