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Agrium now included in refinery tax credit bill pending in Juneau

...built in 1969 and operated until being closed in 2007 when natural gas supplies in Cook Inlet became scarce. Now more gas discoveries are being made, which might make the manufacturing of urea fertilizer and ammonia feasible again, Agrium has said...
Buccaneer CEO suspended

...Buccaneer's cash crunch hit in mid-2013, however, the company had to sell its 25 percent share to BlueCrest following the gas discovery along with a 50 percent ownership stake in the jack-up rig Endeavour, which was used in the drilling at Cosmopolitan...
Energy industry projects expected to bring economic boom to area

...necessary environmental permits;? Support from local, state and federal governments."We think that the recent gas discoveries are very, very encouraging," Kelemen said. Agrium closed its plant in 2007 due to a lack of natural gas, and...
Buccaneer sells holdings in Cosmopolitan, Cook Inlet jack-up rig

...Buccaneer, as operator at Cosmopolitan, drilled an exploration well at Cosmopolitan in 2013 and made a natural gas discovery. Pioneer Natural Resources, which previously owned the asset, had also confirmed an oil discovery at deeper reservoir...
Buccaneer struggles with offshore plans

...Buccaneer's timing problems began with the drilling of another exploration well, Cosmo No. 1, in south Cook Inlet. A gas discovery was made and testing took longer than expected.By the time the rig moved to Southern Cross, which is near ConocoPhillips...
Jack-up rigs back to work

...approved by the state. Near Anchor Point, Buccaneer will be drilling to test the Cosmopolitan prospect, a known oil and gas discovery that has been tested over several years by Pioneer Natural Resources and in earlier years by ARCO Alaska Inc. Pioneer...
Buccaneer considers subsea production system

...previous to forming Buccaneer in 2007. Cosmopolitan, located about three miles offshore Anchor Point, is an oil and gas discovery that has been known for years. It previously was tested with extended-reach wells drilled from shore by ARCO Alaska...
State asks ConocoPhillips to reopen idle Kenai LNG plant

...companies exploring and making new gas discoveries in Southcentral Alaska."To...Alaska-based independent, has an onshore gas discovery on the Kenai Peninsula. It is...Without market opportunities for gas discoveries, companies lack the incentive...
Industry work on refuge can and should be done responsibly

...environmental impact statement for a road onto the refuge by NordAq.NordAq is interested in developing a natural gas discovery on the refuge and still needs a right of way to build an access road and pipeline as well as a wetlands permit, but...
Work approved in Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

...the refuge, as well as NordAq's development of a gas discovery in the refuge. That is also on subsurface mineral lands...NordAq has not released estimates of gas reserves for the gas discovery, but the company has filed for U.S. Fish and Wildlife...


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