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My Turn: Vote 'Yes' to restore Alaska as an owner state

...wealth. Then came Gov. Sean Parnell, who initially was also a supporter of ACES. A Dec. 20, 2009, article in the Petroleum News reported that Parnell had "already discussed ACES with 10 oil companies.' Of those, he said, "four to five...
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Holitna Energy applies to state for shallow gas leases

...Creek gold development project. James Hansen, lease sales manager for the Alaska Division of Oil and Gas, told Petroleum News that the 19,840 acres requested by Holitna Energy for leasing are in a seven-mile long, six-mile wide section...
Gas development authority abandons plans for lobbyist

...authority also has backed away from submitting a project application under the state's Stranded Gas Development Act, Petroleum News reported. Alaska voters created the natural gas development authority by initiative in 2002. It's supposed to...
Bristol Bay Native group endorses oil development

...for offshore drilling," Paul Roehl, vice president of land and development for Bristol Bay Native Corp., told Petroleum News. Bristol Bay has long been thought to hold commercial quantities of oil and gas, but the uproar in the wake of the...
Alaska Digest

...Energy Holdings Co. and its partners plan to submit an application to the state this fall, CEO David L. Sokol told Petroleum News, though he wouldn't identify the partners. The company is the parent of Kern River Gas Transmission Co., which...
Study: ANWR crude may be high quality

...gravity and lower sulfur oil than oil in Prudhoe Bay," U.S. Geological Survey research geologist Ken Bird told Petroleum News Alaska. "Prudhoe Bay-type oil contains 1 to 2 percent sulfur, while samples from ANWR measure between zero and...
Alaska's offshore leases spark oil industry's interest

...We hope to be ready when the industry is, so we're going to try to continue with regular sales," Goll told Petroleum News. He said the U.S. Secretary of the Interior has to make a decision on whether to start a sale program. At the...
Doyon seeks partner for gas exploration in Nenana exploration, Jim Mery, senior vice president of lands and natural resources for Doyon Ltd., told Petroleum News Dec. 6. Doyon, along with Arctic Slope Regional Corp. and Usibelli Energy, were Andex's partners in the exploration...
Oil rig operator wants to drill on Arctic shelf allow the rig to be used by its subsidiary, Kenai Offshore Ventures, on the Arctic outer continental shelf, Petroleum News reported. The Chukchi and Beaufort seas are considered likely to have some of northern Alaska's largest undiscovered...


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