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Pelican avoids hefty increase in utility rates

...Kake Tribal and the state attorney general. The tariff filing is still subject to final commission approval, said Grace Salazar, chief of the commission's consumer protection and information division. The announcement was put on the state's...
Northwest Digest

...papers into one docket, and called the order "standard procedure," according to GVEA spokeswoman Dianne Porter. But Grace Salazar, head of the consumer protection division of the RCA, called the ruling a "big deal." The complaint involves a...
Northwest Digest

...Consumers in Eagle River and the Mat-Su area have been eager for a second phone company for several years, said Grace Salazar, a spokeswoman for the Regulatory Commission of Alaska. GCI knows it will have to fight for market share in the Valley...
Texas firm agrees to buy Enstar

...If they want to make any changes, they'll have to file a tariff case with the commission," said RCA spokeswoman Grace Salazar. The purchase could take a year to complete and will not mean any immediate changes for utility workers, Semco officials...
AEL&P rate hike to skip cruise ships, mine

...killowatt hour, McLeod said. The reaction to the rate increase announced by AEL&P Monday has been swift, said Grace Salazar, public affairs officer for the Regulatory Commission of Alaska. Even before RCA staff established a comment process...
Juneau hearing sought in electric rate increase

...electricity rates will lead to better communication and a more open public process," the three said. RCA spokeswoman Grace Salazar said two weeks ago a public hearing is typically held in Anchorage for commission members to question utility executives...
AEL&P's rate increase draws comments, criticism

...public hearing in Anchorage will likely focus on technical issues involving the rate increase, but RCA spokesperson Grace Salazar said the commission has yet to make a decision about a Juneau hearing. Many commenters don't dispute AEL&P's...
RCA mum on Juneau utility rate hearing

...session in Juneau, as well as the official public hearing on technical issues that will be held in Anchorage, said Grace Salazar, spokesperson for the commission. A local hearing has been requested by the city's elected leaders, including...
City applies for trash pickup certificate

...take theirs." Hartle said two separate, private entities held certificates in Juneau the 1980s. RCA spokeswoman Grace Salazar said any entity can provide service in a community if the commission determines they are "willing and able to provide...
AEL&P rate hearings begin soon

...discuss the courses of action for the week. The actual hearing is scheduled for 11 a.m. that day. RCA spokesperson Grace Salazar said the remaining hearings will start at 9 a.m. the rest of the week. Salazar said that while these hearings are...


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