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What others say: Shell, Foss right to stand up to Seattle socialist

...Seattle Mayor Ed Murray that is pursuing every means both legal and illegal to disrupt Shell's efforts to conduct oil exploration in the Arctic.Timing is everything, and as this edition of the Journal goes to press an amazing flotilla of some...
Shell: Drill rigs coming to Seattle despite pleas for delay

...wait.Shell's plan to move the two rigs to Seattle in coming days sets up a showdown between environmentalists and oil exploration advocates and touches off a wider debate about climate change and whether the nation should tap oil and gas reserves...
What others say: Advance, but cautiously, in Arctic drilling

...already begun moving rigs to Alaska in preparation. By all accounts, this summer will mark a return to offshore oil exploration in the Arctic Ocean.Alaskans should be cheered by the news.Drilling in the Arctic has long been seen as a dangerous...
Voices of Alaska: A low risk, high return investment

...develop resources for pay-off down the road. Consider the long-awaited gas pipeline, consider state incentives for oil exploration and new production. A far more certain investment for future return is investment in early childhood education...
Greenpeace group boards Arctic offshore drill rig in Pacific

...New Zealand. Lawless spent four days atop the 174-foot tower, camping and blogging about her experiences. The oil-exploration protest briefly delayed the ship's voyage.Lawless later pleaded guilty to trespassing.In March 2012, Greenpeace...
Voice of Alaska: Time to continue moving Alaska forward after election

...establishment in 1923, now moving forward to produce 46,000 barrels of oil a day. Many said opening Alaska's Arctic to oil exploration to meet our state and nation's energy needs would never happen, but we got it done.We brought federal agencies...

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Six environmental groups sued Monday to throw out a federal agency rule that concludes oil exploration off Alaska's northwest coast has a negligible effect on walrus.The groups claim the U.S. Fish and Wildlife...
Voices of the Peninsula: Cook Inlet navigation - safe as can be?

...own consultant, Glosten Associates.As a practical note, any mariner who has been involved in setting anchors for oil exploration operations in the Inlet, be it for Mobile Offshore Drilling Units (MODU) or pipe-laying barges, knows the difficulties...
Candidates similar on most issues at forum

...future, Johnson said he'd like to see the king salmon run in the Kenai return to its former glory and see more oil exploration and an oil pipeline at Falls Creek. Damon Yerly echoed Swanson on his version of the future for the Borough saying...
With lack of sale, CH2M Hill Kenai unit to close

...including a recently acquired contract for program management of the Alaska Standalone Pipeline, opportunities in Shell Oil Exploration, and a newly expanded contract with BP, that he said made the company an attractive one to work for. "That's...


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