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AIDEA approves $30 million deal for Cosmo development

...however. The leases were sold to BlueCrest and Buccaneer after Pioneer Natural Resources decided to focus on shale oil development in Texas.Tim Bradner can be reached a
French will restore Alaska

...Alaska like a colony? We now have four decades of history to answer that query. Few would question the benefits of oil development and the royalty and tax money that has paid for much of the State's infrastructure, government operations, and...
Oil producers talk scenarios

North Slope oil producers have laid out their vision of what's possible with new oil development if the state Legislature makes changes in the state's oil production tax. They've also highlighted the problems they face...
New NPR-A plan released

...managing a vast petroleum reserve on Alaska's North Slope calls for a roughly 50-50 split between conservation and oil development plus accommodation for a pipeline that could carry offshore Arctic Ocean oil to the trans-Alaska pipeline.Interior...
Alaskans deserve fair share of oil revenue

...encourage production, and jobs. That's something the Army Corps of Engineers didn't help with when it blocked needed oil development in the National Petroleum Reserve this year. The truth is that achieving both goals is complex, and if we want strong...
Voices of the Peninsula: Cook Inlet navigation - safe as can be?

...American Oil Platform B was under construction. There was lots of activity and excitement in the area as new plans for oil development progressed.Since then, I can recall lots of near misses, oil spills, pipeline leaks and vessels sinking. I've...
What others say: The Obama jab

...tandem with another anticipated Alaska-related announcement - placement of Alaska's offshore Arctic off limits to oil development.Obama's proposal would designate almost 12.3 million acres in ANWR as wilderness. This designation would be...
BlueCrest, WesPac ink deal to develop Cosmo

...capacity of the production facilities gives an indication of the reserve size."We had been focused mainly on the oil development with the gas as a secondary goal, but WesPac came in and will now fund and accelerate the gas development," he...
North Dakota, Alaska locked in rivalry for oil, population

...unemployment rate in the nation, less than 3 percent.Iverson, North Dakota's demographer, said the explosion of oil development has made population estimates difficult, if not impossible."There is a real danger of doing population projections...
Bookey, Gabriel, Schrag talk development, city priorities, goals

...Kenai Municipal Airport and the airport's land leases. Also, the Marathon Road industrial park and Cook Inlet oil development will likely help promote business growth of the airport lands, he said. Schrag said business development should...


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