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My Turn: Rural energy solutions an opportunity for US Arctic leadership

...capita investment in renewable energy technology of any state. Any initiative...round of the Alaska Emerging Energy Technology Fund. Ideally, several million...transition, the next generation of energy technology that can be adopted for use...
My Turn: Murkowski: President's Alaska goal should be partnership

...visit, he will learn that Alaskans are already at the leading edge of innovation on renewable and other emerging energy technologies. From the integration of renewables with diesel generators on micro-grids to the development of high-efficiency...
Fish Factor: Rain-powered boats

...electro-front: Kodiak Electric Vessels/LLC received a $247,000 grant in 2013 from the state's Emerging Energy Technology Fund. The small company has demonstrated two core technologies: a Power Dense Motor and Universal Modular Inverter...
Fish guts to meow mix

...Juneau's hydropower makes the process affordable.AGS is still not quite large enough to dive into waste-to-energy technology or pharmaceuticals such as fish oil - both exploited at other processing plants, but Erickson hopes to reach that...
Energy Dep't seeks methane hydrate proposals

...or just one of those two research areas, according to the announcement.A spokeswoman for the DOE's National Energy Technology Laboratory, Shelley Martin, said the department could not comment on funding opportunities while they are open...
Southeast residents named to state boards

...boards, Gov. Sean Parnell announced Monday.Eric Eriksen, of Juneau, will continue to serve on the Emerging Energy Technology Fund Advisory Committee. Eriksen has worked for Alaska Electric Light & Power Company since 2006 as its vice president...
The 28th Alaska Legislature in plain English

...bolt-action rifle is the Winchester pre-1964 Model 70.SB 183EXTEND EMERGING ENERGYTECHNOLOGY FUNDThe state's Emerging Energy Technology Fund will keep working until 2020. (It gives money to experimental power projects.)SB 186CONTROLLED SUBSTANCESADVISORY...
New bill introduced to open up SE mines

...being prospected for heavy rare earth elements.Rare earth metals are used in advanced technology and renewable energy technology such as electric cars, wind turbines and liquid crystal display televisions.The timing of the bill comes as both...
BP Exploration's GTL plant misses startup

...GTL plant will operate for five years because of its experimental nature, and in the meantime, would test new energy technologies BP has developed. Among those new technological advances planned for experimentation at the plant is a solid oxide...
Outside editorial: Weaning ourselves from a China import

...on some minerals while reducing taxes for its domestic rare earth users. One result of this is that more clean-energy technology companies are moving operations to China to save costs. For example, rare earths are used to make most wind turbines...


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