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My Turn: Alaskan can safely exit the Arctic oil rapids

...due to remoteness, lack of infrastructure, extreme weather conditions, and others). Additionally, alternative energy sources may become more competitive if oil and gas costs reach the backstop prices. Increased awareness and government policies...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-03-04/my-turn
Opinion
My Turn: No more

...dependence on foreign oil. As America looks toward renewable energy, Alaska is also working to develop its alternative energy sources, such as wind and geothermal. But America still needs oil, and Alaska is still the best place to get it. We have...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-02-01/my-turn-no-more
Opinion
My Turn: Alaskan energy efficiency an opportunity

...self-sufficiency. Viewing energy efficiency as an energy source can be especially beneficial to Alaskans in diversifying...further growth and Alaska could use a wider array of energy sources for making its electricity. However, cutting our...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-12-03/my-turn-alaskan-energy-efficiency-opp
Opinion
Climate change coming ... to glacier center

...do about climate change."Neary wants to ditch the oil and unplug from the power grid by looking to alternative energy sources."Collect solar and wind energy and make this place zero net energy, so we produce more than we use," he said...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-01/climate-change-coming-glacier-center
Local
Senator upbeat at Sitka luncheon

...ranking member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, she wants to help push hydroelectric power as an energy source that could replace carbon, especially in Southeast.Before stepping down to take questions, Murkowski said she knew...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-07/senator-upbeat-sitka-luncheon
Local
Native corps join to oppose SB21 repeal

...first "3-D" seismic program in the Yukon flats, Schutt said."This program, which is intended to help find new energy sources in rural Alaska, was possible only because of the special incentives in SB 21. If the law is repealed, Doyon won't...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-29/native-corps-join-oppose-sb21-repeal
State
Commentary: In Juneau, electricity comes cheap

...gold came the even more impressive effort to create energy sources to power our city's mines. While the original gold...We are landlocked, construction costs are high, energy sources in remote areas have to be developed and connected...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-05-07/commentary-juneau-electricity-comes-c
Opinion
Energy Dep't seeks methane hydrate proposals

...S. Department of Energy is soliciting for another round of research into methane hydrates, the potentially huge energy source of "frozen gas" that could step in for shortages of other fossil fuels.The department is looking for research projects...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-14/energy-dept-seeks-methane-hydrate-propo
State
Alaska Editorial: Cheap, plentiful coal will power the Interior for decades to come

...commit to coal for heat and power needs over the next several decades, for the straightforward reason that no other energy source comes anywhere near coal's affordability. When errant squirrels in power generation equipment force the university...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-06-06/alaska-editorial-cheap-plentiful-coal
Opinion
Climate change crusaders cruise through Juneau

...climb the highest peaks on all seven continents. What makes their endeavor unique is the choice to use only renewable energy sources and their own muscle to get from one place to the next, which has slowed their pace somewhat."We learned pretty...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-14/climate-change-crusaders-cruise-through
Local

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