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Cook Inlet Energy faces involuntary bankruptcy petition

...of Cook Inlet and the North Fork Unit near Anchor Point. In December 2014 it purchased a two-thirds stake in the oil-producing Badami Unit on the North Slope. The company has benefitted heavily from Alaska's tax credits program. In July...
Hilcorp acquires additional Inlet oil assets

...restart of a shut-in platform in the field.Two oil-producing platforms, tank facilities and an office and support...investment. When Hilcorp purchased Chevron's Cook Inlet oil producing assets in 2012 they were producing 17,000 to 18...
Oil producers, state talk money

North Slope oil producing companies painted a grim picture for the industry's future in Alaska unless the state revamps an aggressive oil and gas production...
Game-changing tax reform needed

...To turn around declining production and create Alaskan opportunity. This requires investment, the kind that other oil-producing regions in the Western hemisphere attract during a high-priced environment. Alaska's North Slope lacks this investment...
North Dakota, Alaska locked in rivalry for oil, population

...passed Alaska in 2012 to become the second-leading oil-producing state in the U.S.Oil output in North Dakota of that at present.Two of North Dakota's 17 oil-producing counties in the western part of the state - McKenzie...
What others say: Production not a priority for Obama administration

...the State Department announcement said more time is needed for the review of comments and documents.People in oil-producing states such as Alaska have long been suspect of this administration, which through this latest action on Keystone...
Walker would take Alaska back to failure policy that saw Alaska lose 200,000 barrels of oil/day at a time when production increased in every other oil-producing state. They want to go back to ACES and watch the pipeline shrivel up. It was under ACES that Alaska fell from being...
Voters take up oil tax debate before August referendum

...revenue - under ACES averaged about 72 percent."That's quite a bit higher than our competitors," Clark said.The oil producing states edging the Gulf of Mexico have total take rates near 50 percent, he said, and to be in the middle of the pack...

...that Western influences have corrupted Nigerian society and caused corruption that impoverishes people in the biggest oil-producing country in Africa. Boko Haram seeks to impose Shariah, or Islamic law, on Africa's most populous nation of about...
Murkowski blasts federal rejection of refuge road

...she said promotes investment.She told reporters that the tax cut was about making Alaska competitive with other oil-producing areas. Voters in August will decide whether to repeal the hotly debated tax cut, which critics see as a giveaway...


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