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My Turn: Alaskans want the best, and HB383 will ensure it

...development of our North Slope resources are crucial to our state's future. While an instate line could help alleviate energy problems, a bigger LNG project may help bolster state revenues until we see the benefits of new oil production fostered by...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Knowles pitches gas line to panel Governor suggests project could help solve energy problems By MARY PEMBERTON THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ANCHORAGE - Gov. Tony Knowles told members of the Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission...
Professional kayakers run on vegetable oil

...engine. Sound off on the important issues at Their message: Alternative fuels are one solution to the world's energy problems. Seth Warren and Tyler Bradt set out Saturday from Prudhoe Bay for a nine-month trip that is planned to take them...
Biodiesel cooperative planned for Juneau

...processor up and running by January to convert such oils to biodiesel. "We hope to show there are local solutions for energy problems of national concern," Distefano said. The move comes on the heels of increased talk that Alaska should explore...
Con: Should Congress give solar, wind power major roles to combat climate change?

...Committee chairman Henry Waxman, D-Calif., are championing more federal subsidies for the sorriest solutions to our energy problems - wind and solar power. Has anyone in the White House or on Capitol Hill ever taken a course in logic? Apparently...
Senate endorses drilling in Alaska wildlife refuge "Using backdoor tactics to destroy America's last great wild frontier will not solve our nation's energy problems and will do nothing to lower skyrocketing gas prices" Cantwell argued. The House is considering a measure that also...
Oil and gas are the bridge to clean energy

...Legislature and many local communities have taken thoughtful steps to improve energy efficiency and address local energy problems. Now it is time for Congress and the Obama Administration to move forward with a broad, comprehensive energy bill...
My turn: Volume-constricted bullet line is not what Alaskans ordered

...on the edge of a financial cliff, something which a bullet-line would not help. The answer to our economic and energy problems has been apparent since 2002 when 138,000 voters voted "yes" on the Alaska Gasline Now Initiative and passed it...
What's at stake

...John Hagelin, Natural Law Party Hagelin opposes development of ANWR, which he believes will not solve America's energy problems. Campaign spokesman Robert Roth said, "He believes we need to break our addiction to fossil fuels and put more...
Legislators mull $500 million renewable energy fund extension

...infrastructure in Alaska requires planning and diverse technologies."No silver bullet is going to solve the rural energy problems," she said. By 2013 the program will be displacing 3.5 million gallons annually with a total savings for the...


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