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As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state

...conditions that prevented revenue sharing funding this year may prevent an addition next year, too.As North Slope oil production declines, the state's oil revenue will continue to decline, and no one knows what Alaska will look like on the day...
State | AK legislature
Hoffbeck talks gas line during confirmation hearing

...major gas project is seen by many as this oil-dependent state's next best shot for significant revenues as oil production declines.Hoffbeck said having an alternate project would level the playing field with the companies, which have their...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Be careful what you vote for

...produce more oil. If natural gas off-takes to fill an LNG project occur, we will experience an even greater oil production decline and Alaska will be hit by both less oil revenue per barrel due to SB21 and less oil flow.There is not enough...
My Turn: Vote 'Yes' to restore Alaska as an owner state

...giveaway rate of compensation for our oil as a way to "spur investment and create jobs vital to arresting the oil production decline and achieving the new throughput goal." The new throughput goal he established was 1 million barrels a day through...
Companies file export application for gas project

...pipeline for decades as a way to provide reliable energy to residents, create jobs and help shore up revenues as oil production declines.But the project is far from a done deal. It is currently in a phase of preliminary engineering and design as...
My Turn: Stay optimistic, vote no on 1

...on 1" campaign. Our supporters consist of thousands of Alaskans who understand the importance of stopping the oil production decline. We are not the oil industry - and we accept no funding from the oil industry.For three years, our predecessor...
My Turn: Don't bite the hand that feeds us

...states' economies. A "no" vote on Ballot Measure 1 is a vote for the future of Alaska. SB21 is working. The oil production decline has stopped. Keep SB21 in place and allow it to work as designed.For Alaska, we must view SB21 for what it is...
My Turn: SB21 makes Alaskans 'junior partners'

...ACES - roughly $2 billion each year - apparently can't afford to tell you this truth.SB21 produces a steep oil production decline, and less oil than ACES would have. Where does that come from? Facts, not ads.Gov. Sean Parnell's Department...
Oil taxes must be balanced, encourage new production

As North Slope oil production declines, Alaskans' opportunities diminish. Where once we measured Trans Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) throughput in millions of barrels...
Alaska Editorial: Statewide sharing laws and regulations limiting and discouraging stateside industry and rising personnel costs. In Alaska, oil production declines without new fields being developed. The state relies on oil for 90 percent of its revenue.That leaves communities...


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