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My Turn: Open discussion needed on oil taxation

...The production tax rate on all oil fields started after 2002 is so low it produces...90 per barrel on big, profitable oil fields. Alaska's production tax is even lower, or negative, on post-2002 oil fields.Alaskans deserve a discussion with...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-08-19/my-turn-open-discussion-needed-oil-ta
Opinion
Shell to cut jobs to cope with long period of cheap oil

...as the two companies' holdings are combined and restructured.Looking into the future, Shell is betting on offshore oil fields in Alaska, which van Beurden described as having the potential to produce more energy than the biggest projects in the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-31/shell-cut-jobs-cope-long-period-cheap-o
State
My Turn: The Shell Game

...gas. Estimates of recoverable oil in the Alaska OCS run as high as 30 billion barrels, equal to some of the biggest oil fields in the world.Although OCS oil doesn't yet pay royalties or taxes to Alaska, it indirectly increases state revenue...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-07-09/my-turn-shell-game
Opinion
Road used to haul oil supplies reopens after flooding

ANCHORAGE - The only road available for hauling supplies to Alaska's North Slope oil fields has reopened following unprecedented flooding that intermittently closed portions of it for more than two months.Traffic began...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-07/road-used-haul-oil-supplies-reopens-aft
State
Spanish company moves forward with North Slope oil field

...Spanish oil company and a key partner are moving forward with the development of what they say could be a significant oil field on Alaska's North Slope.Repsol and Denver-based Armstrong Oil and Gas announced Tuesday that it's too early to...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-04/spanish-company-moves-forward-north-slo
State
Juneau photographer Ben Huff opens show at Museum of the North

...the James W. Dalton Highway, was built in 1974 as a supply route for the trans-Alaska pipeline and the Prudhoe Bay oil fields. It starts in Livengood, about 80 miles north of Fairbanks, and runs 414 miles to Deadhorse near the Arctic Ocean...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-03-18-8
Art
My Turn: Oil tax myths

...more oil. That is what tax credits are designed to do.Opponents of tax credits would have you believe the three big oil field players on the North Slope are the only ones benefitting. Yet BP has stated that they will earn no credits this year...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-05-28/my-turn-oil-tax-myths
Opinion
Alaska is first phase of fiber optic project

...install about 500 miles of fiber-optic cable from Fairbanks north to Deadhorse, and is developing a subsea line from the oil field complex of Prudhoe Bay that'll come ashore in Nome, a Western Alaska community.That subsea line will have offshoots...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-05-12/alaska-first-phase-fiber-optic-project
State
Alaska is first phase of Arctic Ocean fiber optic project

...install about 500 miles of fiber-optic cable from Fairbanks north to Deadhorse, and is developing a subsea line from the oil field complex of Prudhoe Bay that'll come ashore in Nome, a Western Alaska community.That subsea line will have offshoots...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-05-11/alaska-first-phase-arctic-ocean-fiber-o
State
My Turn: Legislature should mirror Big Oil's reaction to low prices

...you pay an income tax, then consider a reasonable plan to reduce or delay tax credit programs for the most profitable oil fields in the world.Despite a precipitous drop in the price of oil, Alaska operations for these large multinational companies...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-04-10/my-turn-legislature-should-mirror-big
Opinion

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