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...what's best for all Alaskans when we don't even know what's accurately going on.Q: Besides advocating for oil exploration in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, how do you buck Democratic party lines?A: I am yes for Proposition 1...
Begich warns loss of Coastal Management Program could harm chances for arctic oil exploration

...warning of the consequences of letting Coastal Management expire. "Their inaction on coastal zone management has put oil exploration in the arctic at risk," Begich said. Authorization for the state's Coastal Management program expires at the...
Support oil exploration

...studied, mapped, photographed and finger printed. Please, if you care about the environment and our future, support oil exploration and harvesting of hydrocarbons wherever they are found.Steven C BowhayJuneau
My Turn: Vote 'Yes' to restore Alaska as an owner state

...job growth? It turns out that under ACES, oil company profits, oil capital investment, oil sector employment, oil exploration, and the number of oil companies conducting exploration, all were growing under ACES. This is because Alaska has...
Natural gas, oil exploration top administration agenda

...Creating a friendly environment for oil exploration by independent companies, continuing...session, the Legislature passed an oil exploration tax credit to induce companies...the largest disincentives to oil exploration is the continued existence of...
Shell says no fleet headed to Unalaska

ANCHORAGE - Shell Oil says reports of a fleet of oil exploration vessels headed to Dutch Harbor are incorrect. Shell spokesman Curtis Smith said the company has no ships headed that way, and...
Regional News
Alaska to intervene in offshore drilling case intervene in a federal lawsuit by environmentalists challenging the approval of an oil exploration plan for the Chukchi Sea. Parnell said oil exploration and development will increase jobs and revenue for Alaskans and the nation. The state...
Democrats try to spur oil drilling in Alaska

...WASHINGTON - Seeking to blunt GOP efforts to permit oil exploration off Atlantic and Pacific coasts, House Democrats...already held by oil companies - would do little to boost oil exploration, saying current policies are aimed at the same goal...
U.S. Senators Murkowski, Stevens seek ANWR drilling

...highs and energy costs becoming prohibitive, U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski said Thursday it's time to reconsider oil exploration on the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. She, along with support from fellow Alaska Republican...
Hagel says nations must avoid conflict in Arctic

...sure it is not left behind as countries like Russia, China, Canada and Norway map out plans ranging from gas and oil exploration to research and military exercises.U.S. officials estimate the Arctic holds 13 percent of the world's undiscovered...


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