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Alaska upstream summary

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19 April 2021

Alaska upstream summary

Report summary

Alaska's oil production peaked at two million barrels a day in 1988 but has been steadily declining since to just over 420,000 b/d in 2020. There are two main producing regions in Alaska, the Cook Inlet and the North Slope. The North Slope is the largest producing region in Alaska, currently producing over 90% of total production. The legacy North Slope operators, ConocoPhillips, BP and ExxonMobil, maintained an outsized role in the region in terms of remaining value, reserves and ...

Table of contents

    • Key Issues
  • Key facts
  • Location maps
  • Key companies
    • Introduction
    • Alaska
      • Alaska North Slope
      • Cook Inlet
    • Basin name
    • Cook Inlet Basin
      • Source Rock
      • Reservoir Rock
      • Trapping Mechanism
    • Colville River Basin
      • Source Rocks
      • Reservoir Rocks
      • Cap Rock (Seal)
      • Trapping Mechanism
      • Timing
    • Licensing
      • Lease activity summary
    • State of Alaska
    • Exploration licensing
      • 2011
      • 2012
      • 2013
      • 2014
      • 2015
    • Competitive bid leasing - recent years only
      • 2016
      • 2017
      • 2018
      • 2019
      • 2021
    • Exploration licensing in federal areas
      • National Petroleum Reserve - Alaska
      • 2017
      • 2019
      • Federal coastal waters
      • Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
    • Beaufort Sea
    • Cook Inlet
    • North Slope
    • NPR-A
    • Drilling
      • Drilling activity
      • Cook Inlet
      • North Slope
      • Beaufort and Chukchi Seas
      • Methane Hydrates
      • Coalbed Methane
      • Success rates
    • Cook Inlet
    • North Slope
    • Oil/Liquids
    • Gas
    • Oil infrastructure
      • Cook Inlet
      • North Slope
    • Gas infrastructure
      • Cook Inlet
      • North Slope
    • Regulatory body
    • Overview
      • Upstream
      • Mid/Downstream
      • Pipelines
    • State of Alaska
      • Bonuses, rentals and fees
      • Area rentals
    • Indirect Taxes
      • VAT
      • Import Duties
    • Royalty
    • Petroleum Profits Tax (2006-current)
      • House Bill 111
      • House Bill 247
      • Senate Bill 21
      • Other credits
      • Cook Inlet terms
      • Pre-SB 21 PPT systems (2006-2013)
      • Severance Tax (1970s-2006)
      • Product Pricing
      • Corporate (or Petroleum) Income Tax
      • Federal Income Tax (FIT)
      • Additional Profits Taxes
      • Net Profit Share (NPS)
      • Fiscal/Contractual Consolidation
      • Dividend Withholding Tax
      • Other Taxes
      • CIRI Lands
    • Federal Fiscal Regime
    • Depreciation
    • Sample Cash Flows
    • Historical background
      • Pre-1980
      • 1980s
      • 1990s
      • 2000s
      • 2013
      • 2016
      • 2019 - 2020

Tables and charts

This report includes 39 images and tables including:

  • Key facts: Table 1
  • Alaska Country Map
  • Reserves and contingent resources at 01/01/2021
  • Liquids and Gas Production 2021
  • Capital Expenditure 2021
  • Net Acreage 2021
  • Liquids Production by Region
  • Top acreage holders - Beaufort Sea (state and federal waters)
  • Top acreage holders - Cook Inlet
  • Top acreage holders - North Slope
  • Top acreage holders - NPR-A
  • Active Blocks by Region
  • Drilling summary
  • Exploration: Table 2
  • Exploration: Table 3
  • Exploration: Table 4
  • Exploration: Table 5
  • Exploration: Table 6
  • Exploration: Table 7
  • Exploration: Table 8
  • Reserves and resources: Table 1
  • Production: Table 1
  • Production: Table 2
  • Liquids Production by Region
  • Production: Table 3
  • Production: Table 4
  • Fiscal terms: Table 3
  • Fiscal terms: Table 4
  • Alaska Basins
  • Cook Inlet Stratigraphy
  • North Slope Stratigraphy
  • Exploration Drilling by Region
  • Geological and Commercial Success Rates
  • Oil Infrastructure Map (Cook Inlet)
  • Gas Infrastructure Map (Cook Inlet)
  • Infrastructure Map (North Slope)
  • Current fiscal terms
  • Fiscal terms: Table 2
  • GEM models

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