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Tongass exemption to Roadless Rule overturned

...the Lower 48. That doesn't exist in the Tongass. ... (The ruling) really makes building roads to renewable energy projects ... transmission lines to lower energy costs, roads to critical mineral mines ... very difficult now. It's...
Keynote: A big slice of the renewable energy pie

...using Alaska Energy Authority funds for renewable energy projects - too successful if you ask some other regions.The...federal funds to assist communities with renewable energy projects. Fisher-Goad said there are other potential funding...
State | Local | AK legislature
My Turn: Keystone XL Pipeline deserves the President's scrutiny

Not all pipelines are the same; not all oil projects are good energy projects. Yet we tend to associate any North American oil project with greater energy security/stability and thousands of jobs. While...
My Turn: Alaska can't afford two mega-energy projects

...difficult. Alaska can't afford to pursue two mega-energy projects. The proposed Susitna-Watana Dam is deeply flawed...Public dollars would also be well spent on smaller energy projects, including wind, geothermal, tidal and other renewable...
As Legislature enters the second half, here's a one-sentence guide to all 212 bills on its agenda

...Also allows AIDEA to lend money for natural gas "energy projects and distribution systems." HB106Updates a state...Also allows AIDEA to lend money for natural gas "energy projects and distribution systems." SB51Updates a state law...
State | AK legislature
Company plans new tech for mine near Ketchikan

...Energy has rated it and thulium as the elements in shortest supply in the nation. It is used in the creation of wind energy projects as well as in defense technology.The Defense Department requires dysprosium to make magnets to be used in the building...
House starts reviewing energy projects

Energy projects began to get reviewed by the a House committee Friday, but that hearing...10 million for a Southeast Energy Fund to provide grants to local energy projects. Fisher-Goad said the state would draft regulations establishing...
Fairbanks borough considers energy projects fund

...Mayor Jim Whitaker wants to set aside funds to support energy projects. Sound off on the important issues at Whitaker said...Center, created last year to help carry renewable energy projects and technology to market. Whitaker said the ordinance...
Clean energy projects run into opposition

ANCHORAGE - A collection of potential clean energy projects in Alaska faces an unexpected opponent: environmentalists. Homer Electric Association is working with a private consortium and...
Palin: State needs energy projects

...Municipal League Thursday in Juneau, giving a well-received message about the need for more transportation and energy projects in the state. Palin, a former mayor herself, has a legislative agenda focusing on those issues, closely mirroring...


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