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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...
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!
Voices of Alaska: 'Giveaway' sound bite a dangerous distraction interests of the citizens of Alaska who are the owners of the extremely valuable, plentiful, and non-renewable oil resource on the North Slope. As it stands, I do not think Senate Bill 21 passes the Constitutional fiduciary obligation of...
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...
Micciche, Treider face off for Senate District O the issue," he wrote. Micciche said SB21 solves several "primary issues" with ACES and that it makes Alaska oil resource development competitive, without cutting the state's revenue significantly. "It eliminates expensive, boutique...
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...
Unlocking new potentials

...resources ride the same geological structures, Swenson said. Simply put, companies need to drill deeper to locate oil resources, he said.Stratigraphic traps are smaller, harder to find with seismic data and therefore haven't been greatly...


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