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Shell move dims oil prospects, delights environmentalists to become the first company to produce oil in Alaska's Arctic waters, darkening the nation's long-term oil prospects and delighting environmental groups that tried to block the project.After years of effort, Shell is leaving the...
Buccaneer sells holdings in Cosmopolitan, Cook Inlet jack-up rig

...winter and three other Cook Inlet offshore prospects still owned by Buccaneer. Those include "Tyonek Deep," or deep oil prospects in the North Cook Inlet gas field owned and being produced by ConocoPhillips, and where Buccaneer has an agreement...
Buccaneer struggles with offshore plans

...drill the well on the Southern Cross Unit and then move the Endeavour rig to northwest Cook Inlet.Both are considered oil prospects although natural gas is also likely to be present, Buccaneer has said.The company had some happier news to report...
Endeavour's delay fattens wallets of Homer workers, city be coming together now with the permitting. "We are waiting on our approved spill plan so that we can test the oil prospect at Cosmopolitan," said Jay Morakis, a spokesperson for Buccaneer. "We are almost ready for our ABS (American...
Buccaneer spuds first well at Cosmo site

...Cosmo area is located in 80 feet of water close to Anchor Point and is known for its shallow gas reserves and deeper oil prospects. Buccaneer is working on the project with BlueCrest Energy, a Fort Worth, Texas-based company that has a 75 percent...
Oil industry review under way

...leases. In Cook Inlet, Pioneer Natural Resources has drilled an extended-reach well into its offshore Cosmopolitan oil prospect near Anchor Point, and Marathon Oil has drilled extended-reach wells to tap offshore natural gas deposits near Kasilof...
Cassandra Energy applies for oil exploration permits

...The company applied for a permit Dec. 10 for permission to use low-frequency, electromagnetic waves to scope out oil prospects. ''We do not expect there to be significant resource effects associated with the nonintrusive, electrotellurgic...
Industry outlook bleak without oil tax reform

...explorer, Great Bear Petroleum, also encountered problems but its president, Ed Duncan, said the company has located a rig it can move to Alaska in time for testing a potential North Slope shale oil prospect in this upcoming winter season.
Dec. 12, 2001 The Voice of the Times scolds two lawmakers for pettiness good for the country and panders, instead, to the green vote to bolster his presidential hopes. If there were oil prospects in South Dakota to match those in ANWR, you know that Daschle would be pushing for exploration with all the energy...
Platform upgrade, North Slope improvements planned this year

...from investments in Prudhoe Bay itself. One project not in the 2000 capital budget is development of the Tyonek Deep oil prospect in Cook Inlet. Tyonek Deep, an Arco find, formerly was known as Sunfish. Arco initially believed Sunfish held substantial...


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