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Three candidates vie for two Kenai council seats

...what's facing us," Glendening said. "We'll know more about the AK LNG. ... We'll know more about the oil and gas development down by Anchor Point, what economic activity that will bring us. And I think that into the foreseeable future...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-01/kenai-candidates-discuss-issues
News
Arctic drilling complaint clears Legislature

After passing a landmark gas pipeline deal, the Alaska House approved a formal complaint against the Obama administration's decision to cancel oil and gas lease sales in the Arctic.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/state-government/2015-11-04/arctic-drilling-complain
State Government
BLM OKs drilling permit in petroleum reserve

...public to hold BLM to its commitment to protect the reserve's special areas "from the splintering impacts of oil and gas development and ensure that these areas remain safe havens for wildlife and subsistence hunting."

http://peninsulaclarion.com/state/2015-10-23/blm-oks-drilling-permit-in-petroleu
State
Ballot propositions require careful consideration

...in the Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Medical Service Area to expand service area boundaries offshore, where oil and gas development is occurring in the Cosmopolitan Unit. The measure would not increase taxes paid by the producer, but would...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-10-01/ballot-propositions-require-caref
Opinion
Voices of the Peninsula: What if we're wrong about salmon buffer zones?

...for safety reasons? What about rebuilding structures already in the buffer? What about impacts on mining and oil and gas development? What about real estate values if buffers are in place and a major one was how do we know salmon really use the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-06-20/voices-of-the-peninsula-what-if-w
Opinion
Buccaneer bankruptcy demand hits businesses, agencies

...declared bankrupt and you're screwed," Lewis said. "I would rather not see them come."In order to spur oil and gas development in Cook Inlet at a time when natural gas supplies appeared to be declining, the state adopted legislation to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-20/buccaneer-bankruptcy-demand-hits-bus
News
Kenai reaps benefits of Cook Inlet boom

...availability increases correspondingly.Porter and Knackstedt expect Kenai to continue growing as a result of oil and gas development in Kenai's northern neighbor, Nikiski. The Alaska LNG pipeline, expected to have a terminal in Nikiski...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/trends/2015-02-23/kenai-reaps-benefits-of-cook-inlet
Trends
Murkowski pushes back on federal government in speech

...otherwise given recent federal actions.She cited as examples President Barack Obama's recommendation to make oil and gas development off limits in the potentially oil-rich coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge by seeking a wilderness...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-18/murkowski-pushes-back-on-federal-gov
News
State lawmakers riled up over federal actions

...We're working on some things," he said. The legislature has been on the record in the past, endorsing oil and gas development from the coastal plain. A resolution opposing wilderness designation of the coastal plain was introduced in the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-31-0
News
Obama proposes wilderness designation for ANWR

JUNEAU, Alaska - President Barack Obama is proposing to designate the vast majority of Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as a wilderness area, including its potentially oil-rich coastal plain, drawing an angry response from top state elected officials who see it as a land grab by the federal government. "They've decided that today was the day that they were going to declare war on Alaska. Well, we are ready to engage," said U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and chair of the Senate energy committee.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/becky-bohrer-and-jim-kuhnhenn/2015-01-25
News

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