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Avista promotes renewable energy

...large-scale hydropower project.The Lake Dorothy hydropower plant, which was completed...million. Avista plans to expand the Lake Dorothy project to cover Juneau's energy...The other 30 percent comes from Lake Dorothy, Annex Creek, Salmon Creek and...
Animals go on a power trip

...wanton" destruction of a bald eagle's nest during the Lake Dorothy construction project.It was embarrassing to the accidental relay trip. AEL&P was doing work at Lake Dorothy and was testing a power line when a circuit breaker...
Commentary: In Juneau, electricity comes cheap

...unmatched by anyone else in the private or public sector throughout Juneau's history. The relatively new $78.5 million Lake Dorothy Hydroelectric Project - requiring an enormously complicated lake tap - means Juneau uses 100 percent renewable energy...
Industry reps talk mining at State Capitol

...the Greens Creek mine."I heard recently about the Lake Dorothy hydro project here in Juneau, which, because of Greens...of communities."Greens Creek paid for much of the Lake Dorothy development, which went online in 2009 after a lengthy...
AEL&P to take a peek at Sheep Creek

...less expensive than building the second phase of the Lake Dorothy hydro facility. And Sheep Creek would match Juneau's expected growth more closely than Lake Dorothy, which would have more than seven times the capacity...
Legislature passes bill to create Mining Day in Alaska

...wage."The mining industry built much of the infrastructure we see today in Alaska. The most recent example is the Lake Dorothy Hydroelectric Dam near Juneau, which serves Juneau residents, yet was needed because of the Greens Creek Mine...
James Alfred Brown

...and joined the Carpenters Union. He was employed by North Pacific Erectors Some of the projects he worked on were the Lake Dorothy Hydo Electric and most recently the Kensington Mine. He spent some time in Cordova. He enjoyed his work as a carpenter...
AEL&P is a leader in avalanche mitigation

...institutional knowledge in related Juneau businesses.Alaska Electric Light & Power protects its Lake Snettisham and Lake Dorothy hydroelectric power transmission lines from avalanche damage through passive and active preventative measures, such...
Alaska energy overview

...Group consultants.Southeast also benefited from a $15 million federal appropriation that allowed AEL&P to build the Lake Dorothy Hydroelectric Project with minimum impact to its customers. "It is a perfect example of a project that could never have...
Wind brings tree down on AEL&P lines to power downtown as soon as the break was isolated. "We picked up all of downtown on hydro, Snettisham and Lake Dorothy, and everything north of Lemon Creek on diesel," McLeod said. Crews working in the wind and rain were able to cut...


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