http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil ConocoPhillips reports exploration success in Alaska https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/7/18/conocophillips-reports-exploration-success-in-alaska ConocoPhillips has provided an update on its operating plan for Alaska, focusing on the company’s long history of creating value in the state and an ongoing commitment to invest in low cost of supply opportunities. BP to increase share in UK’s giant Clair field, sell interest in Alaska’s Kuparuk field https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/7/4/bp-to-increase-share-in-uk-s-giant-clair-field-sell-interest-in-alaska-s-kuparuk-field BP has announced that it has entered into agreements with ConocoPhillips that will significantly increase its holding in Clair field, a core asset of BP’s North Sea business in the UK. ANWR could boost U.S. oil supplies, but it's going to be a while https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/6/15/anwr-could-boost-us-oil-supplies-but-its-going-to-be-a-while Don’t hold your breath waiting for oil from ANWR. Senator eyes oil tax to punish Canada over Alaska drilling clash https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/5/10/senator-eyes-oil-tax-to-punish-canada-over-alaska-drilling-clash As Alaska’s congressional delegation worked feverishly last year to achieve the decades-long dream of drilling for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, they came across a formidable opponent: Canada. BP, Alaska Gasline Development Corp. sign binding gas sales agreement https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/5/7/bp-alaska-gasline-development-corp-sign-binding-gas-sales-agreement The Alaska LNG Project reached a historic milestone today as BP Alaska and Alaska Gasline Development Corporation (AGDC) announced the parties have agreed to key terms of a gas sales agreement, including price and volume. BOEM to open call for information, nominations for proposed Beaufort Sea lease sale https://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/3/29/boem-to-open-call-for-information-nominations-for-proposed-beaufort-sea-lease-sale The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has announced it will publish in the Federal Register a call for information and nominations covering a proposed lease sale in Alaska’s Beaufort Sea Planning Area in 2019. What's New in Exploration https://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2018/january-2018/columns/whats-new-in-exploration 2018: The best [or worst] year ever? New survey shows ​huge increase in recoverable energy resources in Alaska https://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/12/25/new-survey-shows-huge-increase-in-recoverable-energy-resources-in-alaska U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke ​released an updated resource assessment​ for​ the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska (NPR-A), the Western Beaufort Sea, adjacent State and Native lands, and State waters​,​​ which estimates the mean undiscovered, technically recoverable resources both on and offshore to include 17.6 Bbbl of oil and more than 50 Tcf of gas. Drilling in Arctic refuge could see further delays, despite tax bill https://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/12/20/drilling-in-arctic-refuge-could-see-further-delays-despite-tax-bill Congress is close to lifting a 40-year-old ban on energy development in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, but drilling for oil in that frozen wilderness may still be years away as the effort faces exhaustive environmental reviews and likely lawsuits. Arctic refuge drilling to get speedy permit review, U.S. says https://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/12/8/arctic-refuge-drilling-to-get-speedy-permit-review-us-says The Trump administration has a plan in place to speed up permit reviews for drilling in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge if Congress approves exploration there, an advisor to the U.S. Interior Department said Thursday.