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Big pricetag for Kake's energy intertie

...Agency currently serves Ketchikan, Petersburg and Wrangell with low-cost energy from two hydroelectric facilities at Swan Lake and Tyee Lake and hopes to add Kake - which has some of the highest electricity prices in Southeast Alaska - to the mix...
Alaska Editorial: Gov. didn't threaten

...purpose of lobbying as one, focusing on the liaison's top item on the community wide priority list: expansion of the Swan Lake hydroelectric facility.It's the increased power that will be generated there that is of utmost importance.Honestly...
Alaska Editorial: Swan Lake project

...appeared in the Ketchikan Daily News: One of the most important projects for southern Southeast Alaska is expanding the Swan Lake reservoir to increase power.Ketchikan, Petersburg and Wrangell all will benefit because while the reservoir is closest...
Sitka parks manager wins landscape award

...nominated Brandon for the award."Lynne's work in Sitka contributes to our access to everyday places in Sitka, like the Swan Lake dock, the Kimsham fields, the skate park and the Cross Trial," Anderson said. "I'm thrilled we can recognize Lynne...
Alaska Digest

...police said. Nobody was inside the store at the time and no injuries were reported. Jerald Harrison, 46, broke into the Swan Lake store in Nunam Iqua, 500 miles northwest of Anchorage, just before midnight on Monday, said Alaska State Trooper Eric...
Photo: Trout express

Ken Bellows of Air Sitka lands his Cessna 185 on Sitka's Swan Lake to stock it with about 500 rainbow trout Tuesday. Bellows gets special permission to land on the .4-mile-long downtown lake...
Gas company for Southeast still looking for funds

...Pool electric utility. The group recently bought four hydroelectric facilities from the state, including Ketchikan's Swan Lake plant and the Tyee plant, which supplies power to Wrangell and Petersburg. Acting director Dave Carlson said it doesn't...
My Turn: Isn't a third of Tongass in wilderness enough?

...future generations? Sen. Frank Murkowski obtained federal approval for the Southeast Alaska power grid. Except for the Swan Lake-Tyee Lake section out of Ketchikan, now under construction, the rest of the route has yet to be designated. More...
Ketchikan: Intertie moves ahead

...power agency for the construction cost of the proposed Swan Lake-Lake Tyee Intertie. The Ketchikan City Council later...expected to cost about $78 million. The project links Swan Lake, Ketchikan's main hydroelectric power source, with...
This is the 21st century

...plans are being made to train gas pipeline workers. The governor is criticized for failure to seek funds to complete the Swan Lake-Tyee Lake Intertie. Alaska is faced with a lawsuit to block extending power from Juneau to Greens Creek and Hoonah...


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