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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...
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...
Juneau man gets energy appointment

Gov. Sean Parnell has appointed Erik Eriksen of Juneau to the state's Emerging Energy Technology Fund Task Force.The task force was created by the Alaska Legislature to make grants from the fund for demonstration projects...
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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...
Energy Sec: Obama committed to role for coal

...they've backed it up with research spending, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said Monday.In a visit to the National Energy Technology Laboratory in Morgantown - the only one of the federal government's 17 national labs dedicated to fossil fuels...
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...
Alaska ice tested as possible new energy source

...that's not a good plan," said Ray Boswell, technology manager for methane hydrates within the DOE's National Energy Technology Laboratory.The nearly $29 million science experiment on the North Slope produced 1 million cubic feet of methane...
Tidal energy may be wave of the future

...diverse energy supply." In the United States, wave energy technology is less advanced than tidal and will need more government...whereas tidal machines sit on the sea floor. Tidal energy technology has been able to build on lessons learned from wind...
Heavy oil may rival gas

...topics on which they'll be getting briefings is heavy oil's potential. The Department of Energy's National Energy Technology Laboratory released a report analyzing the North Slope's energy potential late last year that estimated the North...
National security interests tied to oil

...costs for protecting those oil interests. Use the revenue to fund investments in increased efficiency, renewable energy technology and domestic source development, further freeing us from those overseas interests that are costing us so much in...


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