MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - President Barack Obama and the U.S. Department of Energy are committed to a role for coal in a national energy strategy, and they've backed it up with research spending, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said Monday.
If Senate Bill 21 is not repealed it will soon be goodbye dividends and hello income tax.
An excursion by legislators to Washington, D.C., last week for a meeting of the Energy Council gave attendees insight into energy issues and opportunities to share their perspectives with the federal government, several participants said Tuesday.
Last fall I charted a new course to build a natural gas pipeline and deliver our resource to Alaskan homes and a global market.
...the trans-Alaska pipeline, a drill rig has tapped what might one day be the next big energy source.The U.S. Department of Energy and industry partners over two winters drilled into a reservoir of methane hydrate, which looks like ice but...
EAGLE RIVER - There's going green - and then there's the Karns family. Curt and Cindee Karns' Eagle River home epitomizes sustainable living.
Gov. Sean Parnell doesn't like the fact that North Dakota's oil production surpassed Alaska's.
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Kirk Hardcastle of the Alaska Center for Energy and Power tightens the blade shaft as Susitna Energy Systems' Kirk Garoutte, left, and Dave Lindeen hold the blades still during installation of the Skystream wind turbine Monday at the U.S. Coast Guard's Juneau Station downtown. While the Coast Guard will use the power, local students will collect data from the turbine in a program called Wind Energy for Schools, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy. The project to raise awareness in rural America about the benefits of wind energy and developing a wind energy knowledge base in future leaders of our communities, states and nation.
The Denali Commission has awarded Chugach Electric Association an additional $471,000 for its Fire Island wind project.
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