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Biden suspends oil leases in Alaska’s Arctic refuge
Move draws rebuke from the state.
President signals plans to halt oil activity in Arctic refuge
The plans were announced on a fact sheet by the new administration on Biden’s inauguration day.
US holds first oil lease sale for Alaska’s Arctic refuge
Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority, was the sale’s main bidder.
Environmentalists in Juneau protest Arctic drilling, say fight continues
Similar “banner drops” were happening around the world.
Judge allows oil, gas lease sales in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
Judge refuses to halt oil and gas lease sales in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
Court hears challenge to Arctic refuge oil leases
Attorneys for conservation groups asked a judge to halt the issuance of oil and gas leases in ANWR.
On day 56, the Alaska Legislature passes first resolution of session
Congress accepting comments on environmental impacts on ANWR through Wednesday.
Opinion: Energy production is a boon for Alaska and all Americans
Environmentalists need not worry.
State asks Legislature for $10 million to survey ANWR for oil
The administration of Gov. Bill Walker is asking the Alaska Legislature for permission to spend $10 million on seismic surveying in the coastal plain of… Continue reading