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Lease sale nets $5.2 million

...that ranged mostly from $26 to $50 per acre but with an $86-per-acre bid on one tract.Hilcorp is the major oil and gas producer in the Inlet, having acquired Chevron Corp. and Marathon Oil Co. properties in 2012 and 2013. Apache is engaged...
What others say: Production not a priority for Obama administration

...those now in it, most likely - should champion if the U.S. is to further strengthen its status as a leading oil and gas producer.The Keystone announcement, meanwhile, brought a cascade of criticism, especially from the U.S. Senate...
State deal with Hilcorp will cap gas prices, limit sales for LNG

Cook Inlet oil and gas producer Hilcorp Energy agreed to terms of a consent decree to cap the price of gas sold to utilities and industrial customers for five...
Ripple effects

...employed." In addition to the trickle-down work for companies that service the growing contingent of independent oil and gas producers, there's been a sort of trickle-up effect. Major oil and gas company ConocoPhillips announced recently that...
Comments on spill rules run the gamut

...fields on state lands. Banks told legislators that Gov. Sean Parnell ordered the review of state regulation of oil and gas producers earlier this year after the blowout of BP's Gulf of Mexico well. However, the idea of PSIO reviewing maintenance...
Oil tax credits could help pay down retirement liability

...the Alaska Retirement Management Board to buy what are called ?transferable tax credit certificates? from oil and gas producers and resell them to the Alaska Department of Revenue. The ARM Board would buy the unused credits at 92 percent...
Borough oil and gas assessment values up

...numbers will not be finalized until June 1. Though oil and gas producers presented grim local production news at January's...million. At January's economic outlook forum, oil and gas producers did not speak optimistically about future resource...
Legislative session opens with oil tax talks

...production from North Slope fields. Production has declined 7 percent annually over the last year and a half. Oil and gas producers spoke favorably of the tax. "We are encouraged that Governor Parnell and members of House leadership recognize...
Executive director Crockett retires, worked up from typist

...only on a simple criteria, such as tons of air pollution per year, would have operators of major facilities like oil and gas producers, refiners and utilities picking up most of the tab. In fairness, most of the real cost of the program would...
Irwin: Pipeline project high centered

...on the gas tax. Ten years is reasonable,? he said. Murkowski?s earlier agreement had offered tax breaks to oil and gas producers for up to 45 years, according to Irwin. He also said the state would reserve to right to take its royalty share...


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