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My Turn: Alaskan energy efficiency an opportunity

...However, cutting our total energy use through energy efficiency represents an equally good opportunity to bolster our energy future. Alaska has a big opening in that regard as the state's per person energy consumption is third highest in the nation...
My Turn: The case for sustainable hydropower in Alaska

...The economics clearly argue against Susitna. If we can all agree that hydropower has a critical place in Alaska's energy future, then the best thing we can do is to stop the wasteful spending on Susitna and more wisely work to truly realize alternatives...
Walker inks LNG agreement with Japanese company called the action taken Tuesday with Resources Energy Inc. an important first step for the state's energy future. Under the previous administration, the state and Japanese agencies agreed to keep the lines of communication open...
Arts calendar

...the issue beyond climate impacts and makes a call for bold action strong enough to tip the balance to build a clean energy future.On Screen Theatre: "Two Gentlemen of Verona" - Monday, Tuesday. A broadcast of a Royal Shakespeare Company performance...
Legislation introduced would prevent drilling in ANWR

...protect one of the last pristine public lands in America. We need to advance forward-looking solutions for America's energy future, while preserving this treasured public land and the unique ecosystem that depends on it."Sen. Lisa Murkowski...
Alaskans should invest in energy like Warren Buffett efficiency 15 percent per capita by 2020 we will keep more money in our local communities and ensure a secure energy future for our state. I think that's something we can all celebrate.? Shaina Kilcoyne is the Energy Efficiency Director...
Getting the Lower 48 to care about the 49th state

...ensure it continues to play a key role in our collective energy future?"For starters, we must educate Lower 48 consumers...with policy-makers on the importance of Alaska to our energy future. Alaskans need an ally in this fight. That's why...
Companies announce top LNG site for pipeline a multi-billion investment and huge shot in the arm to both Alaska's economy and confidence in our state's energy future," U.S. Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, said in a statement. "A gas line from Prudhoe Bay to the Kenai Peninsula...
Troll: The other energy news is tremendously upbeat are remarkably bullish.The National Renewable Energy Laboratory concludes in their recently issued Renewable Energy Futures report that "renewable electricity generation from technologies that are commercially available today, in combination...
In the Stacks: New nonfiction for kids Iceland by Ted and Betsy Lewin, as well as the titles below."Meltdown! The Nuclear Disaster in Japan and our Energy Future," by Fred Bortz. March 11 will mark the three year anniversary of the Tohoku earthquake, one of the five strongest...


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