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My Turn: Rural energy solutions an opportunity for US Arctic leadership

...across the arctic. Energy-focused programs under development, modeled on Iceland's United Nations University geothermal energy training program, could demonstrate U.S. leadership by engaging students and workers from across the arctic...
Alaska Editorial: Sen. Murkowski's bipartisan effort would help Alaska, nation

...export, which would be a boon for Alaska's full-diameter natural gas pipeline. It will reauthorize federal geothermal energy research, an energy avenue that could help some of the state's most far-flung communities where carbon-based...
Empire Editorial: The Case for Susitna Dam

...the only way to generate power. It cannot even be the main way to generate power. It is simply too unreliable.Geothermal energy is promising, but huge investment would be required to transmit electricity from the remote places where it can...
Troll: The other energy news is tremendously upbeat

...permitting for moving forward. Alaska is also rich in geothermal energy and here too remarkable progress is being made...Springs's 200 degree water to hopefully deliver geothermal energy to Nome residents by the end of the next summer...
Alaska Digest

...invitation of a company that wants to sell the city geothermal energy. City Manager Chris Hladick said Iceland America...North Atlantic island nation is powered and heated by geothermal energy. Hladick said volcanic hot water could be used to...
Ted Stevens faces four small-party candidates in race for Senate seat

...the worst of all possible worlds." Sykes said he also would push to develop pilot projects for solar, wind and geothermal energy sources. "If we simply conserve our resources we can have more of an impact than drilling for more oil," Sykes...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...supplement or even meet power needs of local communities. These include local reserves of coal, natural gas and geothermal energy; tidal and wave power near some coastal communities; and solar power. These offer potential for seasonal balance...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Reflecting President Bush's proposed budget, the report indicates the money ought to go into wind, solar, biomass and geothermal energy research. Lease sale bonuses are the one-time payments oil companies would send the federal government for the...
My Turn: Work together to lower Alaska's high fuel costs

...the governor is looking at the future for oil and gas reserves, coal, alternative energy systems such as wind and geothermal energy as well as nuclear power as alternatives to high cost diesel. Alaska can become the leader of the nation to forge...
Harvesting food and power in remote Alaska

...greenhouses in Alaska are much more energy intensive than farming down south. Chena Fresh is powered and heated by geothermal energy. The energy for the Marble Creek greenhouses will come from a series of natural waterfalls which collectively tumble...


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