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Gayle Wood leaving AEL&P

One of the most familiar faces at Alaska Electric Light and Power is leaving. Director of Consumer Affairs Gayle Wood is retiring after 27 years on the job. Many customers have spoken to Wood over the years. In fact, she has become one of the...
Photo: United Way fund-raiser

United Way of Southeast Alaska board members Gayle Wood, far left, and Tim McLeod, right, and Judy Baxter, marketing manager for Costco, install the United Way thermometer in the...
Lightning, pole fire zap area power grid

...utility pole fire caused two separate area power outages Sunday morning, Alaska Electric Light & Power office manager Gayle Wood said. The first outage occurred at approximately 2:15 a.m. Sunday, when lightning struck a line near the Snettisham...
Morning power outage traced to wiring problem

...the Snettisham Hydroelectric facility interrupted power to about 75 percent of Juneau Thursday morning, according to Gayle Wood, office manager for Alaska Electric Light & Power in Juneau. Even before she got into work Thursday, "I could see...
Winds cause minor power outages

Strong winds on Wednesday caused some minor isolated power outages due to trees in lines. Gayle Wood, director of consumer affairs at Alaska Electric Light and Power, said about 345 customers out the road from the Lena substation...
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Northwest Digest

...wayward raven was to blame for a power outage to about half its Juneau customers Wednesday morning. Juneau Office Manager Gayle Wood said that at 6:52 a.m. the Mendenhall Loop, airport and Auke Bay substations went down, leaving everything from...
Alaska Digest

...insulator knocked out power to Mendenhall Valley and Auke Bay customers for more than an hour Sunday afternoon, said Gayle Wood, office manager for Alaska Electric Light and Power office in Juneau. "It had nothing to do with the weather," she...
Alaska Digest

...Juneau Airport lost power for more than a half-hour Monday afternoon when a tree fell on a power line, according to Gayle Wood of Alaska Electric Light & Power. The outage affected the Nugget Mall and surrounding businesses, and most customers...
Alaska Digest

...late Wednesday morning because of an equipment failure at the Snettisham generating station. AEL&P office manager Gayle Wood said Wednesday a problem with a voltage regulator triggered six pockets of service to go off line at 10:58 a.m...
Fire wipes out electricity to 7,500 users

...caught fire at Airport Boulevard and Old Dairy Road. "The pole will have to be replaced," said AEL&P Office Manager Gayle Wood. However, temporary repairs restored power to all of the affected 7,466 customers by 5:39 a.m., she said...


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