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Glacier Bay hydropower plan debated

...building a hydropower project on Falls Creek, in a designated wilderness of...stabilize the city's rates. Falls Creek, also known as the Kahtaheena...protections for the land. The Falls Creek area has been used by the Huna...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090504/sta_hydropower.shtml
News
Environmental reasons for Gustavus hydro plant

Your article on the Falls Creek hydropower project in Gustavus...Corners coal power plant, but Falls Creek does not entail such trade-offs...design and operating practices. The Falls Creek project is our opportunity to shift...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091004/let_letter2.shtml
Opinion
Bonnie Brae sewer project nearly complete; suit dropped

...way when he filed the lawsuit." As for future work, the city is applying for a state grant to connect homes from Falls Creek to Eagle Creek on North Douglas to the city sewers, said Rorie Watt of the city's engineering department. "We did...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120501/Loc_sewers.shtml
Local
Plan touts hydropower project for Glacier Bay

...the Park Service proposes to designate as wilderness aren't as significant to the environment as the Falls Creek watershed. "The Falls Creek watershed is valuable because it wasn't overrun by glaciers in the last mini-ice age. It's got...

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News
Thank you

...partnering with the city and Litter Free to host the spring cleanup event. This year's litter efforts also included a fall creek cleanup. Thanks to the Mendenhall Watershed Partnership for coordinating the Oct. 22 event. The Duck Creek Market...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120905/nei_20051209012.shtml
Neighbors
Fact not fiction about Gustavus

...Juneau Empire, Jan. 4) wherein he portrays the community's relationship with Glacier Bay National Park, the Falls Creek Hydroelectric Project and the commercial fishing phase-out. He has waded into several very complex and controversial...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011106/let_20060111005.shtml
Opinion
Oil and gas are the bridge to clean energy

...sustainable and clean energy future. Southeast Alaska has embraced clean, renewable energy. Gustavus recently launched its Falls Creek Hydro project, which will serve about 400 people and reduce energy costs nearly two-thirds by taking the community...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062710/opi_662216161.shtml
opinion
New sewers may triple cost to home owners

...outfall pipe. The district in its Douglas Island portion runs from about Nelson Creek to about 2,000 feet south of Falls Creek. The sewer project was opposed by more than half of the affected property owners who responded to an informal city...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082400/Loc_sewers.html
Local
Juneau for the cure

...contacted the organizer of the Markleville event for suggestions and the conversation ended with the Juneau Gun Club and the Fall Creek Valley Conservation Club of Markleville teaming up for simultaneous events. President of JGC, Jay Davis has said that...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2011-10-09/juneau-cure
Neighbors
Gustavus celebrates diesel-free power

...a public celebration of its new Falls Creek Hydroelectric Project, which last...recent price of 39 cents per kwh. Falls Creek will bring that cost to under 20...Generations," and Levitt said Falls Creek will be producing renewable power...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062710/loc_662215624.shtml
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