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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...
Troll: The other energy news is tremendously upbeat

...wind turbines are not new to Alaska, it is exciting to see Cook Inlet Regional Corporation entering phase two of the Fire Island Wind farm just outside Anchorage. Wind capacity in Alaska has grown from 3.3 megawatts in 2008 to 66.5 megawatts...
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...
Longtime captain learned to walk on family boats

...on the upper Cook Inlet offers up sublime moments: Anderson has seen beavers on the mud flats, a bear swimming to Fire Island and beluga whales that come within feet of the boat. Sometimes a harbor seal will get lost and wander up the Inlet...
Wind power to generate electricity on Fire Island
Mat-Su officials ponder expensive ferry's fate

...many vehicles, or as much cargo, as the borough wanted. Contractors for Cook Inlet Region Inc.'s wind farm on Fire Island checked into using the vessel to haul equipment, but it wasn't big enough.Moosey, the manager, asked the Assembly...
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...
Utility funded for wind project

...additional $471,000 for its Fire Island wind project. The Denali Commission...evaluate the feasibility of the Fire Island project. The study determined...Like Bradley Lake, a wind farm on Fire Island could one day offer an inexpensive...
This Day in History

...Alaska In 1947, the U.S. Department of the Interior announced plans for a new Alaska Railroad terminal to be built at Fire Island in Anchorage, making it possible to dismantle the Seward-Anchorage line. In 1952, ALCOA announced plans for a...
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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