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...showing an interest in Alaska. Shell Exploration and Production Inc., a subsidiary...month. Houston, Texas-based Shell Exploration bid on 13 leases and was high...intends to be, Rich Hansen of Shell Exploration said. "Shell is committed...
Groups ask court to block Shell's oil drilling plans

...activities until the justices could weigh arguments on whether to allow the drilling. Over the past few years, Shell Exploration & Production Co., part of Royal Dutch Shell, has spent more than $80 million for offshore leases in the Beaufort...
2007 Year in Review: Alaska makes national and even global headlines this year

...and foes argued over whether it would foul Bristol Bay salmon waters. In July, the federal appeals court ordered Shell Exploration & Production Co. to temporarily halt its exploratory drilling program off the north coast of Alaska. Five months...
Humpback, fin whales seen near Arctic Ocean

...700 miles northwest of Anchorage. Some of the whales were spotted by observers involved with the oil industry. Shell Exploration and Production and its contractors performed seismic work this summer in anticipation of bidding on leases. Lease...
Court orders Shell Oil to suspend drilling off Arctic shore

...investment for Shell." Shell was the high bidder in two recent lease sales for offshore tracts in the Arctic. In 2005, Shell Exploration & Production Co., part of Royal Dutch Shell, spent more than $44 million for offshore leases in the Beaufort...
Alaska Digest

...federal government decision to approve Shell Oil's exploration plan for the Beaufort Sea. The groups want to halt Shell exploration activities off the north coast of Alaska that are scheduled to begin in June. These leases were approved in 2005...
Internships that widen students' horizons

...Shell is one of the organizations hosting a group of Summer Bridge interns this year."[Biggness] was assigned to Shell Exploration and Production in our emergency response staff," said superintendent of emergency response for Shell, Geoff Merrell...
Alaska weakens oil spill prevention, response

...summer of 2012."Our projects are defined by the remoteness of our leases," said Curtis Smith, spokesman for Shell Exploration Alaska.The company will still go above and beyond the minimum requirements to ensure a safe project even if Alaska...
Financial details help fill out candidate profiles disclosure to the state, he reported he and his wife earned nearly $260,000 in 2008 between her work at Shell Exploration & Production, $167,628, his own business consulting and dividend and interest payments. French and Samuels released...
Federal court vacates drilling decision

...exploration for 2009 on leases it holds in the Beaufort Sea and the Chukchi Sea off Alaska's northwest coast. Shell Exploration & Production Co., part of Royal Dutch Shell PLC, in 2005 spent more than $44 million for 84 offshore leases in...


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