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Consultants suggest possibly revisiting Cook Inlet credits

...not to extend those credits.But that will not affect Cook Inlet, where the report said producers largely pay no oil production taxes and a low, fixed rate on gas production. The report said a pre-2006 tax regime largely still holds there...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-30/consultants-suggest-possibly-revisiting
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Blaming oil tax for deficit is wrong

...result of low oil prices, low oil production and overspending - not oil tax...oil taxes to stop the decline of oil production. We spent an additional year...Alaska is to increase new and old oil production, resulting in increased royalties...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-01-29/my-turn-blaming-oil-tax-deficit-wrong
Opinion
For Arctic, an Atlantic alternative

...until 2008.The plan also calls for leasing 10 areas in the Gulf of Mexico, long the epicenter of U.S. offshore oil production, and three off the Alaska coast."This is a balanced proposal that would make available nearly 80 percent of the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-28/arctic-atlantic-alternative
State
Walker administration won't revisit SB21

...under its predecessor program, Alaska's Clear and Equitable Share, or ACES.Kelly said SB21 hasn't improved oil production by a huge amount, but "you could at least make that argument that it flattened that line out.""That little jump...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-27/walker-administration-wont-revisit-sb21
State | AK legislature
My Turn: SB21 is broken

...now it's a reality and we need to find ways to keep SB21 from bankrupting the state. We may not have increased oil production and its expenses now exceed its value.Here's why you need to contact your local legislators.The goal of SB21...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-01-26/my-turn-sb21-broken
Opinion
Obama floats offering first-ever drilling lease in Atlantic

...until 2008.The plan also calls for leasing 10 areas in the Gulf of Mexico, long the epicenter of U.S. offshore oil production, and three off the Alaska coast."This is a balanced proposal that would make available nearly 80 percent of the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-27/obama-floats-offering-first-ever-drilli
State
Slope construction season still strong amid price plunge

...is still riding with the momentum from a surge of new activity following the Legislature's approval of a revamped oil production tax in 2013.Work continuing this winter includes the $4 billion Point Thomson gas and condensate project east of...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-09/slope-construction-season-still-strong-
State | AK legislature
My Turn: The hard truth about our oil revenue

...encourage investment that will, it is hoped, increase oil production. Once all the credits are factored in, our production...control our resources. I think we can all agree that an oil production tax that nets negative returns to the state does not...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-01-08/my-turn-hard-truth-about-our-oil-reve
Opinion
My Turn: Where will Alaska and the US be in 30 years?

...Alaska needs to diversify its revenue base at the earliest as almost 90 percent of its general fund revenues come from oil (production tax, petroleum property tax, corporate income tax, royalties from state-owned lands), and as over 50 percent...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-01-11/my-turn-where-will-alaska-and-us-be-3
Opinion
ConocoPhillips: Oil prices won't impact investments

...temper the state's declining oil production through more investment and new...companies in Alaska don't slow oil production to combat low prices. Rather...projects aimed at increasing Alaska oil production include two rigs at Kuparuk on...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-18/conocophillips-oil-prices-wont-impact-i
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