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Shell allowed limited offshore oil drilling

...strongly supported by elected officials in Alaska, where upward of 90 percent of state government is funded by the oil industry. They hope to see undersea and overland pipelines from offshore wells to move oil to the trans-Alaska pipeline...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/kevin-freking-and-dan-joling/2015-07-23
News
Business Briefs

...5-foot bed; 9-inch x 4-foot Carlton Radial Arm Drill Press; Bridgeport Milling Machine. Metal Magic has served the oil industry and Alaska locals for over 25 years. For more information, call 907-776-7676 or email metal.magic@alaska...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-07-21/business-briefs
Community

...5-foot bed; 9-inch x 4-foot Carlton Radial Arm Drill Press; Bridgeport Milling Machine.Metal Magic has served the oil industry and Alaska locals for over 25 years. For more information, call 907-776-7676 or email metal.magic@alaska...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-07-20
Community
Discussion begins on oil tax credits

...unprecedented shortfall in revenue, the last thing we want to do is send a chilling message of uncertainty to not just the oil industry but any potential industry looking at Alaska for potential investment," Dunleavy said.Walker's unexpected veto...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-11/discussion-begins-on-oil-tax-credits
News
What others say: Walker's tax credit cut a fair move

...send a message of stability to the oil industry by keeping the credits intact...jobs, so giving immunity to the oil industry makes little sense when everyone...System.Slashing payouts to the oil industry is the necessary move if Alaska...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-07-06/what-others-say-walkers-tax-credi
Opinion
Alaska Senate, House approve fully funded budget

...will take a $32.5 million hit, while lawmakers left intact Alaska's millions of dollars in tax credits for the oil industry.Reinbold, who was booted from the majority for not supporting an earlier version of the budget, maintained her objections...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-11/alaska-senate-house-approve-fully-fu
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Budget plan threatens Alaska's future

...are now threatening to pass a one-party budget in order to do so. They are that beholden to their sugar daddies in oil industry. To get around negotiating, they now say they might spend nearly $5 billion from the part of the Permanent Fund Alaska...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-29/budget-plan-threatens-ala
Letters
Norway's king opens Arctic drilling conference in Alaska

...connections, he said."I am confident that Norwegian companies will make worthwhile and responsible partners to Alaska's oil industry," he said.The conference is sponsored by INTSOK, a trade organization established by the Norwegian government and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-27/norways-king-opens-arctic-drilling-c
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Seward develops marine infrastructure

...Fourchon is a 1,200-acre mega port - airport included - that provides facilities for every aspect of the offshore oil industry in the Gulf of Mexico. The State of Louisiana is currently working to double the size of the port."Our Port Fourchon...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-16/seward-develops-marine-infrastructur
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What others say: Population decline not portent of disaster, but state needs to pay attention

...course of the past year as refiners and producers have announced significant workforce cuts. The impact of the Alaska oil industry's gradual decline has been compounded by the precipitous drop in oil prices in late 2014 and early 2015, leading...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-20/what-others-say-population-declin
Opinion

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