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My Turn: Alaska can shape the global Arctic agenda" Alaska is well positioned to do just that.Through long-term investments in programs like the Alaska Renewable Energy Fund our state has become a world leader in wind-diesel hybrid systems, with more than 25 villages now harnessing...
Keynote: A big slice of the renewable energy pie ask some other regions.The authority runs a renewable energy fund that is meant to fund projects for areas with high...concerned that Southeast may be over-served by the renewable energy fund," Fisher-Goad said.The program has a statutory...
State | Local | AK legislature
My Turn: New CO2 rule should be applied to oil, gas industries

...expanded to include the oil and gas power sector, which in Alaska is the single largest emission source. Alaska's Renewable Energy Fund has been helpful, but absent emissions regulation or a carbon tax, it will clearly not be enough to substantially...
Six new biomass projects projected for the state

...entities have submitted applications to the AEA.The biomass projects to be funded this year by the state's Renewable Energy Fund are those in Galena, Kake, Ketchikan, Haines, Minto and Yakutat."These are good projects," Plentovich...
Oil wealth giveaway increases deficit now, undercuts savings later

...investigating abuse cases. And it cuts money to renewable energy funds and home weatherization programs.A sustainable...child abuse prevention study, and the cuts to the renewable energy fund, which will hamper our ability to lower the cost...
Opinion | AK legislature
Southeast lawmakers prepare for session

...not looking forward to (it)."Kreiss-Tomkins said he hopes to maintain funding for the ferry system, the renewable energy fund and education. He said he suspects that education funding will likely not increase much, but that he's uncertain...
Dam project draws attention to renewable goal

...she believes the renewable goal is attainable with or without Susitna. Other projects on the books through the Renewable Energy Fund can help move the state closer to that goal, she said."Technology is moving faster and faster every day...
State | AK legislature
Second avalanche splitter installed

...expensive diesel in its backup generators for weeks.AEL&P received a $2 million grant from the State of Alaska's Renewable Energy Fund to build a series of wedge-shaped metal avalanche diversion structure uphill of their vulnerable transmission...
Alaska energy overview its 160 diesel power plants.Kohler said that the utility and its communities benefit from programs like the Renewable Energy Fund grant program. However "the Power Cost Equalization is more important," Kohler said.The utility has faced...
Talk about Gastineau School heat pump

...resources, energy, and the environment," he should fully fund the Alaska Energy Authority's recommended Renewable Energy Fund (ReFund) projects and put the Gastineau Elementary School ground source heat pump back on the table. Parnell...


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