Fairbanks Natural Gas wants to sell its liquefied natural gas plant in Point MacKenzie to Hilcorp and sign a 10-year deal under which it would buy natural gas from Hilcorp for $15 per thousand cubic feet.
A sharply critical legislative audit questions whether a backlog of 55 oil and gas tax and credit audits can be completed before the six-year statute of limitations runs out, risking hundreds of millions in back taxes.Dermot Cole
Oil companies spent big money Wednesday for rights to explore the Colville River Delta and other state territory, making this year’s North Slope auction the richest Alaska state lease sale in 21 years.Yereth Rosen
Energy giant BP on Tuesday closed the sale of assets related to four oil fields it operates on Alaska’s North Slope, in a deal with Hilcorp Energy previously announced at up to $1.5 billion.Alex DeMarban
An appeals court on Wednesday struck down a lawsuit brought by oil company Shell in 2012 that aimed to neutralize potential litigation brought by environmental groups against the company's oil-spill plans in the Arctic.Yereth Rosen
Republicans emboldened by their Election Day victories are poised to use their new power on Capitol Hill to advance oil and gas industry priorities, beginning with approving the Keystone XL pipeline.Jennifer A. Dlouhy
Furie’s efforts to bring a Kitchen Lights gas field into production, coupled with some tantalizing announcements of discovered gas resources, have caused speculation over how much gas the company may be able to bring on line.Alan Bailey