Mead Treadwell

PT Capital

Guest

President of PT Capital, an investment fund that’s focused on Arctic opportunities; former chair of the US Arctic Research Commission (2006-2010), former senior fellow at the Institute of the North, and former lieutenant governor of Alaska (2010-2014)

Mead Treadwell on KCRW

In 1968, oil was discovered in Prudhoe Bay, and the State of Alaska experienced a bonanza.

The Consequences of Shell Leaving the Arctic

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President Obama has protected some parts of the Arctic Ocean from oil and gas development — but he's  permitted exploration in other parts .

America's Rejoining the Race for Arctic Oil

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