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...
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...
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...
State | AK legislature
Alaska Editorial: Cheap, plentiful coal will power the Interior for decades to come hand.It's for those reasons that nearly every power plant or generation facility in Interior Alaska runs on coal...coal-fired boilers at the heart of their combined heat and power plant. Among power producers in the Interior, UAF has shown...
Everett's artistic energy feeds "Calico"

...has either produced, co-written, directed or is starring in each of them. She's energy incarnate; a walking power plant.Lately, be it pollen or actual age, I have felt old. My knees ache, my nose is taking over my face, and I regularly...
Today in History

...Broadway, having already been performed in lower Manhattan.In 1981, Israeli military planes destroyed a nuclear power plant in Iraq, a facility the Israelis charged could have been used to make nuclear weapons.In 1984, the occult comedy...
First light rain falls on Kenai Peninsula fire

...nearby remote village also began May 19. It burned nearly 3 square miles and had threatened Tyonek and a natural gas power plant at Beluga.Firefighters on Tuesday were mopping up hot spots and starting to haul back unused equipment.
HEA debuts Nikiski energy facility

...18-megawatts of which come from steam produced from exhaust heat, Gallagher said.HEA also purchased the Bernice Lake Power Plant from Chugach Electric, and soon a combustion turbine will be added to the generation portfolio in Soldotna, according...
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...


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