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ConocoPhillips settles over Kuparuk spill

...state civil penalties of about $200,000 for spills of crude oil and contaminated water from corroded pipe in Alaska's Kuparuk Oil Field in 2006 and 2007.ConocoPhillips Alaska Inc. also agreed to reimburse the state $112,273 for the cost of its...
Dennis Patrick Douglas in Fairbanks for 30 years and at Happy Valley for 34 years. He was the first to be employed to build the pipeline by Kuparuk. He worked for the University of Alaska Power Plant and Water Plant Operator Greater Anchorage area, Tanana Mechanical...
State eyes oil shale problems

...large shale formation south of the producing Prudhoe Bay and Kuparuk Ruver fields, with the first two test wells planned this spring...potentially affect an area as large as the Prudhoe Bay and Kuparuk River fields 30 miles to the north. Hobbs is leading a state...
ConocoPhillips to cut 10 percent of workforce

...producing by the end of this year. Another new project, I-NEWS, an expansion of the West Sak viscous oil program in the Kuparuk River field, will be producing in early 2017 at 9,000 barrels per day. CD-5 is expected to produce 16,000 barrels per...
Slope construction season still strong amid price plunge

...field that is west of the Prudhoe Bay and Kuparuk River fields. ConocoPhillips has essentially...Drill Site 2S in the southern part of Kuparuk River field, a $500 million project...the first new drill site built in the Kuparuk field in years. Production is also expected...
What others say: Low voter turnout speaks ill of residents' commitment to solutions

...uninspiring picture of residents' commitment to weighing in on issues that affect us all. As legacy oil fields like Prudhoe Bay and Kuparuk come inexorably to the twilight of their productiveness, it will take a concerted effort by all Alaskans to chart a healthy...
Voices of Alaska: 'Giveaway' sound bite a dangerous distraction

...too low compared to similar world class basins around the world. In the marginal, non-legacy fields outside Prudhoe and Kuparuk, the tax regime is on the low side but within reason and passes the red face test. However, in the legacy fields the tax...
Les Gara: SB 21 contains troubling provision

...produced under ACES (the law SB 21 replaced). These include Conoco's NPR-A CD-5 unit, Mustang, the southwest corner of Kuparuk, and other fields corporation-hired TV actors falsely claim are a miraculous result of SB 21. Smart policy means NOT giving...
What others say: Oil work creates some disruption

...However, the company said other planned projects, such as the Greater Moose's Tooth exploration wells and a new well in the Kuparuk field, were helped by the tax system change. By how much? No one but the decision-makers within the company know.Alaska...
Phillips Petroleum to reduce Alaska spending

...double-hull tankers; further development of the Kuparuk and Prudhoe Bay fields and construction...has reserves at Prudhoe Bay and operates Kuparuk, Alpine and other North Slope fields...Reserve-Alaska, she said, located west of Kuparuk and Prudhoe Bay. In addition, the company...


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