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Plans suspended to double wind turbines at Fire Island

...cents comes with added costs as the power is moved throughout the transmission grid. Interior Alaska's Golden Valley Electric Association said that by the time it received the power, it would be at about double the original cost and not economical...
Utility cuts power to Fairbanks motel

...motel that didn't pay its electric bill.Golden Valley Electric Association shut off power to the Tamarac Inn on Dec...but the motel received 10 extra days, Golden Valley Electric Association said.The motel's boiler stopped working...
Deal inked for North Slope LNG plant

...volume of gas and how much it will cost. Fairbanks Natural Gas, the municipal Interior Gas Utility and Golden Valley Electric Association have expressed interest in buying the gas.The natural gas is expected to substantially cut home-heating...
Commission: Alaska needs power improvements

...guidelines released in June if lower-emission power generated from Southcentral natural gas could be sold to Golden Valley Electric Association in Fairbanks, which uses coal and naphtha.Rokeberg said the Obama administration's goal to ultimately...
Alaska Ornamental Iron thrives on metal artistry

...from rebar.His work in Fairbanks includes the patio railing of Geraldo's Italian Restaurant, the fence Golden Valley Electric Association's Illinois Street office, the railings along the First Avenue bike path and the public art on the new...
Company hopes to tap high winds for rural power with flying turbine

...and search for locations. One possibility is the Eva Creek wind farm operated by the Fairbanks-based Golden Valley Electric Association. The company also met with representatives of TDX Power, which provides power to remote locations...
AIDEA delays North Slope LNG plant award by 1 month

...make that decision Jan. 14, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.The delay was granted to give Golden Valley Electric Association more time to determine how much gas it might buy. The association, which is considering using natural...
CIRI plans expansion of Fire Island wind power

...continues to grow," Ford said.Fire Island is Alaska's largest privately owned wind farm. The largest is Golden Valley Electric Association's Eva Creek Wind, about 14 miles north of Healy.
GVEA sees savings in first quarter of wind farm

...serving rural Fairbanks will save ratepayers $4 million this year through the use of a wind power project.Golden Valley Electric Association estimated its Eva Creek Wind Power offset the burning of 1.3 million gallons of diesel fuel during its...
Difficulties plague biomass-burning generators

...developed the experimental system with Karl.The payoff was expected to come from sales of electricity to Golden Valley Electric Association, but the new biomass-burning system has fallen short of its potential.With a nearly $2 million grant...


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