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Alaska Editorial: Cheap, plentiful coal will power the Interior for decades to come

...the Interior, UAF has shown a strong organizational commitment to sustainability, as evidenced by their Cold Climate Housing Research Center. UAF has a Sustainable Village project that attempts to make as little impact as possible on outside resources...
Galena flood victims struggle with red tape as they attempt to rebuild

...three-bedroom replacement house is now under construction after being designed by the Fairbanks-based Cold Climate Housing Research Center.To get to this point, Hildebrand had to work through a web of bureaucracy and programs to finance the...
'Solar battery' gets tryout in Fairbanks building near university

FAIRBANKS - The Fairbanks-based Cold Climate Housing Research Center is hoping that sunshine power captured during long summer days can be banked for warming during the long, dark in winter.The...
UAF unveils cold weather housing experiment

...students. But the Sustainable Village, built amid a spruce forest in cooperation with the neighboring Cold Climate Housing Research Center, will be watched closely in the years ahead as a model for efficient cold-weather construction."This...
Energy efficient home tested at Quinhagak

...take about a month in Quinhagak for a prototype of a highly energy efficient home. KTUU-TV reports the Cold Climate Housing Research Center flew construction supplies Friday to the village in the Bethel region about 400 miles west of Anchorage...
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Group developing efficient homes for rural Alaska

...compounded by the prohibitively high costs. In Fairbanks, Jack Hebert and a team of engineers with the Cold Climate Housing Research Center are rising to the challenge, designing and building prototype homes and empowering communities to build...
Regents OK center for cold climate construction

...the best construction methods to use in cold-climate regions. The center will work closely with the Cold Climate Housing Research Center, a private, nonprofit organization established at the university over the summer to develop practical...
Researchers test the energy potential of winter sunlight

...Alaska's fleeting winter sunlight can be harnessed for energy. Sound off on the important issues at The Cold Climate Housing Research Center has started solar panel studies to see if sun power can be used in combination with biomass energy for...
Home show celebrates its 25th year this weekend

...seminars on borrowing money, interior design, kitchen remakes and city building codes. Mike Musick of the Cold Climate Housing Research Center in Fairbanks and Marquam George, a professor at the University of Alaska Southeast, will present a seminar...
Neighbors Briefs

...maritime portion of the grant. George is a former Juneau Homebuilder of the Year. He is also active with the Cold Climate Housing Research Center in Fairbanks and served on the Juneau Planning Commission. For more information, contact Marquam George...


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