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Shell Oil, Alaska Natives To Share In Offshore Profits

An Alaska Native regional corporation and six Native Village corporations signed an agreement with a Shell Oil subsidiary Thursday that aims to share the profits from offshore drilling off Alaska’s northwest coast.

CBS Seattle–08/01/2014

The Shell logo (Photo credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Shell Suspends Drilling For Arctic Ocean In 2013

An effort to give the United States a new source of domestic oil and refill the trans-Alaska pipeline took a hit Wednesday when Royal Dutch Shell PLC announced it will suspend offshore petroleum drilling in the Arctic Ocean for 2013.

02/27/2013

File photo of Shell oil refinery.  (credit: Richard During/Getty Images)

2 Tow Lines Again Secured To Shell Drill Ship

Tow lines are again secured to a Royal Dutch Shell drill ship that was adrift in the Gulf of Alaska.

12/31/2012

File photo of a Shell gas station.  (credit: PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Shell Ends 2012 Arctic Ocean Drilling Off Alaska

Shell Oil’s flotilla of Arctic Ocean vessels is heading for warmer waters.

10/31/2012

File photo of glacier icebergs near Alaska.  (credit:  John Warden/GettyImages)

Shell: Won’t Hit Oil In Alaska This Year

Royal Dutch Shell PLC says that after several setbacks, it no longer plans to try to drill deep enough to reach oil in exploratory wells off the coast of Alaska this year.

09/17/2012

Greenpeace activists dressed in polar bear costumes and holding banners stage a protest against the heading of the an icebreaker for Shell's Arctic oil drilling project in the north of Alaska. (Photo by MICHAL CIZEK/AFP/GettyImages)

Arctic Drilling Creeps Forward Now, And In 5 Years

Shell is sending the capping stack, skimmers, boom and a containment dome on board a flotilla accompanying drill ships to Alaska’s northern shores as part of a spill response plan that has the blessing of Interior Secretary Ken Salazar. Shell expects final approvals within weeks and drilling by late this month.

07/02/2012

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