My Turn: Parnell has a proven track record on education

...our state's largest city.UAF received $108 million for a life sciences building, $232 million for a heat and power plant, $77 million for an engineering building, $5 million for unmanned aerial systems, $2.5 million for the Alaska...
Upcoming deadlines for artists 17: Entry deadline for George M Sullivan Power Plant Expansion public art project in Anchorage (
Commission: Alaska needs power improvements

...carbon emission restrictions.This is all happening as Golden Valley works to bring online a 50-megawatt clean coal power plant in Healy, an attempt to lower its power costs that are double what some of the Southcentral utilities can charge...
Firefighters keep Tyonek blaze away from oil and gas facilities; Interior fire moves away from TAPS

...gas field and Chugach Electric Association's Beluga power plant so far.The fire reached within two to three miles gas to Chugach Electric Association's Beluga power plant, which is also at the field.The field also supplies...
Power being restored after area-wide outage

...of the outage is unknown at this time. Driscoll said there appears to be a problem at the Snettisham hydroelectric power plant, which is located about 28 miles south of Juneau. AEL&P is investigating, she said.? Contact reporter Emily...
Switch to diesel will only cost you 'fractions of a cent'

...Driscoll said.AEL&P initially thought the outage was caused by a turbine failure at the Snettisham hydroelectric power plant, which is located about 28 miles south of Juneau. Further investigation revealed it was actually a fault on a transmission...
Fairbanks borough backs new UAF power plant

...request by the University of Alaska Fairbanks for a new power plant.The borough assembly last week added the for years.UAF officials say the existing power plant is nearing the end of its life and a failure in winter...
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...
UAF chancellor seeks money for power plant

...Wednesday in Juneau pitched building a new coal-fired power plant for $195 million, claiming it's the best the new plant," he said.A new coal-fired power plant that would provide heat and power for 50 years, Rogers...
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Report: More acidic seawater poses risks in Alaska

JUNEAU - The release of carbon dioxide into the air from power plant smokestacks to the tailpipe on your car could pose a risk to red king crab and other lucrative fisheries in Alaska, a new report...


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