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Alaskans should invest in energy like Warren Buffett

...Awareness Month, I encourage all Alaskan building owners to get an energy audit and consider making smart, long-term energy investments Warren Buffet would approve of. By reaching our goal to increase energy efficiency 15 percent per capita by 2020...
Should energy secretary resign over $537 million mistake? Pro: Steven Chu deserves a booby prize for naivete

...I'm horrified but not surprised at a massive loss of public money in a badly managed firm. But if you think green energy investments are a good idea in general, you should be furious over Solyndra.Not only did the company hand out $37,000...
What Sarah Palin got wrong about energy

...clean energy job creation. A report by the Center for American Progress calculated that $150 billion in clean energy investments would create more than 1.7 million domestic and community-based jobs that can't be shipped overseas. Palin...
Staying competitive in the clean energy race

...of coal and oil, just like the United States, but it's designing national policies to encourage alternative energy investments and use. For instance, China is projected to spend $46.8 billion - two-thirds of it by the end of 2011...
My turn: The age of waste

...pellet stoves, or how we should set up a rebate program for those who wish to make a return on their sustainable energy investments by net metering. But for some reason, we are still stuck on this basic issue that should have been dealt with...
Alaska editorial: 2009 Legislative session: The good, bad and so-so

...penalty bill, knowing it wouldn't pass this session. Here's hoping it doesn't pass next session, either. ENERGY INVESTMENTS - House Bill 44, which covered bonding and energy programs, at one point included the lines "authorizing the...
My turn: Reduce fossil fuel dependence

...Territory for mutual energy benefits and security. Quadruple the $250 million endowment of HB 152. Renewable energy investments now provide community energy independence, create green collar jobs and save millions in future Power Cost Equalization...


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