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Residential geothermal units on the rise

...way of circulating water or antifreeze.Those interested in installing a heat pump should also check with the U.S. Corps of Engineers and the City and Borough of Juneau for any additional requirements, Kelley said. Also, if a system is to be...
Douglas Harbor remodel $3 million short

...began in 2007, but soon came to a standstill due to the need for an environmental permit, Uchytil said. The U.S. Corps of Engineers expects to have the Environmental Assessment completed in the next couple weeks for dredging 45,000 cubic yards...
My Turn: An opportunity to bring common sense to a federal program

...and Senate will hold hearings this week on Gov. Sean Parnell's legislation to assume administration of the U.S. Corps of Engineers' dredge and fill program.The bureaucratic term for this action is "primacy." I call it the last chance...
Yakutat blasts official inertia

...Maloney. His idea of launching bunker bombs into the glacier to prevent a flood has been soundly rejected by the U.S. Corps of Engineers, he added. Engineering a solution, however, is no easy task either. "There is no consensus (on) what...
Berners group takes 'timeout'

...between Coeur Alaska and SEACC soured after the conservation group filed a lawsuit in the fall of 2005 against the U.S. Corps of Engineers, which then withdrew the permits it had issued. The permits have since been reissued and SEACC has refiled...
Alaska Digest

...Rock Creek mine, six miles north of Nome, and the Big Hurrah mine, 42 miles east of Nome. Still pending are U.S. Corps of Engineers wetland permits, which are expected to be approved as early as this week. The state announced the progress...
State pushes up timetable to build road

...Transportation and Public Facilities Department's most critical permit for the project is a single application to the U.S. Corps of Engineers to approve the entire project. Though the department plans to apply for the permit sometime in January, "obviously...
State OKs permits for Pogo gold mine

...Department of Natural Resources issued the necessary permits for the project Thursday. Federal action from the U.S. Corps of Engineers is expected this month. The Environmental Protection Agency is also expected to issue the final permit in February...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...valuable tool." NOAA depends on organizations such as pilots' associations, port authorities, Coast Guard, U.S. Corps of Engineers, recreational boaters and other mariners to help update their nautical information. "If we don't get information...
Coeur asks permission to build ditch for snowmelt

...designed only to handle runoff during this period of inactive construction. He said experts at Coeur and the U.S. Corps of Engineers were confident that this plan was the best way to prepare for the spring melt. Coeur had requested the court...


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