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My Turn: Alaska can shape the global Arctic agenda

...wind and displacing millions of gallons of diesel every year. Alaska needs to maintain support for our own renewable energy development and help rural residents cut their energy bills but we also have an opportunity to facilitate more clean energy...
My Turn: Trading salmon for kilowatts is bad energy policy for alaskans

...sustainable hydro: it meets none of these standards and leaves Alaska as a laggard, not a leader, when it comes to renewable energy development. AEA's unprecedented investment in "fifty-eight multi-year environmental studies" with "more than 385...
My Turn: Scapegoats vs. common ground

...including SEACC worked hard on the Southeast Alaska Integrated Resource Plan, a solid framework for moving renewable energy development forward. The plan clearly focused on meeting small village energy needs first. That's a hard concept for...
Senator pushing for flexibility in how roadless rule applies to Southeast

...Al-Can forum during which experts from both the United States and neighboring British Columbia encouraged renewable energy development in the region, particularly due to an abundant supply.They added, however, that doing so under the current...
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My Turn: Time to act against climate change

...reduce our contribution to the problem and mitigate its effects is visionary and sensible. This, with the renewable energy development fund (House Bill 152 and Senate Bill 96) currently being considered in the Legislature, will provide some...

...state took a bold step by creating a so-called Energy Overlay Zone, a planning tool aimed at expediting renewable energy development. Wind developers, who often face bitter battles with locals who object to massive turbine farms, say it's...
Rails to roads

...supplement! After this, a nation still with unemployed can move to infra-structure improvements and/or renewable energy developments. Building the nation's infrastructure strengthened our national viscera, before and after WW II. Connecting...
Dems: Get real about U.S. energy policy

...Carter supported myriad energy technologies, policies and projects, including nuclear power, conservation, renewable energy development, the Trans-Alaska pipeline and the lifting of oil and natural gas price controls.While other Democratic...
Is Obama's endorsement of limited drilling merely an attempt to win votes for a climate change bill?

...sustainable energy sources, and he has sought such a balance. His administration already has invested more money in renewable energy development than any in history. He also understands no amount of drilling could produce enough oil to significantly reduce...
$25M veto cuts into Alaska clean energy plans

ANCHORAGE - Renewable energy development in Alaska is getting about half the funding lawmakers had approved after Gov. Sean Parnell decided to veto $25 million for projects...


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