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  • Furie speaks out - 10/22/2017 (Full story) Furie Operating Alaska LLC is blaming its lack of development drilling at the Kitchen Lights unit this past summer on state fiscal policy — particularly oil and gas tax credits. In a plan of development submitted to state officials in early October, the local independent wrote that “the lack of any....

  • Five wells confirmed - 10/22/2017 (Full story) ConocoPhillips' planned North Slope exploration drilling program for the coming winter is fully funded and will involve the use of three rigs to drill five wells, ConocoPhillips Alaska President Joe Marushack told the Alaska Support Industry Alliance on Oct. 12. However, conducting the drilling will....

  • AGDC aims at year end - 10/22/2017 (Full story) Legislators got an overview of progress the Alaska Gasline Development Corp. has made on the Alaska LNG project when they got a statutorily required update Oct. 16. The hearing was held jointly by the House and Senate Resources committees; also in attendance were members of the House and Senate Fina....

  • Exxon disputes Pt Thomson denial - 10/22/2017 (Login to read Full story) ExxonMobil Production Co. has responded to the rejection of portions of its Point Thomson plan of development by the Alaska Division of Oil and Gas. In an Aug. 29 decision, division Director Chantal Walsh said the division was approving the initial production system plan of development which ExxonM....

  • BRPC re-enters North Tarn No. 1A well - 10/22/2017 (Login to read Full story) Brooks Range Petroleum Corp. has re-entered an existing well at the Mustang field. The local operating arm of a multiparty joint venture is currently re-entering the North Tarn No. 1A sidetrack — drilled in early 2012 — for fracture stimulation and testing. The project comes as the company is looki....

  • Armstrong plans 2-well program - 10/22/2017 (Login to read Full story) Armstrong Energy LLC plans to drill two wells at the Pikka unit this coming winter and the results could prompt revisions to preliminary engineering work already underway. A local subsidiary of the Denver-based independent plans to drill the Pikka No. 2 well and Pikka No. 2A sidetrack in the southe....

  • Conoco applies to expand Colville CD-2 pad - 10/22/2017 (Login to read Full story) ConocoPhillips Alaska has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for gravel placement to expand the existing CD-2 pad in the Colville River unit for development of oil from Fiord West. The application is for placement of 73,000 cubic yards of gravel fill into 5.8 acres of wetlands to expand th....

  • Hladick named Region 10 EPA administrator - 10/22/2017 (Login to read Full story) Chris Hladick has been named by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt to serve as EPA Region 10 administrator. Hladick is currently commissioner of the Alaska Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development and Gov. Bill Walker said Hladick will step down effect....

  • AGDC concludes three letters of intent - 10/22/2017 (Login to read Full story) The Alaska Gasline Development Corp. told legislators in a mid-October update and in an Oct. 16 hearing that it has concluded three letters of intent, documents which “establish the foundation for terms and negotiation parameters for definitive agreements,” AGDC said in an Oct. 13 semi-monthly repor....

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  • Court rejects appeal against Shell air permits 12/26/2012
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