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National Guard rescues 3 from Cook Inlet mudflats

...their boat began to take on water.The guard says in a release that the rescue happened about six miles southeast of Fire Island, just off Anchorage's coastline.The three people were hoisted up into a waiting helicopter and delivered to an...
Plans suspended to double wind turbines at Fire Island

...Plans to add turbines to the Fire Island Wind project were suspended this...wind turbines to Anchorage's Fire Island. That happened after Alaska Railbelt...following two years of negotiations.Fire Island Wind, a subsidiary of CIRI, had...
CIRI plans expansion of Fire Island wind power

...operates on an island off Anchorage.Fire Island Wind LLC, a subsidiary of Cook...wind farm by October 2015, said Fire Island Wind vice president Suzanne Gibson...3,600 of the 4,000 acres on Fire Island.Work on additional turbines began...
Fire Island turbines go online

...ANCHORAGE - All 11 wind turbines on Fire Island are now generating power for Southcentral...of them. The wind turbines on Fire Island are providing the first source...Suzanne Gibson is Vice President of Fire Island Wind and the Senior Director of...
CIRI markets Fire Island as possible air cargo hub marketing a proposal to turn Fire Island into an air cargo hub. The Native...neighborhoods near the airport. The Fire Island project would give the air cargo...and federal agencies to include Fire Island in planning studies concerning...
Deadline nears for Fire Island wind farm financing

...still deciding whether to buy power from the proposed Fire Island wind farm. The Anchorage Daily News reports the Cook...for the city to purchase the wind power. Power from Fire Island turbines would cost more than gas-fueled electricity...
Corporation still planning Fire Island wind farm

ANCHORAGE - The Cook Inlet Region corporation says it plans to go ahead with the Fire Island wind farm project, despite a split last month with a developer. The developer, California-based EnXco, had been an equity...
Anchorage wind farm struggles to get utility commitments, putting project's future in question a wind farm on Anchorage's Fire Island has yet to get the city's sell power from the proposed Fire Island Wind Farm. CIRI officials told...The biggest obstacle for the Fire Island wind farm is "the will to do the...
Man who died on mudflats was Army captain

...crossing Anchorage mudflats from Fire Island to Kincaid Park was an Army captain...actually asked him if we could go to Fire Island and he said no, it would be it's just a short walk to Fire Island but the conditions can change so...
CIRI asks Anchorage business support for wind farm

...Commerce to pressure utilities to support its planned Fire Island wind farm project. KTUU reports the Native corporation has already spent $9 million and begun clearing land on Fire Island to build 33 turbines. To get federal stimulus money...
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