Trans-Alaska Pipeline System

BP announces new investment plans

JUNEAU — BP Alaska plans to bring two new drill rigs to the North Slope by 2016, part of an additional $1 billion investment the… Continue reading

Japanese group offers fast-track on LNG

A Japanese consortium working on an independent Alaska liquefied natural gas project has completed a feasibility study and given it to state officials. North Slope… Continue reading

Legislature passes oil tax overhaul

JUNEAU — The Alaska Legislature, on the last scheduled day of session Sunday, passed a multibillion-dollar oil tax cut in the hopes it will lead… Continue reading

BP official calls tax overhaul a game changer

JUNEAU — An oil tax overhaul under consideration in Alaska would be a “game changer” and send a signal that the state is ready to… Continue reading

Legislature gears up for final push of session

JUNEAU — With the first session of the 28th Alaska Legislature scheduled to wrap up its business April 14, some big issues remain on the… Continue reading

Producers say Senate tax bill a big step, but tweaks needed to make Alaska competitive

JUNEAU — Major North Slope producers say legislators are making big strides so far in making Alaska more competitive for new oil investment, but Senate… Continue reading

Uncertainty remains on what oil tax change really means

By TIM BRADNER Morris News Service - Alaska The oil tax bill now moving in the Legislature puts Alaska in the middle of the pack… Continue reading

AGDC awards contract for design of North Slope gas plant

The state-owned Alaska Gasline Development Corp. has signed a $6.7 million contract with a Fluor/WorleyParsons joint venture to do preliminary engineering on a $1.7 billion… Continue reading

Independents offer mixed review of oil tax changes

JUNEAU -- Independent oil companies offered a mixed assessment Monday of Gov. Sean Parnell's proposed oil tax overhaul, saying it is a good start but… Continue reading

Independents offer mixed review of oil tax changes

JUNEAU -- Independent oil companies offered a mixed assessment Monday of Gov. Sean Parnell's proposed oil tax overhaul, saying it is a good start but… Continue reading

Alyeska looks at new ways to keep TAPS oil flowing

Alyeska Pipeline Service Co. is looking at ways to keep oil flowing through the trans-Alaska pipeline system as the amount of oil continues to drop.Alyeska… Continue reading

Q & A with candidates for House District 30 incumbent Paul Seaton, challenger Liz Diament

Editor’s Note: When Alaskans go to the polls Tuesday, not only will they be voting for president of the United States and Alaska’s representative in… Continue reading

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