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Voices of Alaska: Cook Inlet would benefit from a Harbor Safety Committee - here's why

...organization that captures these diverse stakeholders to the fullest extent. And unlike RCACs, which are focused on crude oil production and transportation and routinely make recommendations on regulatory issues, Harbor Safety Committees have a different...
What others say: Legislature should do better at providing stable budget for UA

...the root of the university's budget issues is the greater issue of low and declining state revenues, as declining oil production and falling prices for the commodity have been a powerful one-two punch to a state already engaged in deficit spending...
Walker would take Alaska back to failure

...chunks of the basin - and the first new production platform since the mid 1980s. Tax reform has led to a doubling of oil production in four years and enough natural gas to spur talks of reopening the mothballed Agrium plant. Statewide, tax reform...
Stevens on the ballot for southern, central Kenai Peninsula

...measure. In August, voters turned down an attempt to repeal Senate Bill 21, Gov. Sean Parnell's effort to increase oil production and investment dollars in Alaska's oil industry. As a result, Stevens predicted the state might have some challenging...
Voices of Alaska: Unity ticket represents Alaska's interests

...oversaw changes to the state's oil production tax, changes that led to the...administration made changes to the oil production tax to provide a better balance...introduced Senate Bill 21, the oil production tax legislation that hands over...
North Slope crude prices down since July

...nervously watching North Slope oil production and hoping for an uptick.They've...better off under the state's new oil production tax, the More Alaska Production...Revenue Department.Rodell said oil production on the Slope is also picking up...
Parnell, Walker clash on spending, gas line

...on savings to help balance the budget amid slumping oil production, is in a financial crisis. But Parnell said Walker...state had in the past - a progressive surcharge on oil production that helped the state benefit from price spikes...
Voices of Alaska: An important point on the gubernatorial race

...third world nationalization. He's running against an incumbent governor whose optimism and focus on increasing oil production and a gasline have created an economic boom with jobs increasing every year. We currently have a gasline deal moving...
Cook Inlet oil production up 25 percent

Cook Inlet oil producers have boosted output 25 percent in the last year, data from the state Department of Natural Resources indicates.
Alaska voters reject repeal of 2013 petroleum tax

...say, 'It's more complicated than that,'" he said. The campaign was all about fixing the problem of declining oil production, which has seen output in the trans-Alaska pipeline fall from a high of 2 million barrels per day in 1988 to 547...


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