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Voices of Alaska: Welcoming President Obama to Alaska

...non-renewable wealth into a renewable resource. But Alaskans have also created the Renewable Energy Grant Fund, the Home Energy Rebate and other programs designed to invest in efficiency or renewable energies. Because we are so closely connected to...
Walker faced with widening deficit scenario

...state funds to continue funding the popular AHFC home energy rebate program, where there are no federal funds, but also...program.These allocations could change because the home energy rebate program mainly benefits urban residential owners while...
State: SB 21 is tax reform, not tax break

...production continues to decline. She said the high oil prices in 2008 that allowed Gov. Sarah Palin to propose a $1200 energy rebate for every Alaskan couldn't have happened under SB 21."The profits tax also, at high prices with progressivity...
Utilities look to renewables as natural gas dwindles supplies is important, conservation is key, and Alaskans have proven successful in this. The state's popular energy rebate program, which refunds homeowners' investments in energy efficiency, is a demonstrated success. The state has mandated...
Energy fair offers information

...will talk about state programs to help homeowners and how to navigate the application processes. The state offers energy rebate and weatherization programs. "It's really a popular deal," Gallagher said. Ocean Renewable Power Company, a...
Candidates spar: Parnell, Berkowitz meet in gubernatorial forum

...believed the state had squandered numerous opportunities to develop renewable resources in the past. He honed in on the energy rebates that were distributed to Alaskans in 2008 as a key example. "We didn't do one thing with that money as a state...
Springer Real Estate opens new office and that's not all

...AHFC authorized energy rater allowing him to do energy ratings on new and existing houses for AHFC home loans and the Energy Rebate Program. He is also a licensed Journeyman Plumber and has 40 plus years of experience in building construction, service...
Building for the future: Home show features new ideas for green construction

...incandescent bulbs. Others, such as Alaska Housing Finance Corporation, offered a more comprehensive approach through their energy rebate program. "There's a lot of cash set aside for it. The way it works is an energy audit is done on a home to see...
There are strings attached: One more time on Alaska and the federal energy funds

...In fiscal years 2009 and 2010, we committed more than $600 million for renewable energy, weatherization, home energy rebates, power cost equalization and heating assistance. In addition, Alaska will receive $18.5 million for weatherization...
Renewable energy group reaps results

...of meeting energy needs have paid off in legislative appropriations of $360 million in 2008 for weatherization and energy rebate funds administered by the Alaska Housing Finance Corp., and, in 2009 in a $125 million renewable energy grant fund...


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