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Voices of Alaska: State's financial dialogue must continue

...oil and gas company may receive a credit for a portion of each dollar they spend exploring for or developing our oil and gas resources. The credit is used to reduce the company's production tax liability to the state. The idea is that a company...
Current fiscal policies limit choices on oil taxes

...Pay the fines as long as the profits continue. Just ask the big banks. It is true Alaskans own the State's oil and gas resources but big oil dictate the terms of accessing it. I know, many believe our politicians have sold us out or are taking...
House minority leader to step down

...vocal advocate on women's and children's issues, equal rights and of Alaska getting its "fair share" for its oil and gas resources.In the attorney general's office, she worked with the state's coastal management program and on oil and...
AOGCC keeps eye on safety, maximum recovery

...plans for producing the fields, to ensure no oil and gas resources are lost due to rapid depletion schemes.An example...AOGCC is to ensure there is maximum recovery of the oil and gas resources, which leads the commission to review and approve...
Comparing the Senate District O candidates

...2,000,000,000 tax break (for 10 years, with no strings attached!) for the companies that extract our oil and gas resources from the ground. Thanks to the work of moderate Republicans and Democrats in the Senate Bipartisan Coalition the...
Economic recovery must be top priority

...states, and require comprehensive Arctic oil spill research and infrastructure so our state's enormous offshore oil and gas resources can be developed. The current crisis in Egypt underscores the vital importance of improving our national energy...
State opens gas, oil bids in North Slope Foothills, Cook Inlet areas

...aggressive bidding from a relatively new player, Petro-Canada, he said. ''That shows that interest in Alaska oil and gas resources is not limited to major owners of facilities on the North Slope,'' Knowles said. Along with Devon Canada...
ACES is crippling oil industry

The State of Alaska faces a critical challenge. Alaska's Clear and Equitable Share (ACES) tax regime is severely crippling Alaska's oil and gas industry. This imperils much needed jobs for Alaskans at a time when our nation's economy is the weakest it has been in decades.
Buccaneer considers subsea production system

...platform. Furie's plans for development call for a conventional platform that would support pipelines to shore, if oil and gas resources found at KLU No. 3 and nearby KLU No. 1 drilled in 2011 are economic to develop. The company has filed permit...
Commissioner looks at oil and gas

...state's resources.At the Division of Oil and Gas, petroleum engineer Bill Barron will manage the state's oil and gas resources. Kevin Banks, the previous director, will return to his previous position as chief of the division's commercial...


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