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My Turn: SB 21: A definite maybe

...Alaska is not in the picture. The oil companies, unlike the members of our legislature, think long-term. The oil executives are deeply aware that total oil reserves in the world are being depleted at a rapid rate. This is going to push up...
Before Gulf spill, Shell touted Arctic drilling safety

Shell Oil executives assured Alaska legislators earlier this year that they could drill safely offshore in the state's pristine Arctic waters. A...
A supertanker voyage through the Northwest Passage

...Strait), the Manhattan proved the possibility of moving oil year-round through the Northwest Passage. But Humble oil executives concluded the pipeline was a cheaper way to go.Reflecting upon the journey now, Helfferich said that with recent...
Oil executives talk of Stevens' support in video

During a secret meeting to discuss what prosecutors say was a dirty deal to keep Alaska oil taxes low, two oil contractors said they had a powerful ally coming to town who could help build support for the plan: Sen. Ted Stevens.
Former oil executives optimistic about natural gas pipeline bids

Former oil company executives see hopeful signs in the results of bidding for a natural gas pipeline tapping Alaska's North Slope reserves.
Murkowski, Binkley see support from big industry

...spending thousands of dollars to keep her opponents in the race. Sound off on the important issues at Mining and oil executives are opening their wallets to try to get Gov. Frank Murkowski re-elected, while the transportation and tourism...
Antitrust lawyer says big oil is blocking gas line

...blocking North Slope gas development. Sound off on the important issues of the week at Oil executives denied the charge. They pointed to a proposed agreement before the Alaska Legislature that could soon prompt their...
Knowles starts European trip to promote tourism

...showing off Alaska fish and attend a huge global tourism trade fair in Berlin. While in London, Knowles will meet with oil executives, including BP chief executive John Browne. The trip had been scheduled for last fall but was delayed by the Sept...
This Day in History

...the fifth time, The Petroleum Club of Anchorage, consisting of male oil industry executives, voted to bar women oil executives from membership. In the nation In 1777, British forces under Gen. John Burgoyne surrendered to American troops...
State to honor oil tax agreements a conference of the Alaska Support Industry Alliance in Anchorage. Murkowski was trying to calm the concerns of oil executives after announcing earlier this month that the state would group six satellite fields with the giant Prudhoe Bay field...


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