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Three-fourths of oil and gas leases on federal lands aren't producing

...neighboring Utah, the BLM has sold 26 oil and gas leases since November in areas eligible...companies, vast holdings of federal oil and gas leases, even if undeveloped, show...9 million acres of federal oil and gas leases in March, according to BLM...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/02/bus_417543.shtml
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...ANCHORAGE, ALASKA --- For the fifth time in a decade, the federal government will allow oil companies to bid for oil and gas leases in the sprawling National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska, officials announced Wednesday. No oil or gas production has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/17/bus_466008.shtml
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Oil companies head to deeper Gulf waters

...barrels of oil a day as of March 20, the MMS said. The agency also noted that at the end of 2008, 57 percent of Gulf oil and gas leases were in depths greater than 1,000 feet, up from 54 percent a year ago. Marvin Odum, the president of Shell Oil...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/05/bus_522777.shtml
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New BP CEO took unusual turns to top

...resources could be threatened. The U.S. Congress is considering a proposal to block the awarding of any new offshore oil and gas leases to companies with bad safety records. BP would be targeted, the way the legislation is written. BP might also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-07-27/new-bp-ceo-followed-unusua
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