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Group wants to export crude oil using Skagway's port

...state's oil port of choice, but an independent Yukon oil producer is planning to make Skagway No. 2 on the list of Washington state. Northern Cross, an independent oil producer with backing from Chinese state oil company CNOOC...
North Dakota, Alaska locked in rivalry for oil, population

...that have thrust the state to the nation's No. 2 oil producer behind Texas. North Dakota, which was barely a top-10 oil producer a decade ago, passed Alaska in 2012 to become the second-leading...

...Vladimir Putin's government must pay $50 billion for using tax claims to destroy Yukos, once the country's largest oil producer, and its Kremlin-critical CEO, an international court has ruled.Monday's verdict by the Permanent Court for...
Buccaneer wins gas sales contracts

...of the buyers have not been disclosed, but one is a large commercial end-user and the second is with a Cook Inlet oil producer, according to a press release.Up to 2.0 million cubic feet of gas per day is required by the first contract and...
State: SB 21 is tax reform, not tax break

...Gov. Sean Parnell who introduced it, say SB 21 would spur economic growth by encouraging gas and oil production. Oil producer BP says SB 21 will create a better fiscal environment for oil production, a "prerequisite to advancing work on (a...

...fueling the surging industry in eastern Montana and western North Dakota, which is now the nation's second-largest oil producer behind Texas.The warning declares that the Bakken's light, sweet crude oil may be different from traditional heavy...

...possibly the greatest threat in decades to the cohesion of the West African country. Nigeria is Africa's biggest oil producer. Its population of more than 160 million people is divided almost equally between the mainly Muslim north and the predominantly...
Alaska has its own fiscal cliff

...production businesses generate revenue, create jobs and help fuel our economy. Alaska now ranks as the nation's No. 3 oil producer, dropping behind North Dakota and barely ahead of California. We need to adopt tax policies that attract investment...
Pioneer plans to drill in inlet: Cosmopolitan field could be producing in 5 years

...see where the company is." Should the site, located about two miles offshore in southeast Cook Inlet, become an oil producer, Pioneer is also planning a separate, 20-acre offshore processing plant facility. The company submitted an all-encompassing...
Economic stimulus proposals include natural gas line, railroad, utility plants Variety of bills attack fiscal gap

...will run dry in 2004 if we do nothing. The Constitutional Budget Reserve was established as a savings account from oil producer settlements on taxes and other litigation. There is no more pending litigation, so there are no more funds flowing...


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