Empire editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down this week.Thumbs up to the new avalanche rescue equipment purchased by Alaska Electric Light and Power Co. The gear, which is being stored at Coastal Helicopters for use by any rescue team, allows helicopter-bound...
Faster, safer avalanche rescue work

Alaska Electric Light & Power Inc. has purchased a piece of equipment - a long-range receiver that mounts to a helicopter - that will make avalanche...
Five sites decided for electric car chargers

...charging stations for Juneau's growing population of electric vehicles, said Alec Mesdag, project champion and Alaska Electric Light and Power energy management specialist.The Electric Vehicle Initiative, headed up by Mesdag and facilitated...
Salmon Creek access road washed out

...out in heavy rains last week.It looks like someone might be able to walk around the washed out section, said Alaska Electric Light & Power Director of Consumer Affairs Debbie Driscoll, but the slim section of road remaining may be unstable...
Upcoming Fireside Lecture to focus on Annex Creek hydropower on the topic of hydropower at Annex Creek and will be presented on Friday, Jan. 31 by Scott Willis, with Alaska Electric Light & Power Co. One hundred years ago, the Alaska Gastineau Mining Company built hydropower projects Salmon Creek...
Capital City Weekly is on the move on the move as staff in the historic downtown Alaska Electric Light & Power Co. building head to a new location on...Historic Places. According to the registry, the Alaska Electric Light and Power Building was constructed in 1936 in Art...
Southeast residents named to state boards

...Juneau, will continue to serve on the Emerging Energy Technology Fund Advisory Committee. Eriksen has worked for Alaska Electric Light & Power Company since 2006 as its vice president of transmission and distribution. He's served in several other...
Snow causes downed trees, outages across town

...About 600 customers from the Mendenhall Valley northward were affected by 10 different power outages Wednesday.Alaska Electric Light and Power Co. spokeswoman Debbie Driscoll said customers past Cohen Drive were without power for about 11 hours...
Empire Editorial: Would you give away $40M?

...a small tropical island to call your own?The answer to that question will vary depending on who you ask. For Alaska Electric Light & Power Co. owner Bill Corbus, the answer came easy: Give it away.That's what Mr. Corbus said his intentions...
AEL&P owner intends to give millions to Juneau Community Foundation

...the small organization - made up of just two part-time staff members - would be the recipient of $40 million.Alaska Electric Light and Power Company announced Monday its parent company, Alaska Energy and Resources Company, will merge with Spokane...


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