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Plans suspended to double wind turbines at Fire Island

...after contentious Regulatory Commission of Alaska meetings in which the Alaska Department of Law and Anchorage's Municipal Light and Power argued buying the power would cost ratepayers more over the long run. The project was scaled down from...
Barbara Jean Woldstad Heim

...Street and Fairbanks Sand and Gravel along with the City and Borough of Juneau Planning Department and the Anchorage Municipal Light and Power.In later years, Barbara became a rock hound and loved to look for fossils around Arizona and Nevada with...
Commission: Alaska needs power improvements

...Chugach Electric Association-operated $360 million Southcentral Power Project, as well as facilities in the works - Municipal Light and Power's $275 million, 120-megawatt George Sullivan Plant 2 and Matanuska Electric Association's 171-megawatt...
Work starts on new power plant at Anchorage

...ANCHORAGE - City and state officials helped break ground Wednesday for a $275 million power plant in east Anchorage.Municipal Light and Power says the natural gas-fired plant will be 35 percent more efficient that the utility's current turbines...
Anchorage mayor appoints new utility manager

...appointed for Anchorage's city utility company.The Anchorage Daily News says James A. Trent begins his new post with Municipal Light and Power on Monday. He replaces former general manager Jim Posey, who retired in December.Trent most recently...
Alaska editorial: Knowledge is power know is that the utility knows their plight and is working on it.We know there will be a next time. Chugach, Municipal Light and Power, Matanuska Electric Association and any other utility in the state should take note of what happened...
Utility funded for wind project

...power generated by natural gas. Other Railbelt utilities also would receive power from Fire Island. Anchorage's Municipal Light & Power, Golden Valley Electric and Homer Electric Association have signed a memorandum of understanding with Chugach...
Natural gas reservoir not quite ready

...disruption turns into a public emergency. They can increase hydropower generation or switch to diesel fuel at the Municipal Light & Power plant in Northeast Anchorage, for example. "We've always cooperated with our sister utilities," said...
Hatcheries may not be able to turn out ready-to-catch trout, chinook

...consumes by turning off its own power and switching to individual boilers for heat. It will buy electricity from Municipal Light and Power. The Fort Richardson hatchery is already spending $100,000 per year, 10 percent of its budget, to...
Raven who knocked out Anchorage power 'nevermore'

...hour-long power outage Sunday afternoon in much of downtown Anchorage. The bird will nevermore darken the city. Municipal Light and Power workers found its carcass at a switchyard where its wings shorted out electrical lines. The Anchorage Daily...
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