Resources

EIA (Energy Information Administration) -The U.S. Energy Information Administration is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System responsible for collecting, analyzing, and disseminating energy information to promote sound policymaking, efficient markets, and public understanding of energy and its interaction with the economy and the environment. EIA programs cover data on coal, petroleum, natural gas, electric, renewable and nuclear energy. EIA is part of the U.S. Department of Energy.

IEA (International Energy Agency) – The IEA is an autonomous organization which works to ensure reliable, affordable and clean energy for its 29-member countries and beyond.

EITI (Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative) – The EITI seeks to strengthen government and company systems, inform public debate and promote understanding. In each of the implementing countries, the EITI is supported by a coalition of government, companies, and civil society. The Standard is upheld by the international EITI Board.

BP Statistical Review of World Energy –  The BP Statistical Review of World Energy provides high-quality objective and globally consistent data on world energy markets. In our at-a-glance overview, growth in global primary energy consumption remained low in 2016; and the fuel mix shifted away from coal towards lower carbon fuels.

Regulatory Commission of Alaska (RCA) – The Regulatory Commission of Alaska (RCA) regulates public utilities by certifying qualified providers of public utility and pipeline services and ensuring that they provide safe and adequate services and facilities at just and reasonable rates, terms, and conditions. This section includes general information about the RCA and its Commissioners.

SLB (Schlumberger) – The Oilfield Glossary: Where the Oil Field Meets the Dictionary   the Schlumberger Oilfield Glossary is an evergreen, instant reference that takes up no space on your bookshelf and offers many special features:

  • Comprehensive: definitions for major oilfield activities
  • Accessible: definitions for both the technical generalist and the expert
  • Accurate: definitions reviewed by technical experts
  • Illustrated: high-quality, full-color photographs and illustrations clarify many definitions
  • Thorough: citations of significant technical papers for further reading
  • Versatile: streamlined navigation, enhanced search capability and key resource links
  • Interactive: on-line capabilities allow for continual expansion and updating based on reader input.

Investment Companies:

Goldman Sachs –The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

State of Alaska – Department of Natural Resources – The Department of Natural Resources manages all state-owned land, water and natural resources, except for fish and game, on behalf of the people of Alaska. When all land conveyances from the federal government are completed, the people of the state will own land and resources on 104 million acres: Approximately 100 million acres have been conveyed so far. The state owns approximately 60 million acres of tidelands, shorelands, and submerged lands and manages 40,000 miles of coastline. The state also owns the freshwater resources of the state, a resource that equals about 40% of the entire nation’s fresh water flow.

Department of Natural Resources – Division of Mining Land and Water –The Division of Mining, Land and Water manages all state-owned land except for trust property and units of the Alaska State Park System.

Department of Natural Resources – Division of Oil and Gas –The Division of Oil and Gas manages lands for oil, gas, and geothermal exploration and development in a fair and transparent manner to maximize prudent use of resources for the greatest benefit of all Alaskans and facilitates safe and environmentally conscious operation and maintenance of common carrier pipelines.