News Energy Government Manufacturing General
May 16, 2019  

Federal oil tanker ban bill defeated in Senate, but legislation not dead

Bill would put into a law a voluntary moratorium on tanker traffic off BC’s north coast.

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October 29, 2015  

Shell reports $7.4B net loss with cancelled projects

$2.6 billion related to the decision to halt Alaskan exploration activities.

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September 29, 2015  

Fallout feared following Shell ending Arctic drilling

Alaska needs to get oil in its 800-mile pipeline to fuel its economy.

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September 1, 2015  

Obama paints doomsday scene of climate change

US president visits Alaska in campaign to boost global action.

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July 23, 2015  

Shell gets permits for limited Alaska oil exploration

Needs emergency capping stack for deeper drilling off Alaska’s northwest coast.

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May 12, 2015  

US approves Shell’s Arctic drilling plan off Alaska coast

Protesters on land and in kayaks will try to block Shell’s Polar Pioneer drill ship this weekend in a “Festival of resistance.”

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January 22, 2015  

Alaska cancels bids for BC ferry terminal project

Canada threatened to block project over use of American steel in Buy America dispute.

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January 20, 2015  

Canada threatens to block US ferry project over steel requirements

Terminal sits on Canadian soil that’s leased by the state of Alaska.

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December 18, 2014  

US steel casts shadow over Alaska ferry project in BC

Canada threatens to block project if the state proceeds under Buy America specs.

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November 26, 2014  

BC ferry terminal construction falls under Buy America

To be built by Alaska, contractors must use US steel.

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September 18, 2013  

Alaska asks ConocoPhillips to reopen LNG plant

State says the plant will provide incentive for petroleum companies to explore and invest in Cook Inlet.

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January 3, 2013  

Ship grounding shows dangers of Arctic offshore drilling, critics say

Shell has spent more than $5 billion on developing Alaskan offshore drilling activities.

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September 21, 2012  

Shell gets OK at second Alaskan drilling site

Company can’t drill until its containment barge is in place.

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July 31, 2012  

TransCanada, ExxonMobil to study interest in Alaska pipeline

Oil and gas giants look to build pipeline from northern Alaska to BC border.