BP Exploration (Alaska) Inc. earned $840 million on its Alaska operations in 2013 on gross sales revenues of $5.39 billion, the company said in its annual financial report released March 5.
Joe Balash says he’s often teased about being a 38-year-old point man for the state on a prospective multibillion-dollar deal for Alaska to partner with industry on one of the world’s largest gas projects.
The Environmental Protection Agency set a potentially unprecedented process in motion when it began work on Feb. 28 to preemptively block Pebble mine as an effort to protect Bristol Bay fisheries.
Six Inupiat villagers from Nuiqsut are in federal court seeking an injunction to shut down construction of ConocoPhillips’ CD-5 oil project on the North Slope.
A chemical spill at the Flint Hills refinery near Fairbanks has become a major headache for the company owned by Koch Industries.