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Plan to allow Shell oil drilling fleet in Seattle draws ire

...environmental review or time for public input, and they reject the idea of Seattle being tied to Arctic offshore oil exploration."We want the port to reconsider and follow the law. If they don't, we'll have to seriously consider going...
ConocoPhillips: Oil prices won't impact investments $54.5 million to purchase more than 500,000 acres of state and Native-owned land on the North Slope for oil exploration, the third-largest lease sale in the state's history, Moriarty said.Despite oil prices, companies see Alaska...
My Turn: Time to continue moving Alaska forward

...establishment in 1923, now moving forward to produce 46,000 barrels of oil per day. Many said opening Alaska's Arctic to oil exploration to meet our state's and nation's energy needs would never happen, but we got it done.We brought federal agencies...
Groups sue to protect walrus from drilling

ANCHORAGE - Six environmental groups sued Monday to throw out a federal agency rule that concludes oil exploration off Alaska's northwest coast has a negligible effect on walrus.The groups claim the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has understated...
From the classroom to the campaign trail

...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...
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...
Research holds the key to Alaska's future have helped us are the use of directional drilling, horizontal drilling and 3-D seismic surveys to improve oil exploration and recovery techniques. These technologies have accelerated the cycle of discovery and production for reservoirs...
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...
Pioneer sells Alaska holdings for $550 million

...exploration-driven company he helped establish in 2007, he said. Since the mid-1990s he has been involved in oil exploration in Colombia and West Africa, he said.After an Oct. 24 meeting with Gov. Sean Parnell, Musselman said he is impressed...
Stedman to tout Arctic at Energy Council talk to her fellow Democrats in Washington, D.C., about opening up the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil exploration, a cause Gardner supports."We think it's very important for Democrats to carry the message to other Democrats...


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