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Big pricetag for Kake's energy intertie

...and increased electricity usage in Ketchikan, Wrangell and Petersburg, the intertie can't fully supply Kake's energy needs during the winter."We were basically the last priority," Mitchell said. "I was extremely distressed to hear it...
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...
Avista promotes renewable energy

...Sheep Creek in 2013 to accommodate Juneau's growing energy needs. Sheep Creek Hydro Plant was constructed in 1910 to...expand the Lake Dorothy project to cover Juneau's energy needs for another 20-30 years. The large-scale project...
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...
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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
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: I love my Ford F250 4x4

...2013, we have burned less than one gallon of diesel fuel in our generator. Ninety-nine percent of our electrical energy needs have come from our solar system. The initial reason I installed the solar system was to save money and my back.Google...


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