North Slope


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North Slope,

Alaska: see Alaska North SlopeAlaska North Slope
or Arctic North Slope,
region, N Alaska, sloping from the Brooks Range N to the Arctic Ocean. In 1968 large petroleum reserves were found in the Prudhoe Bay area.
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They are turning to the one person who helped them expose the oil companies' cover-ups on Alaska's North Slope.
In the meantime, small-scale commercial benefits could show up in places such as Alaska's North Slope. This region not only harbors several large concentrated sources of hydrates, but also has an established infrastructure for oil-and-gas development, says Timothy Collett of the U.S.
These include portions of the Overthrust Belt (a subterranean feature rich in natural gas that extends along the eastern flank of the Rocky Mountains into Canada); vast, previously untargeted regions in the North Slope, including Alaska's wildly controversial Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR, pronounced "anwar"); and deep (1,000-5,000 feet) and ultradeep (5,000-plus feet) offshore regions in the Gulf of Mexico.
The aircraft went into the tundra and did not hit any buildings, said Paul Carr, chief of the North Slope Borough Police Department.
That was not enough for the FTC, which charges that a combined BP-Arco would still dominate the market for exploration leases on Alaska's North Slope, where the combined company would control 72 percent of the North Slope's production.
Although they already had a newsletter and e-mail system, videoconferencing and an in-house television studio for distance learning, North Slope still lacked the ability to transfer important information to every teacher and administrator in a way that would initiate interest, provide needed flexibility, and be easy to use and understand.
The Inupiat and Arctic Alaska places the Inupiat of Alaska's North Slope squarely within the nation state and the larger world.
"It's clear that ExxonMobil is committed to commercializing North Slope gas, particularly from Point Thomson.
Major organization : NORTH SLOPE BOROUGH, PUBLIC WORKS DEPT.
M2 EQUITYBITES-October 14, 2015-Armstrong, Repsol Agree to Restructuring of Alaska North Slope Project
ExxonMobil has resumed drilling at Point Thomson on Alaska's North Slope as construction continues toward bringing the initial production system online
announces results of 19 Core and RC drill holes from North Slope Zone(C)1994-2012 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk

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