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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...
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...
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...
Brewery: 'Greener' beer with new boiler

...of gallons of liquids to affixing labels to bottles all along the line Alaska Brewing Company has industrial-sized energy needs. To help fight volatile energy costs the brewery has installed a one-of-a-kind spent biomass boiler to dry grain...
'Fracking' process has the EPA seal of approval

...TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Natural gas is a key part of America's energy supply, providing nearly a quarter of our total energy needs. That includes a third of the energy used by industry, homes and businesses and nearly 30 percent of the electricity...
Alaska poised for Greater Energy Independence

...Alaskan families, businesses, schools and communities to cut their costs and find more sustainable ways of meeting their energy needs. The Act includes a broad range of policy tools designed to stimulate the economy and improve Alaskans' standard of...
Timing of session on energy aid unknown

...summer to address the immediate energy needs of Alaskans. But it's still...R-North pole, said in-state energy needs will most certainly be brought...D-Juneau, said discussion of energy needs should build on last session's...
'We stand to fall together' on energy

As a concerned citizen, I'm writing about the welfare of the state of Alaska and its present and future energy needs. I attended a meeting of SEAK Solutions on Jan. 30. The group concerns included renewable energy in Alaska, especially villages...
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...


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