http://sealaska.com
  •  
  •  
Seattle, like it or not, becomes Shell's Arctic base

SEATTLE - The arrival in Seattle Thursday of an oil rig Royal Dutch Shell is outfitting for oil exploration in the remote Arctic Ocean marks a pivotal moment for an environmental movement...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-05-14/seattle-it-or-not-becomes-shells-arctic
State
Seattle, like it or not, becomes Shell's Arctic base

SEATTLE - An oil rig outfitted for Royal Dutch Shell's exploration in the remote Arctic Ocean parked in Seattle's harbor Thursday, marking a pivotal...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-05-15/seattle-it-or-not-becomes-shells-arctic
State
Company: Giant rig to be towed to Seattle

SEATTLE - A giant floating oil rig currently anchored off Port Angeles, Washington, will be towed to Seattle this week despite the Seattle mayor's assertion that...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-05-12/company-giant-rig-be-towed-seattle
State
Oil rig operator wants to drill on Arctic shelf

ANCHORAGE - An oil rig operator that intends to drill in Cook Inlet wants to expand operations to the Beaufort and Chukchi seas. Buccaneer Energy of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122210/sta_759954960.shtml
News
Oil spill shouldn't end offshore drilling

The explosion of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig off Louisiana's coast that killed 11 and is now releasing about 5,000 barrels of oil per day into the ocean presents a dire...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/050510/opi_634063776.shtml
Opinion
Gulf oil crisis calls for leadership, not for protection of oil interestes

It's been a month now since a BP offshore oil rig exploded, adding hundreds of thousands of gallons of oil to the growing mess each day. NOAA has confirmed that some of the oil...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052310/opi_643332559.shtml
Opinion
Congressmen cite 'significant' BP issues in Alaska's North Slope

...JUNEAU - Two U.S. congressmen raised concerns about BP PLC's operations on Alaska's North Slope months before an oil rig that BP was operating exploded and spewed oil into the Gulf of Mexico. Reps. Henry Waxman, D-Calif., and Bart Stupak...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/050610/sta_634760876.shtml
News
Stakeholder to sell holdings in oil rig

ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority announced plans Friday to sell its ownership stake in a Cook Inlet rig, which will be transported to South Africa for offshore exploration, pending final approval.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-16/stakeholder-sell-holdings-oil-rig
State
Arts calendar

...due to diversification."The Great Invisible" - Saturday-Tuesday. Synopsis: A documentary on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion as seen through the eyes of oil executives, survivors and Gulf Coast residents who experienced it first-hand...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-11-13/arts-calendar
Art
North Slope oil rig catches fire

ANCHORAGE - Two Prudhoe Bay workers escaped serious injury when an oil rig caught fire as it was being moved. The workers, employed by Nabors Alaska Drilling, were thrown in the accident, which occurred...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071901/sta_FireRig.shtml
News

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING