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BP Divests Alaska for $5.6 Billion

BP Divests Alaska for $5.6 Billion

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

BP sells its entire Alaskan business to Hilcorp for a total consideration of $5.6 billion
BP (stock ticker: BP), through its subsidiary BP Alaska, has agreed to sell its entire business

ANWR, Unfinished Energy Biz Top Senate To Do List

ANWR, Unfinished Energy Biz Top Senate To Do List

From EE News

Against the backdrop of a bitter government shutdown, the new bipartisan leaders of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee are forging ahead with setting the panel’s agenda for the 116th Congress, huddling this week to talk …

January 14, 2019 - 5:11 am Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Politics & Opinions
Trans-Alaska oil pipeline

A Minimum of 5.7 Billion Barrels Await Drillers at ANWR

The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) is located on the northern coast of Alaska, due east of both Prudhoe Bay and the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska (NPRA). The coastal plain (the 1002 Area) covers 1.5 million acres and is about 8% …

Interior Dept. to Begin Processes to Lease ANWR this Month

Interior Dept. to Begin Processes to Lease ANWR this Month

From The Washington Examiner

Drilling ANWR at least a decade away: Murkowski

The Trump administration this month will begin the process of opening the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and natural gas leasing.

Interior Department officials visited Alaskan communities …

March 9, 2018 - 6:15 pm Arctic, Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News
USGS 1002 Area Map

Drilling ANWR’s 1002 Area Edges Closer to a Vote

A quick background

In 1960, the Secretary of the Interior signed an order protecting the northernmost parts of Alaska at the federal level. The order protected 8.9 million acres and named it the Arctic National Wildlife Range. In 1980, President …

November 15, 2017 - 5:47 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Oil and Gas 360 Articles
Source: BLM

Zinke Signs Order to Jump-Start Alaskan Energy Production in the NPR

Order also calls for updating ANWR resource assessments

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke signed a secretarial order to jump-start Alaskan energy production in the National Petroleum Reserve – Alaska (NPR-A) and update resource assessments for areas of the …

Obama Administration Announcement on ANWR Enrages Critics

Obama Administration Announcement on ANWR Enrages Critics

The Obama Administration’s announcement of plans to expand protection in ANWR is a ‘declaration of war’ says Alaskan Congresswoman

The White House released a revised Comprehensive Conservation Plan Sunday, which will designate 12.28 million acres in Alaska’s Arctic National …

January 27, 2015 - 4:55 pm Oil and Gas 360 Articles, Politics & Opinions