Small company defends Dish Network deal that earned credits

...haven't yet been finalized, he said.Additional competition has lowered wireless prices to 7 cents a minute in 2010 from an average of 47 cents per minute in 1994, Todd said.A company that is actually small has no chance of playing a significant...
Empire Editorial: $1 per tank would buy a working ferry system

...temporarily.Alaska has the lowest fuel excise taxes in the United States. We pay eight cents per gallon for gasoline, five cents per gallon of marine fuel, 3.2 cents per gallon for jet fuel and 4.7 cents per gallon for avgas. Last fiscal year...
Plans suspended to double wind turbines at Fire Island

...2 of the project for 6.2 cents a kilowatt-hour, slightly...than the project's 9.7-cent rate for Phase 1.But utilities say that 6.2 cents comes with added costs as...highest on the Railbelt at 20 cents a kilowatt-hour. In comparison...
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COLLEGE FOOTBALL8 a.m., ESPN - Bahamas Bowl, Cent. Michigan vs. W. Kentucky, at Nassau4 p.m., ESPN - Hawaii Bowl, Fresno St. vs. Rice, at Honolulu
Empire Editorial: Here we go again ...

...Our educational system must adapt to the funding it's provided, which means fewer services and programs.2. Dollars and cents don't guarantee greater success (the district graduated 79 percent of seniors in 2013, one of its highest rates in recent...
For traders, oil's plunge takes a toll on egos and accounts

...wrong and oil turned up, those trades would pull him out of the market quickly before losses snowballed."Whether you make 50 cents or $1, you don't care, you're making money," he said. "And as it keeps going down you find yourself in something...
Joan Marie Braley Sahlin

...start: at twelve she waited tables in her parents' restaurant after which she walked on her own through the city to see ten-cent movies. She was confirmed in the Lutheran Church as a teen and continued in strong faith throughout her long life.Joan's...
Switch to diesel will only cost you 'fractions of a cent'

...Electric Light & Power Co. customers will only see 'fractions of a cent' in added cost to their monthly electric bill as a result of...cost to customers."In this case, it will be fractions of a cent," Driscoll said.AEL&P initially thought the outage was...
Juneau delegation outlines priorities

...companies to pay a larger surcharge per barrel to DEC to help cover oil spill cleanup and education programs. The current 5-cent-per-barrel surcharge is not sufficient, she said, and this is one way the state can raise its own revenue in a budget crunch...
Local | AK legislature
My Turn: Alaskan energy efficiency an opportunity costs to Alaskans, which, in the case of electricity, amount to an average of 20.31 cents per kWh versus a national average of 12.97 cents. They're also critical to meeting requirements established under new Environmental Protection...


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