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City Museum's new interactive exhibit focuses on hydro power in Juneau

...with them on developing this interactive." More than a year ago, the local museum approached AEL&P's Power Generation Engineer Scott Willis about collaborating on the project. "Juneau not only has a rich history in hydro power generation...
Popular trail slated to open in November

...has been closed since the washout. "The penstock wasn't damaged but it was exposed and vulnerable," AEL&P generation engineer Scott Willis said. The company was not able to begin repairing the road until last week, due to weather and workloads...
Juneau power supplies holding despite low snowfall

...quenched with rain. The reservoirs are supplied with a combination of melting snow and rain, said Scott Willis, generation engineer with the utility. "Snowpack is light this year, but precipitation is ahead of normal," he said. "Our reservoirs...
Recent rainfalls filling lakes for hydropower

...firm and special contract customers, moving them away from having to resort to diesel later. Vice President and Generation Engineer Scott Willis said while the lakes rose most rapidly over the weekend, the rest of the week still got enough rain...
Both sides weigh in on RCA utility rate decision

...were pleased that the RCA saw fit to award us the full 24 percent we requested," said AEL&P Vice President and Generation Engineer Scott Willis."The rates are based on actual costs and getting this increase will allow us to have the revenue...
Fallen tree cause for Tuesday night power outage

...automatically open the line to prevent the flow of dangerous or destructive current, according to AEL&P power generation engineers.The opening of the circuit breakers interrupts the flow to electricity beyond the fault. If it happens on the...
Snettisham Hydroelectric Project outage causes city to run partly on diesel

...Project, causing an area-wide power outage this morning, the company said.Scott Willis, AEL&P's power generation engineer and spokesman, said line crews discovered damage to the support system of three tower structures on the Snettisham...
New rules mostly miss AEL&P's diesel plants

...affected by the new standards. Most of the utility's generators are two-megawatt units.Scott Willis, power generation engineer for AEL&P, said EPA's mercury standards are also limited to steam-generating units. AEL&P's diesel...
Lecture to focus on the lasting legacy of powering Juneau's mines

...aspects of Juneau's mining history over the years. This year, he will be joined by Willis, AEL&P's power generation engineer, to focus on the numerous power projects that were developed to power operations at Treadwell Complex, the Alaska-Gastineau...
Preparing for disaster

...would cause a slow rise in water in Salmon Creek, which would flood the area below the hospital. Scott Willis, generation engineer with AEL&P, said their test coincides with the preparedness month. Willis said during the live drill, the...


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