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Report: Poor management led to Shell grounding

...groups said the report emphasizes deficiencies that make the oil industry and government ill-prepared to deal with oil development in the Arctic Ocean."Today's report again shows that Shell did not appreciate or plan for the risks of operating...
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...
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...
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...
Buccaneer: Endeavour drilling could come in spring

...for oil with extended-reach well drilling."What we are looking to do is probably progress that as well from an oil development standpoint ... but offshore we are looking to develop the gas," Watt said.Buccaneer would focus on gas production...
Buccaneer spuds first well at Cosmo site

...release. Buccaneer said it would take oil core samples to augment existing reservoir data to help shape a future oil development plan. The company said it does not plan to flow test the oil formation, however. "On completion of drilling and...
Coastal management measure debated

...consequences for development, cause uncertainty in the business community and that it could stop Cook Inlet and North Slope oil development. "Anything in this borough that requires one or more state permits is affected by coastal management and you have...
Apache partners, Buccaneer buys Cosmo

...being a shallow gas development estimated at 3,000 feet deep drilled with Endeavour and the second being a deeper oil development estimated at 6,000 feet deep that can be produced with onshore directional drilling. Wells drilled by the Endeavour...
Senate District N - Q and A

...unconventional oil too expensive to produce, especially any new fields. Many tax options exist for spurring new oil development that will fill the oil pipeline. Some options: lowering government take (tax), change back to gross tax, give...
Send Miller to D.C.

...Services' Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, said that rationing health care is inevitable. While Lisa advocates for oil development, she said she was willing to compromise on the Cap and Trade bill, which will burden industries and businesses with...


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