Tagged With Alaska
US—revival in the north
7 November 2017
Drilling in Alaska is pricey compared with tight oil in the Lower 48. But the potential remains huge
Nearing the cliff edge
25 February 2016
As things stand now, US oil output is about to start dropping quickly. Almost 1m barrels per day could be lost
Statoil drops leases in the US Arctic
18 November 2015
Norway’s state-controlled oil producer has followed Shell out of the high-cost, high-risk Arctic, but downplays the extent of the costs it has incurred there
Shell loses $6bn on Q3 writedowns
29 October 2015
Shell has reported a third quarter loss of $6.1bn - net of $8.2bn of upstream writedowns and charges linked to its unsuccessful Arctic drilling
BP gives $1 billion upgrade boost to Alaska
6 June 2013
It will add two new rigs to the Prudhoe Bay field and upgrade existing facilities
Shell takes pause from returning to Alaskan drilling
28 February 2013
Regulatory authorities and Shell are investigating the problems that hit the 2012 drilling programme
North Slope partners unveil ambitious LNG plans
9 October 2012
Alaska’s North Slope producers have outlined plans for what would be one of the largest and most ambitious liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects in the world
Alaska gas opts for huge LNG export plant
5 April 2012
US North Slope natural gas producers have set aside differences and come to agreement on an Alaska pipeline. The problem is, the deal isn’t the one most were expecting, or even proposing, five years ago
US and Japan to test Alaska hydrates
26 October 2011
The US and Japan will head to Alaska’s North Slope this winter to test ways to develop a potentially massive source of natural gas – methane hydrates.
Players eye North Slope shales
26 May 2011
Big potential for unconventional reservoirs
Shale gas no threat to Mackenzie gas project
21 October 2010
Shale-gas production poses no threat to gas deposits, says industry minister Bob McLeod
Offshore Alaska: the upstream oil industry's next frontier
4 January 2010
Alaska could hold impressive offshore oil reserves
Alaska gas plans advance
1 December 2008
Competition to construct a pipeline to deliver gas from the Arctic to US markets is intensifying
Point of no return
1 February 2007
North Slope and Delta gas exploration plans face u-turn due to economics and corporate politics
Mind the gap
1 September 2006