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ExxonMobil manager says work going well at Point Thomson

...reported.Primarily a natural gas field, Point Thomson is 60 miles east of Prudhoe Bay and 22 miles east of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline. It's estimated to contain 8 trillion cubic feet of natural gas, about 300 million barrels of gas condensate...
Timber, roads and death

...settle final claims from the 1971 Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act. That act, passed in order to build the trans-Alaska oil pipeline, created the modern system of Native corporations stretching across the state. Sealaska, as the corporation...
From the archives: Grounded tanker spills 270,000 barrels of oil off Alaska

...sightseers at bay.Officials cut the flow in the trans-Alaska oil pipeline to 800,000 barrels daily from 1.2 million...Alyeska Pipeline Service Co., which operates the trans-Alaska oil pipeline for a consortium of oil companies, were working...
Legislators consider cash or gas for state's pipeline share

...south and a liquefaction plant in Nikiski. If built, the project would be the largest in Alaska since the trans-Alaska oil pipeline.The Senate Finance committee has spent most of the week gathering information on the proposed mega project...
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Research holds the key to Alaska's future

...Reserve-Alaska, and in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, all of which could increase oil flow in the trans-Alaska oil pipeline.Alaskans have never been laggards in the world of invention. The FAA's Next Generation Air Transportation...
Official says Alaska should back tribal rights

...UCLA School of Law criticized the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971, which paved the way for the trans-Alaska oil pipeline by settling Native land claims. That law established regional and village corporations in place of reservations...
Alaska's need to be front and center in national energy production

...decline, dropping about 6 percent annually. Today, a little more than 500,000 barrels of oil runs through the Trans-Alaska Oil Pipeline each day, just a quarter of peak production. In the face of lackluster production on state lands, the bulk...
Companies announce top LNG site for pipeline

...for residents. Monday's announcement was another step toward building a gas pipeline to rival that of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline, though the companies have not yet committed to building and continue to stress the need for "competitive...
Gulkana River kayak trip first for writer

...better enjoy the sights. There were abundant bald eagles and a great view of the Alaska Range framed by the trans-Alaska oil pipeline bridge as we neared our destination at the Sourdough Campground on Monday afternoon.While the trip down the...
Having it both ways when the message is 'no way'

The White House makes bold statements about the need for an energy-independent America. Actions speak louder than words. The actions taken by the Obama Administration in Alaska regarding National Petroleum Reserve management say plenty.


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