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Alaska municipal officers learn about renewable energy

...methods of renewable energy are available in Alaska, including wind power, geothermal, biomass, hydro, tidal and wave energies. Nowers pointed out 24 percent of Alaska's electricity comes from hydropower. She also said 20 communities throughout...
Trucano wins contract to build breakwater at Douglas Island

...plates in to hold the breakwater in place. It stated that this will be the final phase of the breakwater project and is expected to be completed this fall. The breakwater is to help lessen wave energy hitting the harbor, the release states.
Regional News
First frost Monday morning just about on schedule

...clouds, like is typically the case around here, the clouds act as an insulating shield," said Fritsch. "Long-wave energy can't get back out, so it reflects back down to the ground. One of the reasons our winters are relatively moderate...
Troll: The other energy news is tremendously upbeat

...notable achievements on the renewable energy front. With Alaska having more that 75 percent percent of the nation's wave energy, REAP highlights the significance of Yakutat receiving their preliminary FERC permitting for moving forward. Alaska...
My turn: Gulf Coast catastrophe a wake-up call for Congress

...Healthy communities and economies need an energy future fueled by renewable resources like wind, solar, geothermal and wave energy. We need to move away from offshore drilling and protect our oceans before they become too fouled and too acidic to...
Tidal energy may be wave of the future" In the United States, wave energy technology is less advanced than...Energy, could start building a wave energy plant at Makah Bay in Washington...received applications for three wave energy permits in Oregon, all filed since...
Northwest Digest

...electricity PORTLAND, Ore - Advocates of wave energy plan to float two buoys off the...the first step in establishing wave energy as a commercial technology in spots in the world to harness wave energy, according to Roger Bedard, of...
My Turn: Defining Alaska as a clean energy state

...regions, with three large-scale geothermal power projects now being proposed. Alaska has 75 percent of the nation's wave energy potential. Looking beyond just potential and at actual projects currently being evaluated in the Railbelt area, one...


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