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Susitna-Watana studies resume after spending freeze is lifted

...When the avoided cost of building new gas-fired generating capacity, generation facility retirement, and greenhouse gas reductions are included, the ratio improves to more than 3-to-1, he said.Roughly half of the project qualifies for...
California ramps up efforts to cut emissions

...Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris later this year. The 28-nation European Union has set the same greenhouse-gas reduction target for 2030.The executive order is loftier than a federal goal that also aims to curb global warming...
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Group to sue to force polar bear recovery plan

...federal government to consider the effect of greenhouse gases on sea ice. A recovery plan could specify the greenhouse gas reductions necessary to save sea ice and polar bears, she said.Taking steps to curb warming and save polar bears would...
City sets goal for emissions reduction

...Commission's proposal for an award program to recognize companies and people that contribute significantly to greenhouse gas reduction in Juneau. Commission member Alida Bus said the action plan is a "really exciting thing for Juneau to work with...
Greenhouse gas panel seeks action plan

...take a year to reach a final plan. The City and Borough of Juneau adopted a resolution in 2009 that endorsed greenhouse gas reduction goals of 1 percent for the municipality and 20 percent for the entire community by 2012. That resolution also...
Brewer leads way in 'greening' of beer has an entirely different meaning at the Alaskan Brewing Co. The local brewery was ahead of the curve on greenhouse gas reduction when it installed a carbon dioxide reclamation system in 1998. It was the first and only craft brewery in the...
Plant trees but not at expense of old growth

...carbon. The United States and some other nations have been negotiating to achieve as much as 50 percent of their greenhouse gas reductions not by reducing emissions at the source, but by creating carbon "sinks" through newly planted forests. There...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Glaciers in a meltdown 7/28/97

...Greenpeace published the findings as delegates from 150 nations meet in Bonn, Germany, this week to resume talks on greenhouse gas reduction targets. Walters said Alaska isn't the only place where glacial thinning is occurring. Shrinkage of mountain...


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