My Turn: Negotiating the rapids of Arctic, Alaska oil and natural gas reserves

...potential risks to off-shore/on-shore oil rigs and vessels (e.g., as was experienced by Terra Nova, a large oil field located about 230 miles off the coast of Newfoundland); and roads, runways, pipelines, harbors, and homes all will...
ConocoPhillips: Oil prices won't impact investments

...announced in July and November of this year and scheduled to begin drilling in 2016. The $1 billion CD-5 Alpine oil field extension project is a new production drill site expected to add 16,000 barrels of oil per day to North Slope production...
BP increases oil field production

...the eastern side of the Prudhoe Bay oil field - shut down since August when a leak...eastern side of the country's largest oil field ceased production Aug. 10, a few...about 50,000 barrels a day. The oil field normally produces about 450,000...
Stevens disturbed by BP's oil field actions

...corrosion problems at the Prudhoe Bay oil field after being assured for years the operator of the North Slope oil field, the country's largest. Stevens...early-on to shut down the entire oil field. "Two spills and something was...
Conoco Phillips cancels refinery upgrade in Kuparuk oil field

...Phillips had planned on upgrading the refinery in the Kuparuk oil field to make ultra low-sulfur diesel. The fuel will be required...canceled refinery upgrade presages a raft of canceled oil field projects. Conoco never was in line for tax breaks on...
BP shuts down oil field after gas leak detected

ANCHORAGE - BP has shut down an offshore oil field in the Arctic Ocean after a small leak was discovered...the important issues at The shutdown of the Northstar oil field cut the company's daily North Slope production by about...
New North Slope oil field may be last one in years

ANCHORAGE - A group that promotes Alaska's resource development says a new oil field that came on line Wednesday on the North Slope is likely the last for at least five years. The Resource Development Council of...
Regional News
Todd Palin resigns from oil field job

ANCHORAGE - The husband of former GOP vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin has quit his oil field job on the North Slope. Todd Palin's resignation as a production operator for oil giant BP PLC comes almost two months after...
Polar bear cub rescued at Alaska oil field

...orphaned polar bear cub that was rescued at an Alaska oil field. Officials from the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage were helping...permanently, Schaad said. The cub was captured at the Alpine oil field and fed a commercial puppy milk replacement fortified...
Prudhoe Bay spill cleanup continues

...where a pipe broke in the Prudhoe Bay oil field. Tom DeRuyter, the state's on-scene...discovered Monday morning by a BP oil field operator doing a routine inspection...said. BP operates the Prudhoe Bay oil field - North America's largest oil field...


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