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Walker to address LNG conference, responds to ExxonMobil CEO that the gas is proven and in fact has been produced and reinjected many times by the North Slope producers to aid oil recovery. In contrast, there are risks with gas from other places, like shale formations of the Lower 48. "Our gas is proven...
BP, ExxonMobil seek more Prudhoe gas

...unreasonable loss of long-term oil recovery.Prudhoe Bay holds about 24 trillion...fluid that is used in Enhanced Oil Recovery on the slope.The AOGCC's concern...and ExxonMobil said the loss of oil recovery would be mitigated by steps including...
Workforce will double on large LNG project

...carbon dioxide that will have to be removed, which amounts to one-eighth of the raw gas. Using the CO2 in enhanced oil recovery in Prudhoe or other North Slope fields is currently being explored, Butt said.A major step for the project was the...
State: Don't blame revenue drop on SB 21

...wells, longer periods of plant shutdowns for maintenance and the diverting of some natural gas liquids for enhanced oil recovery were factors in last year's decline.Many of the gas liquids are mixed with crude oil and shipped through the Trans-Alaska...
Administration gives pipeline project overview

...without economic losses on the oil side.Prudhoe has been a mainstay of Alaska's oil production, and a major driver of oil recovery has been reinjection of gas, Balash said in an interview. The more gas you sell or take away from a field, the less...
AOGCC keeps eye on safety, maximum recovery

...propane, might be in Enhanced Oil Recovery in fields, to get more oil. produced for EOR (enhanced oil recovery)," said Foerster. "A us that 'waste' (loss of oil recovery) is not occurring."This is...
On track energy to the Railbelt energy grid, and supply excess carbon dioxide to Cook Inlet oil producers to enhance oil recovery from wells. The gasification project would create a new market for Healy coal, create revenue for the railroad, and...
Palin's signing of bill a step in right direction

...excess carbon dioxide from the coal gasification process could benefit Cook Inlet oil producers as a means to enhance oil recovery from wells. This is not a small project. In fact, if undertaken as envisioned, it will be second only to the pipeline...
Coming to a crossroads: Promises of 'clean coal' will take Alaska backward

...Using carbon dioxide from coal combustion to enhance oil recovery in older fields would "efficiently sequester" the...eventually escapes. So for the foreseeable future, enhanced oil recovery does not "efficiently sequester" C02. As we know...
Wish list sent to Juneau

...North Slope natural gas pipeline and a gas spur line to Cook Inlet; Cook Inlet oil and gas exploration and enhanced oil recovery efforts; development of the Chuitna Coal Mine; research and safety funding for the Cook Inlet Regional Citizens Advisory...


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