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In Kake, sun provides light at the end of the tunnel

...other rural Alaska community. What makes Kake special is the way it's approaching the topic.After exploring wind energy options in partnership with the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council in 2010, the Organized Village of Kake and five other...
My Turn: Trading salmon for kilowatts is bad energy policy for alaskans

...communities that rely on them, and then costs untold millions to eventually mitigate or remove. Throughout Alaska, all energy options (renewable and non-renewable) should be evaluated to determine which have the most benefit at the lowest cost...
Alaska needs to consider all its energy options

Ensuring that Alaskans have affordable energy for decades to come is one of the most important jobs on my desk right now. To succeed, the state needs to look at every possible option and make sure Alaskans have all the information to make the right decisions.
Senators hear Railbelt pipeline plan

...pipeline, likely 24-inch diameter, could provide natural gas to the Railbelt at prices competitive with current energy options, provided some conditions are met. The plan he outlined for the Alaska Stand Alone Pipeline would require an initial...
My Turn: Legislature must support renewable energy

...other communities that may be exploring renewable energy options. It spends hundreds of millions on looking into what...optimistic the community will continue to seek renewable energy options and find ways to pay for them, and eventually maybe...
Candidate says tapping oil from Arctic wildlife refuge will help reduce gas prices

...oil wells in the Beaufort Sea off the northern coast of Alaska. At a later stop in Anderson, Thompson said other energy options include more coal and nuclear power, as well as undeveloped technologies. "All of these parts are all relatively...
My turn: Alaska has potential to become a global leader in clean energy

...important part of the long-term resolution of the village energy crisis. We know that by diversifying Alaska's energy options we leave our youth and future generations better equipped for future challenges. In January, the potential for renewable...
Too soon to judge

...Slope gas pipeline is built to Alberta. Renewable energy options in Southcentral, such as hydropower from Lake Chakachamna...meaningful funding advice from voters on Railbelt energy options, our political leaders need to do a lot more homework...
SE Alaska's new energy road map the plan, "and are forced to walk down the path of diesel fuel dependency." The plan includes a portfolio of energy options suited to each sub-region. Alaska Energy Authority spokesperson Karsten Rodvik said researchers recognized as a...
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Alaska Digest

...catching a fish with such a tag is asked to remove the tag and return it to the department. Army shows off other energy options ANCHORAGE - Hybrid tankers that can power an entire airfield. Electric chariots that can zip soldiers to their destinations...


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