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BP: Deal with Hilcorp completed

...fields and half its interests in the Liberty and Milne Point fields.Weiss said the sale would allow BP to focus on Prudhoe Bay and pursuing a major liquefied natural gas project. The sale involves the planned layoff of 275 workers and transfer...
Jury acquits man in pipeline false-statement case

...and leak have lingered since the incident occurred less than a year after the pipeline began moving oil 800 miles from Prudhoe Bay to Valdez, Alaska. No one was ever charged.A pilot on Feb. 15, 1978, spotted crude oil spurting from the pipeline...
Driver makes nearly 5K flawless runs on haul road

...truck up and down the Dalton Highway from Fairbanks to Prudhoe Bay.Since he started with Lynden in 1975, he has driven...more than a decade as the Lynden terminal manager in Prudhoe Bay."If I had something special priority to get to town...
Requirements for Alaska LNG project detailed

...feds because we do that in Alaska very well anyhow."Developers in Alaska need federal authorization to move gas from Prudhoe Bay to Nikiski, a project that involves building and operating the LNG plant, the more than 800 mile pipeline, a gas treatment...
Local photographer Huff releases debut book, 'Last Road North'

...focused on what we do not know, on what we need to find out."Stretching more than 400 miles north from Fairbanks to Prudhoe Bay, the Dalton Highway, aka the "Haul Road," is America's northernmost highway, and one of the most isolated roads...
Ernest Leffingwell, scientist with a fan club

...dressed in woolen clothes," Leffingwell wrote.Leffingwell named the Sadlerochit formation (the reservoir of the Prudhoe Bay oilfield), and wrote about oil seeps that inspired government officials to create what is now the National Petroleum...
My Turn: Gov. Parnell should seek long-term oil production increases

...interests in most of its Alaska fields. CEO Bob Dudley stated BP was concentrating on "maximizing production from Prudhoe Bay" so as to "focus on value over volume in the future".Alaska reducing its share of oil revenue to produce legacy oil...
Empire Editorial: A vote on trust

...we've heard this before. We've been asked to trust the oil companies since 1968, when the State No. 1 Well at Prudhoe Bay changed Alaska's history."From the day the first petroleum geologist set foot in the territory, the oil industry...
My Turn: SB21 myths are 'baloney marinated in oil' If SB21 had applied in FY 2012 to two fields, Prudhoe Bay and Kuparuk, Alaska would have lost $1.7 that cutting taxes will increase throughput from Prudhoe Bay and Kuparuk. This is a false statement. I searched for...
My Turn: Alaskans can't fully trust Big Oil

...of the first claims made was for Prudhoe Bay. Alaskans were certainly no dummies...was and how valuable it was, so Prudhoe Bay and its oil resources became ours...oil in the pipeline.Remember: Prudhoe Bay is an aging oil field and we expected...


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