by alaskabusiness | Dec 12, 2019 | Featured, News, Oil & Gas
Oil and gas exploration companies offered $7.8 million for the rights to search for oil on 154,610 acres of state land on Alaska’s North Slope and Beaufort Sea, according to results from the 2019 oil and gas lease sale conducted by the Division of Oil & Gas.
by alaskabusiness | Nov 22, 2019 | News, Oil & Gas, Science
Researchers from the University of Alaska Fairbanks are mapping oil and gas seeps off Alaska’s coast to better understand hydrocarbon resources and seafloor ecosystems.
by alaskabusiness | May 23, 2019 | Government, Monitor, Oil & Gas
The Division of Oil and Gas received three bids encompassing 10,286 acres and totaling approximately $190,350 in bonus bids from Hilcorp Alaska.
by Tasha Anderson | May 20, 2019 | Magazine, Oil & Gas
Alaska’s oil potential is global in scale, and international organizations engaged in exploration or development (or both) have been seizing opportunities they see in the Last Frontier.
by alaskabusiness | May 17, 2019 | Government, News, Oil & Gas
The Division of Oil and Gas will offer Special Alaska Lease Sale Area (SALSA) blocks in conjunction with the Fall 2019 oil and gas lease sale, Commissioner Corri A. Feige said.
by OHara Shipe | Jan 4, 2019 | Featured, Magazine, Oil & Gas
In January 2018, the Anchorage Economic Development Corporation (AEDC) projected that after an enduring economic recession, things were beginning to look up for the oil and gas sector.
by Julie Stricker | Nov 1, 2018 | Arctic, Oil & Gas
Working in Alaska’s North Slope can be challenging enough, but a few companies are taking that challenge a step further, drilling from manmade islands into promising basins miles off the coast.