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State announces oil and gas lease sale

The Alaska Department of Natural Resources Division of Oil and Gas announced its annual Cook Inlet oil and gas lease sales will be held at 9 a.m. on May 7 in Anchorage.The state has about 4 million acres with in the Cook Inlet area...
State opens gas, oil bids in North Slope Foothills, Cook Inlet areas

...subsidiary of Petro-Canada of Calgary, Alberta, was the busiest bidder at Alaska's North Slope Foothills areawide oil and gas lease sale, in which companies paid nearly $10.3 million for 197 tracts covering 1.12 million acres. Petro-Canada...
Input sought on Cook Inlet oil and gas leases

ANCHORAGE (AP) - The U.S. Interior Department announced Saturday it would be seeking input on a possible oil and gas lease sale in Cook Inlet In a news release, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar said the request for comments is a key step in...
Arco banking on National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska

...recently voted to block the deal. The FTC alleges that the merger would eliminate BP's main competition in Alaska oil and gas lease sales, and that by controlling Alaska production, BP would hurt West Coast refiners. Unwilling to back down, BP...
Gas prospects draw bids in Cook Inlet lease sale

KENAI -- Oil companies bid more than $1.2 million for 30 tracts in the state's annual Cook Inlet oil and gas lease sale. The companies apparently are focusing on natural gas prospects. ''Most of the bids were offshore north of...
A Cook Inlet Renaissance? We hope so

...that's how Bill Barron, director of the state Division of Oil and Gas, described the results of last week's oil and gas lease sale.What a pleasant change - to describe Cook Inlet oil and gas development in terms of potential, rather than decline...
Murkowski calls for easing MMS lease sale restrictions

...through June 2012. A state sale in an adjoining the North Aleutian Basin area (the first Alaska Peninsula area oil and gas lease sale) is scheduled for Oct. 26. Murkowski said discovery of commercial quantities of oil and gas there could stimulate...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives04/26/00

...job waits for the right person Dredge project for Knik Arm shoal to start up again State releases revised oil and gas lease sale schedule Some changes made in sport fishing regs for Kenai Peninsula Barnes keeps grip on spill bill ...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives05/10/01 help consumers evaluate ability to get loans Tuntutuliak still reeling from commercial fishing disaster Oil and gas lease sale shows search for gas is on Teacher who protected children from slasher praised as hero Study finds biologists...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives01/19/01

...seeks more funding Fire temporarily disables Coast Guard cutter in turbulent seas Babbitt defers Beaufort Sea oil and gas lease sale Census sees no decline in Cook Inlet belugas Third body found near Anchorage downtown Babbitt rescinds...


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