My Turn: Negotiating the rapids of Arctic, Alaska oil and natural gas reserves

...also spur global firms to lose interest in the more costly Arctic. Goldman Sachs estimated in mid-2014 that U.S. shale producers will need about $85 a barrel to break even.It must be noted that there are a number of challenges in aggressively pursuing...
My Turn: Minister Bennett's words carry little weight for Alaskans

...sent 6.6 billion gallons of toxic sludge into a tributary of the Fraser River, one of Canada's most important salmon producers. The report said B.C. was using 100-year-old technology to manage mine waste and predicted that two tailings dam failures...
Rainy Day Reads: Making us wait

...freelancing it from here on out. Who knows how much of the next couple seasons will show up in the later books. We assume the producers talked with Martin about the direction of the show in the post-book-five void, but is he really going to scoop himself...
My Turn: Here's the straight line on natural gas

...decision point, the three producers, TransCanada and the state...It is unknown whether the producers and TransCanada will approve...Alaskans.In contrast to the producer-driven AK LNG project...this: We will work with the producers to continue to develop the...
'The Breach' to show in Juneau

...Documentary. It was also a Best of Fest selection at the Palm Springs International Film Festival. Susan La Salle is the film's producer. A host of other people are also involved with the film. It screened for the first time in Alaska yesterday in Anchorage...
Harlem-based gospel musicians train local choir for 4th year in a row

...Wonder, Chuck Berry, Pete Seeger, Odette, Tramaine Hawkins and others. He is also a teacher, composer, arranger and producer.In addition to their work with adults in Juneau, Lewis and Johnson visit local schools to help kids learn more about the...
Local | Art
Seafood processor sells stake to StarKist

...based in Alaska has sold a 12 percent ownership stake to the parent company of StarKist Co., giving the South Korea tuna producer greater access to salmon.The sale to Dongwon Industries by Sitka-based Silver Bay Seafoods has been public since November...
My Turn: Cracks in the door

...enable U.S. light oil producers to generate beyond Middle East producers. As per International...a Dallas-based oil producer, have also's foremost oil producer, it stands to U.S. shale oil producers at the hands of their...
Alaska might not be able to afford film subsidies

...Office warned in an email to a group of television and film producers that their subsidy applications will probably be rejected...Pre-production was expected to begin this month in Whittier. Producers have said the subsidy factored in the decision to film in...
State | AK legislature
Plans suspended to double wind turbines at Fire Island

...the power.Suzanne Gibson, senior director of energy development for Cook Inlet Region Inc., said the independent power producer had to cancel construction and shipping contracts that would have added 11 wind turbines to Anchorage's Fire Island. That...


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