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Governor suggests bills to work on during budget talks

...session, it has an excellent opportunity to address Medicaid expansion and reform. Bills aimed at addressing Interior energy needs, child support and school programs on sexual assault awareness and prevention - all in the Senate's possession and...
Walker addressing Interior energy needs

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Gov. Bill Walker says he's working on a plan to reduce energy prices in interior Alaska. Walker told the Golden Valley Electric Association Saturday says he wants his proposal to be in effect by next winter.
Keep the LNG project moving forward

...faces a long-term energy gap. Several of the state's mega-projects are intended to address Alaska's long-term energy needs, including the Susitna-Watana Hydro project, the Alaska LNG Project and the Alaska Stand-Alone Pipeline. The...
Local politicians speak at Industry Outlook Forum

...of a "state-wide energy plan that divides the state into common socioeconomic geographic areas, quantifies the (energy) needs of those areas, and matches the most cost-effective available energy options to meet those electrical generation...
Voice of Alaska: Time to continue moving Alaska forward after election

...000 barrels of oil a day. Many said opening Alaska's Arctic to oil exploration to meet our state and nation's energy needs would never happen, but we got it done.We brought federal agencies together to create in Alaska the best access for...
Voices of Alaska: An important point on the gubernatorial race

...The Alaska LNG project, a project to construct a gasline and the facilities to export gas and provide for Alaska's energy needs, has achieved cooperation with the oil companies and they been doing field work for it all summer. The planned route...
Voices of the Peninsula: Alaska at an energy crossroads

...are correct and that a single supplier can meet the energy needs of the state. I'm a bit skeptical about this for...state's citizens have only one provider to meet their energy needs. Some might say this would work just fine. It has...
What others say: U.S. needs more than solar panels

...rhetoric, and the man has a point. Solar panels do not a policy make. Power-saving green steps alone can't meet our energy needs.The energy efficiency guys and the we-need-more-power bunch need to bury the hatchet. The issue is too important...
LNG Pipeline bill passes through Senate committee

...didn't want to limit availability of revenues for future legislatures. But Hoffman said if the state can't address the energy needs of Alaskans, "what good are we doing?" Kelly praised the amendment, saying looking back 20 years from now, "I...
Refuge Notebook: New Visitor Center Becoming Reality

...their way to the front door. Solar panels in the parking lot will follow the sun, providing 10% of anticipated annual energy needs. It is exciting to watch these building features appear as construction progresses. The finishing touches are expected...


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