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BlueCrest to partner with WesPac for Anchor Point natural gas

A Texas-based company focused on developing oil resources in the Cook Inlet on Thursday announced plans to partner with California-based WesPac Midstream LLC., to develop natural gas...
Legislature will open healthy dialogue on oil taxes

...most important industry. If oil is taxed at too low a rate then we fail in our constitutional duty to ensure that our oil resources are developed and used for the maximum benefit of all Alaskans. Many people don't know how our oil tax system works...
Voices of Alaska: The hard truth about our oil revenue

...first time in state history, we are making less than zero from a tax meant to compensate Alaska for the taking of its oil resources. How is this situation possible? The Alaska Department of Revenue projects the state will pay $625 million to producers...
Trust fellow Alaskans on Prop 1

...millions to spend and billions to gain? Or do you trust your fellow Alaskans who are determined not to giveaway our oil resources for so little in return? I think the choice is clear - Vote Yes on Prop 1!
Group wants to export crude oil using Skagway's port

...establish production and give us more insight into what is there," he said. "Our feeling is there are conventional oil resources there." According to a 2005 study by Natural Resources Canada, the Eagle Plains Basin is estimated to contain 426...
Legislative spending offensive be funded primarily by BP, ConocoPhillips and Exxon. These companies have made extraordinary profits from our oil resources so they aren't going anywhere. Employees of the oil companies determined the outcome of this bill with their "yes...
3 things to watch in Alaska: gas line, pay, oil

...said people were promised 1 million barrels of oil a day if the state would "give up" billions of dollars for its oil resources, and promised billions more in profits. He said the administration contends the production estimates are conservative...
Which resource is more valuable?

...dollar salaries disparity told me that the powers that be in Alaska placed a higher value on the development of our oil resources than they do on the development of our children. Try to imagine a high school teacher trying to convey the value of...
Writer: People of Alaska getting short-changed

...public resources. Alaska halibut resources like Alaska oil resources are both owned by the people of Alaska. When commercial oil companies sell Alaska oil resources for profit, they are required to pay a fair share into...
Legislative Information Office teleconference schedule

...Services. Listen only.Monday 3:30 p.m.The Senate Resources Committee will sponsor a public hearing to discuss Oil Resources: Economic Challenges & Opportunities, SB 26 Land Disposals / Exchanges; Water Rights and SB 27 Regulation Of Dredge...


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