Trump administration plans construction to prepare Alaska’s Arctic refuge for oil drilling

Trump administration plans construction to prepare Alaska’s Arctic refuge for oil...

ANCHORAGE — The Trump administration said on Thursday it would spend $4 million on construction projects in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in preparation...
Federal regulators are weighing a new plan for an offshore oil prospect in Alaska’s Arctic

Federal regulators are weighing a new plan for an offshore oil...

After two previous development plans fizzled, Texas-based Hilcorp Energy Company hopes a third plan will succeed at unlocking the oil in the Liberty prospect in Arctic...
Mystery surrounds the only oil well ever drilled in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

Mystery surrounds the only oil well ever drilled in Alaska’s Arctic...

With oil development advocates again emboldened by the prospects of cracking open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, a big secret that could add to the...
After Facebook, Sweden is set for more data center deals, says power utility

After Facebook, Sweden is set for more data center deals, says...

OSLO — Sweden's low electricity prices are likely to attract new data centers to the country this year, according to Swedish utility Vattenfall, which...
Norway authorities stop Greenpeace protests at Arctic well

Norway authorities stop Greenpeace protests at Arctic well

OSLO — Norwegian coast guards stopped Greenpeace from protesting at a site of the country's northernmost exploration well drilled by Statoil, the environmentalist group said...
For Norway’s next big oilfield, size isn’t everything

For Norway’s next big oilfield, size isn’t everything

When Tejre Sørviknes, Norway’s oil minister, received plans to develop the Johan Castberg field, in the Barents Sea, on December 5, he described it...
Prudhoe Bay spill in April leads to wider review, suspension of 14 wells

Prudhoe Bay spill in April leads to wider review, suspension of...

BP has shut in 14 wells at the Prudhoe Bay field to prevent a replay of the oil and gas release on April 14 that...
Alaska governor asks Trump to throw his weight behind Alaska LNG project

Alaska governor asks Trump to throw his weight behind Alaska LNG...

Alaska’s governor is asking U.S. President Donald Trump to lend his support to what he termed an “ideal” megaproject — a $45 billion gas pipeline — as the...
Trump administration kicks off ANWR oil leasing process

Trump administration kicks off ANWR oil leasing process

The Trump administration is formally kicking off the process intended to sell oil and gas leases in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, a swath...
In Alaska, Native wildcatters push ahead with exploration at oil and gas prospects

In Alaska, Native wildcatters push ahead with exploration at oil and...

Doyon Limited says a third well it drilled about 50 miles southwest of Fairbanks failed to find commercial quantities of natural gas or oil,...