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Former Bethel mayor leads Nuvista coop executive director last month, KYUK reported.The group seeks to become a power producer, which would sell cheaper electricity to retail utilities, which then sell to customers."We feel it so strongly, whether it's our monthly bills...
SE committee picks next intertie links

...Juneau to Hoonah and Petersburg to Kake are next on the list of priorities for regional leaders trying to offer cheaper electricity. Related Link: For more on the Southeast Conference, check out The Southeast Conference's...
Alaska editorial: Cheap hydroelectricity is the key to reducing flight from the villages ratepayers.It would not be a quick return, but it would be a steady one.If Kodiakans are serious about deterring village flight, we need to encourage rural industry and security. Cheaper electricity is a good place to start.
Placer dome buys interest in Donlin Creek Mine

...Corp., which own the mineral rights and land at Donlin, are trying to find a way to power the mine and bring cheaper electricity to their rural shareholders. A subsidiary of Calista, the Bethel-based corporation for the vast Yukon-Kuskokwim...
Rural electric utilities panicked about fuel prices

...kick in only when power-generation costs reach a certain level. That means Railbelt consumers, who receive cheaper electricity from natural gas and hydro, would not see a change in their electric bills. But everyone would benefit from the...
Electricity back to pre-avalanche rates

JUNEAU - All Juneau electric users are now back on cheaper electricity. An avalanche took out the Snettisham transmission line that supplies the city's hydro-fueled electricity on Jan. 12. Alaska...


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