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Storm drops 11.2 inches of snow in Fairbanks

...snow fell in Fairbanks through early Wednesday.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports that 15,000 Golden Valley Electric Association customers were without power Wednesday because of trees falling into power lines. Some residents may be...
Transmission line planned for Air Force station

FAIRBANKS - A small Air Force station could be on Railbelt power by the end of October.Golden Valley Electric Association is moving forward with a 2.4-mile high-voltage transmission line to Clear Air Station, the Fairbanks...
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...
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...
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...
Rural Fairbanks power customers see rate decrease

...FAIRBANKS - Rural Fairbanks power customers will be receiving good news on their December electric bills.Golden Valley Electric Association projects a $4 decrease in bills for an average customer because of lower fuel expenses.The Fairbanks...


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