US takes Alaska leasing step

Alaska offshore: US regulators take first steps towards additional leasing

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management has begun work on the first steps toward a draft environmental impact statement that could result in the re-opening of oil and gas leases in the Chukchi Sea off Alaska.

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