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New NPR-A plan released

...approach will allow us to continue to expand our leasing in the NPR-A, as we've done over the last three years, while protecting...said more than 200 exploration wells have been drilled in the NPR-A since the 1940s and the U.S. Geological Survey estimates...
New management plan for NPR-A

...was the result of extensive local testimony."This comprehensive plan will allow us to continue to expand our leasing in the NPR-A, as has happened over the last three years, while protecting the outstanding and unique resources that are critically important...
New law establishes Alaska standard for restraint in schools

...often Alaska schools are restraining or secluding students. National data shows the practice is widespread: An analysis by NPR and ProPublica found at least 267,000 restraint and seclusion incidents nationwide. About 75 percent of the time, children...
Corps files proposal to justify CD-5 permit

...infrastructure will also support ConocoPhillips' development of other NPR-A projects including Greater Moose's Tooth-1, or GMT-1...of Land Management, which administers the federally-owned NPR-A.Trustees for Alaska, in its original lawsuit, argued...
More questions than answers for oil and gas in 2014

...because it is near the Colville River, the eastern boundary of NPR-A.These are projects that have been announced, but there...test drilling at the small Umiat oil field in the far southeast NPR-A. Umiat is where early U.S.-government sponsored drilling...
Les Gara: SB 21 contains troubling provision

...applies to fields companies long ago announced would be 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...
Voices of Alaska: Regulatory Fairness Act sets reasonable timeframe for EPA vetoes

...resource development. To name just a few examples, we have repeatedly seen the agency seek to delay or halt development in NPR-A, near the Tanana River, at Kensington, at Usibelli, and in the offshore Arctic. EPA's cumulative actions, both in...
Senate candidates weigh in on minimum wage

...Refuge), access to timber and Tongass lands that can support new power generation held up by the roadless rule, and access in NPR-A (National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska). Under the Obama Administration, access has been blocked or taken away. Sen...
Operators say oil tax change will spur projects

...and engineering on its Moose's Tooth Unit in the National Petroleum Reserve.Moose's Tooth is in the northeast part of the NPR-A and west of the Alpine field on the Colville River Delta, which ConocoPhillips also operates.The company has made a number...
Micciche unfazed by criticism

...and production. He also co-sponsored legislation on an in-state gas pipeline, to oppose genetically-engineered salmon, NPR-A legacy oil well awareness and clean up and laws to deal with abandoned and derelict vessels, among others. "For the first...


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