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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...
My Turn: Coal will take us backwards

...crossroads of an exciting energy future, with a North Slope gas line, a Southcentral Spur line and world class renewable energy sources ready to provide cleaner, more secure power supplies and good, long-term jobs. Sound off on the important...
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...
Senate receives bipartisan blame for botching energy bill

...announcement, pulling the plug on essential efforts to cap greenhouse gas emissions and speed the transition to renewable energy sources. He mourned the lack of votes but gathered himself quickly to point fingers, saying the absence of GOP support...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...takes a general sideswipe at petroleum in general with the pronouncement that "a society that thrives on non-renewable energy sources can not survive." It wasn't long ago at the turn of the century that petroleum was saving two important renewable...
Global warming another scare tactic

...and saving the environment. He's simply wrong. A recent study of the effects on employment of public aid to renewable energy sources (Alvarez, Jara, Julian and Bielsa, University Rey Juan Carlos) finds that the U.S. is likely to lose...
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...
Failing to back clean energy will cement GOP's minority status

...costly federal subsidies for them. Democrats have been more partial recently toward subsidies for developing renewable energy sources such as wind and solar. What about subsidies for electric vehicles? President Obama backs congressional efforts...
Protect the refuge

...increasing oil consumption. Energy security for America can be achieved using existing conservation technologies and renewable energy sources to end our dependence on foreign oil. According to the EPA, increasing fuel efficiency for cars by just three...


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