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Army blimp breaks loose, drifts over Pa.

...about the blimp. It was crazy."About 27,000 customers in two counties were left without power, according to electric utility PPL, and Bloomsburg University canceled classes because of the outage. Electricity was restored to most people...
Nation and World
My Turn: New CO2 rule should be applied to oil, gas industries a positive step nationally, but as currently written it will do little to reduce Alaska's emissions, where electric utilities contribute only a small part of Alaska's greenhouse gas total. The 2008 State of Alaska GHG Inventory estimates...
Outside Editorial: The EPA's rule on mercury will save lives

...billion a year, with most of the burden falling on electric utilities. Indeed, the issue of cost is what split the court.The Clean Air Act allows the EPA to regulate electric utilities under its hazardous air pollutants program only if...
ACS restores service to Southeast customers

...shook like a bowl full of jelly," she said.Glacier Bay Lodge also reported no damages.The quake did not affect electric utility users, a spokesperson for Alaska Electric Light & Power Co. reported.AEL&P's Debbie Driscoll said the company's...
Research holds the key to Alaska's future efficiency are areas with great promise for Alaska's bottom line. Witness the work of some innovative electric utilities, university researchers and other Alaskans to take advantage of our abundant wind power resources by integrating...
New road to help Kake's chances for hydropower

...cost of $40 million, but the real benefit to the 557 residents of Kake may come from lower power rates.Kake's electric utility, Inside Passage Electric Co-op, wants to get the diesel-dependent city on Kupreanof Island onto hydropower...
Gas company for Southeast still looking for funds

...more information. The possibility that AIDEA may financially help AIGC troubles officials with the 4-Dam Pool electric utility. The group recently bought four hydroelectric facilities from the state, including Ketchikan's Swan Lake plant...
Northwest Digest

...Frosty Fuels, already has run out of gasoline. Gary Ferguson, owner of G&K Inc., which operates Cold Bay Electric Utility, said Thursday his small company has just seven to eight days worth of fuel left and the community of 90 will go...
Smart grid demystified?

...While the technological challenges of smart grid are being addressed by communication, information technology and electric utility companies, the important remaining challenge is consumer acceptance. As Janine Migden Ostrander of the Office of...
AEL&P to offer experimental discounts to electric car users

There may not be any all-electric cars in Juneau yet, but the city's electric utility wants to be ready for them if they come. "Juneau is an ideal location for an electric vehicle," said Gayle Wood, spokesperson...


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