CNBC's Scott Cohn looks at Alaska's budget problems and the possibility of cutting the oil dividend payouts for residents.
The Trans-Alaska pipeline system is about to enter its 40th year in operation. CNBC's Scott Cohn reports falling oil prices have created engineering challenges for the system as it pumps about a quarter of its capacity.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports from Juneau, Alaska about the state's dependency on the oil industry and how low prices could affect the budget.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on how Alaska's Trans-Alaska Pipeline System presents economic and engineering challenges for the Last Frontier.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports from a New Mexico oil boomtown about the downturn in the energy sector.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports declining oil prices is being felt in "The Land of Enchantment" as the unemployment rate doubles in Lea Country and workers weather the bust, hoping a boom will return to the Permian Basin.