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Lawmakers discuss Arctic projects, but money a question of the projects suggested by the commission.Possible projects include the development of an Arctic port; oil and gas exploration; spill-prevention resources; home access to water, sewer and sanitation services in rural communities; reducing...
Upsized ASAP may rattle AK LNG Project

...Refuge might do for new oil production and revenues to the state treasury.ANWR isn't likely to be opened for oil and gas exploration anytime soon, and Interior Secretary Sally Jewell wants to make that permanent with her new proposal for wilderness...
Borough drops plan to access North Road gravel pit

...the support from local agencies."Apache is in the design process to construct a similar 7.5-mile road for oil and gas exploration on Tyonek owned-land. The proposed road would continue from the end of the Spur Highway to Otter Creek in the...
Apache unveils north road extension plans environmental impact statement, Apache is in the design process to construct a road of similar design for oil and gas exploration on Tyonek owned-land. Apache has applied to the borough road service area to construct a 7.5-mile road...
All pratices should be best practices

New oil and gas exploration in the Cook Inlet basin, coupled with the prospect of the Alaska LNG Project's natural gas pipeline ending in Nikiski, are...
Ballot Measure 4 protects salmon for future generations

...Measure 4 will do nothing more than require large-scale mines to meet the same standard that has applied to oil and gas exploration for 40 years - avoiding irreparable harm to vital Bristol Bay fisheries.Bristol Bay's importanceThe Bristol...
Borough annual budget makes its debut

...projected for taxable assessed values for real property is offset by an increase in assessed values oil and gas. More oil and gas exploration in the borough has lead to an increase in assessed values from $699 million in 2012 to $1.142 billion in 2015...
Voices of Alaska: Permitting process no longer serving public's interest

...Recently passed legislation allows DNR to hold a public notice and comment period only once every ten years for oil and gas exploration or development in multi-million acre size areas. People will be required to comment without knowing the when...
Candidates similar on most issues at forum

...constituency, she said would vote for what is right. On the future of the Peninsula, Murphy too wants to see oil and gas exploration along with the return of the king salmon runs and the Peninsula to stay looking like it does today for the next...
Op-ed: Alaska's oil comeback has begun

Alaska's oil comeback has begun. It's been just over a month since the Legislature passed Senate Bill 21, the More Alaska Production Act. We're already seeing the positive effects of our new tax regime.


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