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Statoil ups Alaska holdings

...oil company Statoil ASA said Monday that its U.S. subsidiary has acquired a 25 percent share in 50 ConocoPhillips oil leases in the Chukchi Sea off northwestern Alaska in exchange for an undisclosed sum and shares in Statoil's Gulf of Mexico...
Who do you trust?

...billions for Alaska at high oil prices and even at current oil prices with escalating expenses. Additionally, North Slope oil leases need to be enforced or they should be cancelled. Governor Parnell has a history of consistently supporting Big Oil...
My Turn: If Ballot Measure 1 is about jobs, families and our future - vote 'Yes'

...production for more than 30 years.So the real question before voters is: does SB 21 give us a fair return for our oil leases. According to Sen. Bert Stedman, R-Sitka, one of the few consistent fiscal conservatives, SB 21 structures the...
Exxon wants state to pay $800 million in damages

...Corp. wants Alaska to pay $800 million in damages, claiming Monday the state breached a deal when it revoked gas and oil leases on a North Slope oil field. Separately, Exxon Mobil, based in Irving, Texas, filed a request for reconsideration...
Fairbanks flight opens unmanned aircraft test site

...unmanned flight in the country's history took place last September when ConocoPhillips used a UAS to survey its offshore oil leases in the Chukchi Sea.? Elwood Brehmer is a reporter for the Alaska Journal of Commerce. He can be reached at elwood...
SB 21 is oil indsutry entitlement spending

...have no legal responsibility to prove they actually did more than they were supposed to do to begin with (the existing oil leases) - and Alaskans take all the risk. That's SB 21.And after having spent the public's money, for "their" production...
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

Study of oil leases' effects ordered THE ASSOCIATED PRESS...Anchorage judge has ordered. Study of oil leases' effects ordered 081300 Local 7 The...ordered. Home>Archives> Study of oil leases' effects ordered 33° Classifieds
Happy 92nd Birthday Dad!

...University of Colorado and practiced law for over 45 years. Early in his career, he travelled the country negotiating oil leases; later he was in private practice in Denver. He also served as a judge for a time in Arvada,Colorado. My dad is...
Declining bids leave some questioning ANWR projections

...shelling out an average of $564 per acre for North Slope oil leases in the 1960s, '70s and '80s, oil companies in the...noted that oil companies paid more than $2 billion for oil leases in the Beaufort Sea in 1982 and almost a half-billion...
New oil leases being offered despite uproar

The Interior Department is set to open a vast area of environmentally sensitive wetlands in Alaska to new oil drilling, even as opponents point to corroding pipelines to the east at Prudhoe Bay as a reason to keep the area off-limits.


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