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Susitna Dam project continues Alaska's march toward self-sustaining power

...with this week's news that the Susitna Dam Hydroelectric Project is back on...across the Last Frontier. The Susitna Dam concept has been mulled over at...make for prosperous families. The Susitna Dam is by no means a done deal. The...
Parnell signs Susitna Dam legislation

...legislation necessary to move the Susitna Dam hydroelectric project forwards...the engineering and design of the Susitna Dam, the governor's office said. "The Susitna Dam project will provide an important...
My Turn: Trading salmon for kilowatts is bad energy policy for alaskans

...3 commentary on the proposed Susitna dam by Alaska Energy Authority's...impacts of dams. But the proposed Susitna dam is the antithesis of sustainable...not the case with the proposed Susitna dam. The over $5 billion cost is...
Letter: Find a real energy solution goal" to justify its proposed $5 billion-plus Susitna dam, according your Feb. 18 article (Dam project draws...renewable" if they were less than 50 megawatts.The Susitna dam is rated at 600 megawatts, 12 times Congressman Young's...
My Turn: The case for sustainable hydropower in Alaska last week with "The Case for Susitna Dam." In this editorial, the a case for the embattled Susitna dam and actually undermine arguments...challenges. Unfortunately, the Susitna dam does not meet any of the Empire...
Empire Editorial: The Case for Susitna Dam

Fifty years ago, Alaskans were arguing about a dam. It would have been a colossal structure - the largest in the world. It would have provided enough clean, cheap hydroelectricity to power every home and business in Alaska.
My Turn: The case for big projects

...embrace responsible, serious economic development.Visionary projects like the Knik Arm Bridge, Juneau Access, the Susitna Dam and other large public works should be considered part of government's commitment to expanding our infrastructure...
My Turn: Alaska can't afford two mega-energy projects

...dam, you will still need the gas regardless."The Susitna dam would also fail to meet the needs of rural Alaskans who...clear. Let's stop throwing good money after bad. The Susitna dam is flawed and unnecessary. Put an end to its funding...
DamNation Documentary screening in Juneau

...measures and the development of less harmful sources of electricity without catastrophic risks, like those posed by the Susitna dam. The film tour comes on the heels of the closing of the Alaska State Legislature, where the Susitna-Watana project...
Alaska Editorial: A dwindling appetite for megaprojects

...editorial first appeared in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner: The Ambler road. The Juneau road. The Knik Arm bridge. The Susitna Dam. The Alaska Stand Alone Pipeline (ASAP), known colloquially as the "bullet line." The large-diameter natural...


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