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Draft EIS nearly ready for Donlin, in the works for Chuitna

...the addition of a 314-mile 14-inch pipeline from Southcentral Alaska that would bring natural gas to the project.Energy costs were always a major concern and the project team investigated alternatives like wind and peat-fueled power generation...
Voices of Alaska: Thanks to Legislature for advancing gasline

...economic diversification.There will be at least five pipeline off-take points, which means the potential of lower energy costs for Alaskans as natural gas is made available to communities throughout the state. This will enable communities to...
Renewable energy heat systems arrive on the Kenai Peninsula

...development to Seward, he said. "Energy is such a huge cost here," Long said. "We have people paying more in energy costs than their mortgage payments. It's hard to convince people that they should come and invest in their businesses here...
Walker to Alaskans: Pulling together, we'll get out of financial hole survive financially, the governor said. He mentioned opportunities that Norway has created because of its lower energy costs. People ship their raw material to Norway to be processed and then it leaves as a finished product, so they do the...
What others say: Low heating oil prices bring relief, but residents should stay the course on IEP legislators may attempt to claw back money already allocated to the natural gas goal since Interior residents' energy costs, at least for the moment, aren't as severe as before.Whether residents, legislators or anyone in between, what's...
Local governments can't wait on climate change

...reduced energy footprint. FNSB also installed energy efficient lighting in most borough facilities to save electrical energy costs and converted many of its large public buildings from fuel oil to clean-burning natural gas. With natural gas, communities...
How we'd rather see $866,000 spent go toward education, nonprofits, the needy, the Alaska Marine Highway System, communities with exorbitant energy costs, youth athletics programs, scholarships, deferred maintenance ... and the list goes on.Another special session...
Alaska not included in new federal emission-cutting rule

...Gov. Bill Walker said requiring Alaska to abide by one-size-fits-all standards could increase already steep energy costs. In a release, he said he looks forward to working with the agency to establish appropriate goals for Alaska.
Tongass exemption to Roadless Rule overturned

...The ruling) really makes building roads to renewable energy projects, ... transmission lines to lower energy costs, roads to critical mineral mines ... very difficult now. It's frustrating, I'm sure, to the residents of Southeast...
Susitna-Watana studies resume after spending freeze lifted

...generating," Fisher-Goad said.Dyok said the dam would save Railbelt consumers an average of $224 million per year on energy costs over the first 50 years in production, a total savings of $11.2 billion over that time.Initial electric rates...


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