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District O candidates square off

...referendum to repeal Senate Bill 21, the oil and gas production tax. Micciche said to stay competitive with other oil and gas producing states something had to be done and Alaska's Clear and Equitable Share (ACES) was failing. "The only remaining...
Hilcorp says it now has gas, but skeptics ask how much

...Southcentral Alaska.Hilcorp acquired Chevron Corp.'s Cook Inlet properties in 2012, which include oil-producing and gas-producing assets, but the Marathon properties were mostly gas."Before we had the opportunity to look behind the curtain...
Hilcorp dominates Cook Inlet lease sale

...independent that now has gas production on the west side of the inlet, won a lease on the inlet's east side near the gas-producing Ninilchik field owned by Hilcorp.The bulk of leases sold were inland on the Kenai Peninsula east and northeast of...
More gas available, but distribution still has weak points

...laid out for the mayor's task force involved a mechanical problem that would disrupt operations at the Steelhead gas-producing platform in Cook Inlet.First, Lau described a typical winter day in Anchorage with no mechanical disruptions and...
House District 29: Kurt Olson: The challenges of oil taxation and employees, who have had to leave Alaska to find work, return home from Alberta and the oil and gas producing states in the Lower 48.An initial reduction in revenue to the State coffers will be offset by an increase in oil...
What is gas line worth to state?

...production from older, conventional gas fields in the United States and Canada. Alberta, the most prolific of Canada's gas-producing provinces, estimates its conventional gas production in 2018 will be half as much as its peak in 2001. The North...
How many lawmakers does it take ...

...pretty high-powered. She continues: "Energy Council was an opportunity to confer with officials from other oil and gas producing provinces from around the world and to meet, face-to-face, with our US Congressional delegation and government...
Utilities beef up energy systems

...Armstrong Oil and Gas operates gas wells at the North Fork field east of Homer. Buccaneer Energy has one completed gas producing well near Kenai. Chugach Electric Association spokesman Phil Steyer said Nov. 8 that if there is a gas supply glitch...
Future of state's LNG plant to flame out?

...Peninsula to the LNG plant. Marathon Oil also built an 18-mile, 20-inch pipeline to connect the plant with its gas producing wells on the peninsula. At the plant, raw gas is received as more than 99 percent methane and is processed to remove...
Governors focus on rising heating prices

...price for 1995-1999 was $2.01, according to the Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission, a group of oil and gas producing states that organized the conference. A typical home needs between 80,000 and 90,000 cubic feet of gas a year...


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