ConocoPhillips Ends ANWR Lobbying
- Energy and Ecosystems. Beardsley, Timothy M. // BioScience;Jun2005, Vol. 55 Issue 6, p467
The article focuses on a debate regarding the opening up of the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in the U.S. for oil and gas development. The release in March of the synthesis report of the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (MEA) may come to be seen as a turning point for...
- Alaska pushes for drilling in huge wildlife refuge. // TCE: The Chemical Engineer;Jun2013, Issue 864, p15
The article reports on the Alaskan state government's consideration of contributing funding towards a modern seismic exploration scheme for oil and gas in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR).
- U.S. House Passes Production-Oriented Energy Bill. // American Gas;Jun2005, Vol. 87 Issue 5, p6
Reports that the United States House of Representatives has passed an energy bill allowing natural gas and oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) in Alaska. Aim of the bill to bring prices down by increasing natural gas supplies and encouraging energy efficiency; Natural...
- Bush seeks big boost in biofuels. Kamalick, Joe // ICIS Chemical Business Americas;1/29/2007, Vol. 271 Issue 4, p10
The article reports on the goal of U.S. President George W. Bush to increase U.S. ethanol consumption to 35 billion gallons per year by 2017. Such goal is part of a plan to reduce national gasoline consumption by 20% by that year. President Bush also called for increased domestic oil and gas...
- Budget Cuts Focus of Pre-Holiday Push. Cohn, Peter; Smallen, Jill; Mitchell, Charlie // National Journal;12/17/2005, Vol. 37 Issue 51/53, p3886
The article reports on the possible deletion of a provision allowing exploratory drilling for oil and natural gas in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) from the budget reconciliation bill by the Republican leaders in the U.S. Congress. Their aim is to move the ANWR language into the fiscal...
- Arctic Oil, Frozen Dialogue. // Christian Science Monitor;8/30/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 196, p10
Presents opinions on the 2000 United States presidential candidates views on oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge of Alaska.
- Should We Drill in Alaska? // Junior Scholastic;9/17/2001, Vol. 104 Issue 2, p5
Argues the viability of drilling oil and natural gas in Alaska. Percentage of the American citizens opposing to the oil drilling; Views of environmentalists on land and wildlife of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge; Recognition on the need for additional energy sources.
- Oil debate in Alaska is all in a name. Rosen, Yereth // Christian Science Monitor;6/29/95, Vol. 87 Issue 150, p4
Discusses the conflict between oil development and environmental preservation due to the oil drilling project of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) in Alaska. Debate on the subject; Details of the government decision to endorse oil drilling by the ANWR.
- In Alaska, Oil is Still the Issue. Campbell, Diana // Planning;Apr2003, Vol. 69 Issue 4, p20
Focuses on the raging debate over whether or not to open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas exploration centers in Alaska. Impact of the drilling on the calving grounds of caribou; Proposal on the lease sale of the refuge; Development of alternative energy sources.