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Parnell announces new pipeline plan, changes AGIA agreement

Parnell announces new pipeline plan, changes AGIA agreementGovernor Sean Parnell announced Friday the state is taking a new approach to a large-scale natural gas line in Alaska.

Murkowski calls for end to crude export ban

Murkowski calls for end to crude export banSen. Lisa Murkowski yesterday called for lifting the decades-old ban on crude exports.

Exxon, Chevron spend big against oil tax referendum

Exxon, Chevron spend big against oil tax referendumExxon and Chevron have made major contributions to a campaign that wants to preserve a controversial oil tax law that passed this year, according to recent filings with the Alaska Public Offices Commission.

New energy politics changes likely to affect Alaska

New energy politics changes likely to affect AlaskaIn Washington, at both the White House and in Congress, 2014 brings changes to the politics of energy that are likely to affect Alaska.

With months to go, oil industry spends $1 million against referendum

With months to go, oil industry spends $1 million against referendumTwo years ago, oil companies spent over a million dollars to defeat an election initiative and they’re on track to spend even more this year.

Orr to succeed Marshall as Juneau District Ranger

Orr to succeed Marshall as Juneau District RangerU.S. Forest Service announces new supervisor for 3.5 million acre portion of Tongass National Forest

Parnell open to funding Southeast hydro

Parnell open to funding Southeast hydroThere are no Southeast hydroprojects in the governor's budget proposal. But he says he's open to funding the right ones.

Is Alaska ready to move past AGIA?

Is Alaska ready to move past AGIA?Six years after the bill’s passage, the Parnell administration thinks it’s ready to go beyond that framework in an effort to get a LNG pipeline built.

Revisions required for Shell’s 2014 Chukchi exploration plan

Revisions required for Shell’s 2014 Chukchi exploration planThe Bureau of Ocean Energy Management is seeking more information from Shell about their 2014 Chukchi Exploration Plan.

Study: Selective logging may help mitigate climate change

Study: Selective logging may help mitigate climate changeDartmouth College research places economic value on timber through wood prices, carbon, and albedo from winter snow