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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...
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...
Project draws attention to renewable energy goal

...Melis Coady, who was recently in Juneau with a group of Susitna opponents, said Susitna isn't a good fit for the energy needs of Alaska, which in parts of the Railbelt include a need for more affordable heating options. Electricity, she said...
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...
Senate majority leader looks at legislation to define when abortion is 'medically necessary'

...America." He said with abortion, God is not honored.While there are other issues for lawmakers to take up, such as energy needs for Alaskans, Coghill said that doesn't mean that social issues - like abortion - cannot be taken up, as well...
Olson, Chenault talk oil taxes, gas pipeline

...importing LNG. "I think it'll be a sad day for Alaskans whenever we import LNG from a foreign country to fuel our energy needs when we have 35Ts of known gas sitting at Prudhoe Bay."Both Olson and Chenault said they have not seen Senate Bill...
Geothermal project news is encouraging

...good news, anyway you want to look at it. Some consider a gas line off the North Slope the long-term solution to energy needs in Alaska. And we've all certainly heard the clamoring about the possibility of immediate gas shortages coming from...


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