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Discussion begins on oil tax credits

...The deal facilitated the rig being brought to the Inlet where it drilled exploration wells and made a significant natural gas discovery. The authority sold its stake when the rig was taken out of Alaska.Two other options being considered include...
Buccaneer sells holdings in Cosmopolitan, Cook Inlet jack-up rig

...closes.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...
Industry work on refuge can and should be done responsibly

...and an 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...
Fairbanks economy stable, challenges ahead

...trucks LNG from Southcentral Alaska and regasifies it in Fairbanks for customers.Another possibility are the natural gas discoveries in the Nenana Basin, an area west of the city where Doyon Ltd. is exploring, Cleworth said.Hopkins and Cleworth...
Senate committee hears in-state gas pipeline plan

...An additional concern among legislators was that committing to a bullet line now could head off new Cook Inlet natural gas discoveries at a time when new drilling activity and newly found resources may eliminate the need for a small-diameter line...
Study: Inlet gas won't stop shortage

Despite new natural gas discoveries in Alaska's Cook Inlet utilities in the region will still experience shortages of gas supply by 2014 due to declining production...
In-state gasline proponents make pitch

...projects say that enhanced Cook Inlet production would not reduce the feasibility of their efforts. A series of natural gas discoveries in the inlet would be a bridge for the region, until a pipeline could bring more gas to the area, said Michael...
Escopeta announces significant natural gas discovery

Escopeta Oil Company announced a significant natural gas discovery in Cook Inlet on Friday evening. It's a find the company says could be the largest natural gas discovery in the inlet in at least 25 years. An estimated...


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