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Climate change crusaders cruise through Juneau

...climb the highest peaks on all seven continents. What makes their endeavor unique is the choice to use only renewable energy sources and their own muscle to get from one place to the next, which has slowed their pace somewhat."We learned...
Republicans say energy nominee out of 'mainstream' Democrat on the Senate Energy Committee said they believe that former Colorado regulator Ron Binz favors renewable energy sources such as wind and solar over traditional fossil fuels such as coal and natural gas.Specifically, Republicans...
Kenai students take advanced engineering classes

...Engineering and Digital Electronics will spend the next year building increasingly complex circuits, building renewable energy sources, testing the tensile strength of everyday objects, learning what it takes to be an engineer.Edwards said...
Mark Udall, son of Alaska conservation icon, carries legacy

...on a 2004 initiative that made Colorado the first to require utilities to get a set amount of electricity from renewable energy sources. "Mark is a collaborator and that's the way you get things done," Spradley said. His collaboration with...
Environmental reasons for Gustavus hydro plant

...annually. Global climate change is one of the most important long term issues for mankind. We need to substitute renewable energy sources wherever there are not overriding environmental disadvantages. I would not advocate a hydropower dam in the...
US must build on its oil ties with Canada

...economy for decades to come. So, while it is important to continue to invest in the innovations that will bring renewable energy sources up to a cost-effective scale, we cannot sit idly by and deny American workers the jobs and economic boost...
Smart grid demystified?

...flexible, more secure, and cleaner. These technologies may not seem sexy or cool but are necessary to integrate renewable energy sources, make our homes and businesses more efficient, and help wean us from oil dependence. While the technological...
Sealaska switches boiler system to pellet power

...renewable heat source, which will fire up Nov. 8 and be commissioned the following day. Wood pellets are a renewable energy source made from condensed sawdust and wood chips, essentially byproducts of other wood manufacturing products. Sealaska's...

...arctic, the rights of indigenous people, progress in energy conservation, the development of nonpolluting and renewable energy sources, and humanity's response - or failure to respond - to global climate change." The movie includes interviews...
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House leaders drop ANWR from budget

...bill. "Rather then reversing decades of protection for this publicly held land, focusing greater attention on renewable energy sources, alternate fuels, and more efficient systems and appliances would yield more net energy savings than could...


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