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Exploration work to resume at Cosmopolitan prospect

...Inc. plans to begin drilling later this year at the offshore Cosmopolitan oil and gas discovery in Cook Inlet, company officials say. Wells will be drilled from onshore, at high angles, to reach the Cosmopolitan deposit that is about 2.5...
NTSB recommends safety audit of Alaskan aviation

...of company flight coordinators was limited," the NTSB said. Flights were released without proper oversight from company officials with responsibility for controlling operations, the board said. FAA inspectors observed 11 instances of noncompliance...

...APNewsNow. Will be expanded.Birds, squirrels take toll on Juneau power lines JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - Power company officials in Alaska's capital say squirrels and birds are turning the lights out for city customers.The Juneau Empire...
LNG project ready to move forward after bill passes through Senate built but the executives said they were prepared to take the next step in examining the project's viability. Company officials on Friday expressed support for the bill, as it stands. The bill, however, is likely to change before the end...

...suites with kitchenettes. Standard rooms will cost from $93 to $127 a night for a stay of seven nights longer, company officials said. Family suites - which sleep up to six guests - run from $134 to $171 a night for the same length of time...
Oil taxes debated on Senate floor

...opened to drilling. The refuge remains off limits to drilling, however.During the tax debate last year, oil company officials said they believed the tax cut would lead to more production, but it wasn't clear just how much more and when...
Official: Alaska eyeing equity stake in pipeline

...Alaska, to make the project feasible," she said.Natalie Lowman, a spokeswoman for ConocoPhillips Alaska, said company officials had not yet reviewed the study and couldn't comment on specifics. But she noted that historically, the company...
Flint Hills closure puts fuel market in flux

...cleanup responsibilities make continued refining operations impossible."Gov. Sean Parnell said he spoke with top company officials Feb. 4, the day the closure was announced."I was told market forces were the major factor, but that contamination...

...purchasing Alaskan wild salmon after a four-month review of the state's Responsible Fisheries Management program.Company officials toured Alaska earlier this month to see firsthand how the state handles its salmon industry, as part of Wal-Mart's...
Tesoro joins Cook Inlet Energy plan to build Inlet pipeline

...Cook Inlet Energy is now working with Tesoro Corp. on its plans for a new 8-inch pipeline across Cook Inlet, a company official said Nov. 15.An agreement with Tesoro on how the project would be owned and financed is being negotiated by the...


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