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Oil and gas turn their backs on coal as climate deal nears

...therefore "saves lives today and ensures a sustainable energy system tomorrow," Shell CEO Ben van Beurden told an energy conference in Paris on Tuesday.He called natural gas a "clean-burning ally to renewables such as solar and wind."BP...
Lt. Gov. Treadwell concludes rural energy conference

...broad spectrum of Alaska's small communities turned out at Centennial Hall Thursday for the seventh Alaska Rural Energy Conference. The conference is a collaborative effort by the Alaska Center for Energy and Power (ACEP) and the Alaska Energy...
Capitol empties for trip to energy conference in D.C.

JUNEAU - The state Capitol in Juneau is emptying out as nearly half of legislators leave to attend an energy conference in Washington, D.C. Close to 30 lawmakers will attend The Energy Council Friday and Saturday. The council is an organization...
200 attend state's first renewable energy conference

...around in this conference, so this is business for Alaska." Rose said his group will organize the second clean energy conference next year and has already reserved space in the Anchorage convention facility. Nearly $500,000 is already being...
Some Alaska villages and towns sold on biomass

...shared how they harvest energy from the forests and rivers around them with roughly 200 attendees at the Alaska Wood Energy Conference on Wednesday. "We are a rural community that wants to promote to other rural communities that this can be done...
River turbine to be tested at rural Alaska village

...of Igiugig's electricity.The unveiling in Anchorage was appropriate, Sauer said. He spoke at a 2007 Arctic Energy Conference about his company's devices that harness tidal power."People came up to use and said, 'Can't you make this...
Angoon, Mt. Edgecumbe top 2014 Alaska KidWind Challenge

...on that journey."Jim Parkin and Matt Hunter, teachers of the winning teams, were invited to attend the Rural Energy Conference in Fairbanks on Sept. 23. All participating students in the 2014 challenge receive certificates recognizing their...
Energy conference raises hype for hydropower

While the Alaska Legislature's energy debates have been mostly focused on oil and gas, hydropower advocates gathered at Centennial Hall Thursday to try to raise the profile of the less exciting industry.
Legislature takes break at midway point

...session deadline April 19. On Thursday, the session's halfway mark, 26 of the 60 legislators had headed to an energy conference in Washington, D.C., and others had departed for a long weekend at home. Meanwhile, a single bill - a measure...
ExxonMobil wants more predictability in Alaska policies

...pipeline in Alaska. But, he said, said the state also must step up. In remarks prepared for a speech Friday to an energy conference in Anchorage, Kruger again called for predictable financial terms for those committing to the project, and he pushed...


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