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Les Palmer: 50 years in Alaska

...much wider than the airplane. You stay in a lodge built on the ruins of a ghost town, the site of Alaska's first oil discovery. To reach the best fishing holes, you run upstream several miles in an outboard-powered skiff. Due to the Katalla's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-03-20/les-palmer-50-years-in-alaska
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Buccaneer sells holdings in Cosmopolitan, Cook Inlet jack-up rig

...made a natural gas discovery. Pioneer Natural Resources, which previously owned the asset, had also confirmed an oil discovery at deeper reservoir intervals, and Buccaneer's plan was to follow up on tests of the deeper oil formations.BlueCrest...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-01-04/buccaneer-sells-holdings-in-cosmopol
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Oil flows from CIE well

...19.Sword No. 1 is the first of two wells planned in the structure near the West McArthur River Field. Since the oil discovery, CIE has moved the drilling rig used for Sword No. 1 30 feet to drill its WMRU-8 development well. CIE plans to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-12-30/oil-flows-from-cie-well
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More questions than answers for oil and gas in 2014

...yet given the go-ahead for the projects, however.There are also other possible developments. Repsol made three oil discoveries in three exploration wells drilled last winter, two of them that could be commercially viable, the company has said...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-01-06/more-questions-than-answers-for-oil-
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Buccaneer board splits over Cook Inlet work

...as potential gas, which is both offshore and onshore.The leases Buccaneer is exploring in Cook Inlet are known oil discoveries that can be evaluated for development with the Endeavour jack-up rig.At this point it may be difficult for Buccaneer...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-07-03/buccaneer-board-splits-over-cook-inl
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Deal allows Buccaneer to drill in Conoco unit

...compete in our portfolio."The agreement also presents an interesting question surrounding the deliverability of a deep oil discovery to market. The Tyonek platform is equipped with only a gas pipeline that ties into Kenai Peninsula infrastructure...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-05-06/deal-allows-buccaneer-to-drill-in-co
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Analysis: 2013 a pivotal year for oil and gas

...are prospects within the existing fields where there is infrastructure that is in place. The potential for large oil discoveries in new fields on the North Slope, outside of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, is quite limited. ANWR is off-limits...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-12-27
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Hilcorp has aggressive goals for Inlet production

...Swanson River field to rehabilitate old wells. Swanson River was discovered in 1957 and was Alaska's first commercial oil discovery. Hilcorp specializes in purchasing mature producing properties from major companies, investing in redevelopment and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-06-23/hilcorp-has-aggressive-goals-for-inl
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Oil producers talk scenarios

...high costs and the probability of only modest-sized oil discoveries, which combined with the high state tax rate effectively...2009 the average size of new commercially viable new oil discoveries in Alaska was about 80 million barrels. In Venezuela...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-01-14/oil-producers-talk-scenarios
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Peninsula Reflections

...Hershberger Early homesteader Nina Robinson remembers the 1957 oil discovery in the Swanson River oil field. "Life was never the...on to Anchorage crossing beneath Turnagain Arm. The oil discovery doubtless sped Alaska's path to statehood. Becoming...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/081307/people_3435.shtml

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