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Murkowski pushes back on federal government in speech

...for the state to take the lead over activities in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska and would put together an energy bill that includes provisions beneficial to Alaska.Members of Alaska congressional delegation have introduced legislation...
What others say: Staying focused on natural gas

...announced this week that starting in March, local power customers will pay close to 3 cents less per kilowatt hour on their energy bill. That's unequivocally good news for residents who have been hampered by high local energy costs. The sizable drop...
Voices of Alaska: A new Congress brings new hope for Alaska

...from Bethel to Eagle, improved energy efficiency for public buildings and homes offers a real opportunity to reduce energy bills. Voluntary programs rather than more government regulation is key to success. We must look for ways to continue building...
GOP takeover: Republicans surge to Senate control

...said the new Republican-controlled Congress would vote soon in the new year on the "many common-sense jobs and energy bills that passed the Republican-led House in recent years with bipartisan support but were never even brought to a vote...
HEA educates public at annual energy fair

...the Kenaitze and the state. While some assistance programs, like Schadle's, offer direct assistance for paying energy bills, others help those hoping to lower their energy costs by refurbishing their homes. Markie Shiflea of the Alaska Community...

...may lead to big savings on your energy bills and possibly even a bigger tax...can save as much as 30 percent on energy bills simply by having the right amount...extended tax credit and lower your energy bills for years to come.
HEA rate changes

...10.84 per month for the average HEA member using 630 kilowatt hours a month. HEA members who need help with their energy bills can apply for assistance from the State of Alaska's Heating Assistance Program. The applications are available at...
Legislature to take up fishery issues: Bills address personal-use licensing, guide qualifications, management goals

...Olson, a Soldotna Republican, has a number of bills filed regarding energy issues and worker's compensation. The energy bills deal with net metering and the creation of a grant program that would help small businesses make their buildings more...
Energy report predicts ANWR oil would cut U.S. need only slightly

...been wildly inflated,'' Rafle told the Anchorage Daily News. The U.S. Senate is in the midst of debate on the energy bill, which includes Murkowski's proposal to open the refuge. Although Murkowski and the Bush administration say developing...
2010 CFK winner Freya Chay honored with Alaska Spirit of Youth Award

...legislation to make that possible. Through Rep. Mike Chenault and Kurt Olson, Chay lobbied to have an amendment added to an energy bill that then passed the Alaska House and Senate. After taking top prize in the 2010 CFK competition she was then able...


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