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Feds, public weigh in on Susitna hydro studies

...the Railbelt energy demand, according to AEA.As part of the licensing process for the...year of studies was conducted in 2013, and AEA filed its initial study report regarding...research was conducted this past summer.AEA said at the October meeting that it would...
Energy authority wants more time for dam filing

...year's budget is not enough to complete the work AEA had hoped to perform this year. AEA had wanted $110 million to complete its initial...Legislature might provide more funding, Ford said AEA will have to reprioritize its project plans based...
Parnell offers budget amendments

...required for field studies and other work.AEA is the group pursuing the massive project...relief associated with flooding last year.AEA had wanted $110 million to complete its...spending cap for next year. Rehfeld said if AEA gets the land access permits, it would...
New projects increase Alaska's biomass use

...a second tier of the organization's to-do list. "These projects have been in development for a number of years," said AEA biomass project manager Devany Plentovich. Plentovich made the announcement Wednesday during a presentation to the state Board...
Senate Finance unveils $1.9 billion capital budget

...current budget year for the project, contingent upon the Alaska Energy Authority, or AEA, securing land-access agreements for project-related field work.AEA announced it had reached agreement Friday, and Parnell's budget director, Karen...
Project draws attention to renewable energy goal

...legislators for more money until the Alaska Energy Authority (AEA), which is behind the Susitna project, had made substantial progress toward or completed land-access agreements.AEA spokeswoman Emily Ford said the authority is currently negotiating...
Voices of Alaska: Rushing Susitna baseline studies could cost Alaskans their salmon

...proponents - the Alaska Energy Authority (AEA) - and their contractors are presenting...are necessary.Meanwhile, in Alaska, AEA is proposing to build the first large dam...about salmon down south. In their rush, AEA and its federal regulatory authority, the...
Will the Legislature protect instream flows?

...however, that the instream flow application was rejected because it was not the first in time and under the law but that the AEA application was filed just hours before the original applicant (who was never informed either before or after it was filed...
Fish and Game discusses salmon research, Cook Inlet management with Mat-Su commission

...of the new work is being funded by the Alaska Energy Authority's studies as part of the Susitna-Watana hydro project.The AEA-funded work includes king salmon studies on the Susitna River and tributaries.ADFG's Bob Clark said the Susitna weir is...
Cook Inlet tides subject of study

...According to the agreement between NOAA and AEA, the study will also look at what information...near Point Possession. Peter Krimp from AEA's sister entity, the Alaska Industrial...Energy Fund money, a pool doled out by AEA, to assess tidal resources in Kachemak...


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