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My Turn: Don't wait for Alaska to crash

...constitutional amendment that created the Alaska Permanent Fund in 1976, it was sold to voters with a simple goal: Prudhoe Bay will not last forever. Someday the oil revenues will run out and when that happens, it would be great to have saved...
My Turn: Best way to advance AKLNG is together

...changing climate. This unsettling landscape is not unlike the situation leaders faced prior to the discovery of oil at Prudhoe Bay. That discovery started a series of policies that for all the contentiousness and in hindsight, maybe mistakes, brought...
State approves Point Thomson pipeline

...Thomson is valued primarily for its natural gas deposits, which are estimated to represent 25 percent of all gas in the Prudhoe Bay region, it also produces liquids that can be shipped by the trans-Alaska oil pipeline.
My Turn: It's time for Alaska to drive its destiny

...discovery of hydrocarbons first in Cook Inlet and later at Prudhoe Bay, Alaska developed a state government that is largely...will!" They drilled, and because of that, we have Prudhoe Bay today.We have waited for nearly 40 years to see our gas...
My Turn: Reflections of Alaska's fiscal situation

...of the electorate were bent on spending every cent of the eagerly anticipated oil revenue projected to flow from the Prudhoe Bay oil development.Alaska, a state long on potential but lacking many desired infrastructure amenities, was poised...
My Turn: Will Alaska cash in on its natural gas?

...the U.S. And recent investments to develop Point Thomson's gas fields, coupled with decades of development at Prudhoe Bay, demonstrate that gas reserves on the North Slope are proven and won't necessitate costly exploratory drilling...
Groups seek end to all Arctic Ocean drilling

...leasing through 2022.Environmental groups are also lining up to oppose a proposed Beaufort Sea project 19 miles east of Prudhoe Bay. HilCorp Alaska LLC has applied to build a 9-acre artificial island in 20 feet of water about 6 miles off shore to...
Alaska Editorial: ExxonMobil doing heavy lifting on Alaska LNG Project

...Alaska-hire rate of about 90 percent.ExxonMobil, along with BP, has also applied for additional gas offtake at Prudhoe Bay in order to supply the Alaska LNG Project. Again, this is not the action of a company that isn't interested in keeping...
My Turn: Making a sustainable and responsible PFD

...motivation to create the Permanent Fund arose after the state spent $900 million from Alaska's first big lease sale at Prudhoe Bay in 1969. The money wasn't frittered away - it was spent on needed capital projects and programs such as the new Alaska...
Paper: Cooperate rather than lead on LNG

...that technologies, such as gas injection, could begin to reach the upper limits of their ability to extract oil from Prudhoe Bay. The field has already yielded far more oil than was expected when it was discovered in 1967."In the long run...
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