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Fairbanks cooperative Golden Valley Electric applies for pipeline permit

...Star Borough out of compliance with federal clean air regulations.GVEA purchases power generated in part by natural gas turbines in southcentral Alaska and relies on diesel to generate additional power.The permit application with the Department...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-12-28/fairbanks-cooperative-golden-valley-ele
State
Trying to clear the air on ships

...things that we've done for the environment, and the gas turbines in particular are a real environmental commitment and...of about 80,000 horsepower. The General Electric gas turbines are exactly the same as on a DC-10 jet, except that...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060501/Loc_Air.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...things that we've done for the environment, and the gas turbines in particular are a real environmental commitment and...of about 80,000 horsepower. The General Electric gas turbines are exactly the same as on a DC-10 jet, except that...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060501/Loc_Air.shtml
Act now to boost the state's economy

...40-year-old ships designed before recreational vehicles, before the American Disabilities Act, before computers, before gas turbines, before air and water discharge rules and before international safety at sea rules? The three original mainliners...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120901/opE_williams.shtml
Opinion
Coast Guard cutter visits Juneau

...three-high bunks. More senior officers bunk in four- or two-person rooms. The Hamilton's two 1,800 horsepower gas turbines propel it to speeds up to 28 knots; two additional 3,500 horsepower diesel engines allow for economical sailing at...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020611/loc_781591561.shtml
News
Cruise ship air emissions drop; wastewater discharges mixed

...fuel additives to decrease visible emissions; and the Infinity, the Summit and the Radiance of the Seas are using gas turbines instead of diesel engines. The DEC plans to release a final report on this year's cruise ship season this winter...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082902/sta_cruise.shtml
News
Cruise initiative brought about federal, state laws

...year, Celebrity's Infinity and Royal Caribbean's Radiance of the Seas were the first cruise ships equipped with gas turbines to visit Alaska. The technology, which burns cleaner fuels, dramatically reduces visible smokestack emissions. Holland...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111801/Loc_cruiselaws.shtml
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...season. Princess ships will plug into shoreside power for the first time. And a couple of ships with cleaner-burning gas turbines are on the schedule for Alaska. photo: Inside But water quality has been another story. Testing didn't turn...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042201/Ins_Cruise.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...knots - and can hit dash speeds of 27 - with two 3,500-horsepower diesel engines and twin 18,000-horsepower gas turbines. ``No one's outrunning us,'' says Capt. Robert M. Wicklund, 46, a 25-year veteran from Tenino, Wash...

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