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Settlement reached in Fairbanks boiler dispute

...agreed to a settlement with the state in which they will pay a $12,000 penalty and replace the wood boilers with oil-fired boilers, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported Saturday.The state Department of Conservation filed the civil suit...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-07-28/settlement-reached-fairbanks-boiler-dis
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Coast Guard chooses pellet heat for Sitka station

...engineering division in Juneau. The wood pellet boiler should be installed by next winter, replacing traditional oil-fired boilers at the air station on Japonski Island. "We're going down the pellet path," Hargis said. The air station...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092710/sta_712557495.shtml
News
Power switch cleans up ships

...company's cruise ships "clean." The next step will be to generate steam with an electric-powered boiler replacing an oil-fired boiler, he said. "Also we are beginning to build our new ships with turbine engines instead of the diesel engines...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072501/Loc_PowerShips.shtml
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Alaska Digest

...imaging equipment. The power plant - with a power generating capacity of 23 megawatts - uses two coal-fired and two oil-fired boilers to generate steam for electricity and heat. It was built in 1964 and has been continually upgraded. Circle man...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111906/sta_20061119024.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...equipment near the privately owned Franklin Dock. Princess ships will turn off their smoke-producing engines and oil-fired boilers and hook up to city power for shipboard electric and hot water needs. Juneau would be the first place in North...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031501/Loc_HeadTax.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...conditional use permit for a boiler building near the Princess dock. The electric boiler will allow ships to turn off oil-fired boilers, according to commission documents. The building is the second part of Princess Cruise Lines proposal to use local...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042401/Loc_Briefly.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...additional $5,000 to cover towed vehicles. Depending on fuel costs, his annual bill for diesel generators and oil-fired boilers for hot water heat is about $300,000, he said. photo: Inside And that doesn't take into account necessary...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082000/Ins_highway.shtml
City retools tourism funds

...ship passenger fee. Fiscal 2002 begins July 1, 2001. Princess Cruises plans to turn off its ships' engines and oil-fired boilers, which produce smoke, while they are in port at the privately owned Franklin Dock. The ships instead will plug...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032201/Loc_TourismFunds.html
Local
Head tax may reduce ship smoke

...equipment near the privately owned Franklin Dock. Princess ships will turn off their smoke-producing engines and oil-fired boilers and hook up to city power for shipboard electric and hot water needs. Juneau would be the first place in North...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031501/Loc_HeadTax.html
Local
Princess testing electric hookup

...company is building an electric-powered steam boiler near the dock that will allow its ships to turn off their oil-fired boilers, which emit a small amount of smoke. The steam is used in its galleys and to heat the ship. Once a ship arrives...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071101/Loc_PrincessElectric.shtml
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