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My Turn: Time to continue moving Alaska forward

...barrels of oil per day. Many said opening Alaska's Arctic to oil exploration to meet our state's and nation's energy needs would never happen, but we got it done.We brought federal agencies together to create in Alaska the best access for...
Native group: Begich work on issues deserves vote

...well-known for his commitment to Alaska Natives and that Walker has shown a commitment to Alaska's economic and energy needs. Walker and Mallott, who won his party's nomination for governor, joined forces after the primary, creating a...
My Turn: Be careful what you vote for

...under-the-haul-road, 18-inch pipeline in five years. It would solve all of Anchorage's and Fairbanks' energy needs for the next 50 years. Why the governor is not pushing such a practical alternative, I'll never know.After reviewing...
Rethinking human waste disposal

...wrote in a report to the Assembly.Factors considered for each method will be cost, public health, safety impacts and energy needs, she said. The company will also determine a timeline for implementation of the new system."(CH2M Hill is) very...
Senate Finance advances gas line bill

...want to limit the availability of revenues for future legislatures. But Hoffman said if the state can't address the energy needs of Alaskans, "what good are we doing?"In an interview, Meyer's co-chair Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks, praised...
State | AK legislature
Letter: Find a real energy solution

...We should spend our limited funds on a gas pipeline to meet both heating and electricity needs, and at the same time investigate and invest in other truly renewable sources that meet the energy needs of all Alaskans.Doug SmithTalkeetna
Dam project draws attention to renewable goal

...Melis Coady, who was recently in Juneau with a group of Susitna opponents, said Susitna isn't a good fit for the energy needs of Alaska, which in parts of the Railbelt include a need for more affordable heating options. Electricity, she said...
State | AK legislature
Alaska's need to be front and center in national energy production

...the Middle East and other countries. Alaskans will be even more proud when we make a more significant contribution to U.S. energy production by responsibly developing our enormous oil and gas resources to meet America's energy needs.
Summit looks at rural energy needs

BETHEL - Tribal leaders from Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta villages gathered in Bethel for a summit to discuss energy needs in that region.KYUK ( says the summit Monday precedes the annual convention of the Association...
Senator looks at introducing abortion legislation

...America." He said with abortion, God is not honored.While there are other issues for lawmakers to take up, such as energy needs for Alaskans, Coghill said that doesn't mean that social issues - like abortion - cannot be taken up, as well...


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