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What others say: Nation much develop safer energy transportation

America, and the world for that matter, uses lots of energy. The energy source used more than any other in the United State is oil - at 36 percent of the energy consumed in this country.In the American energy...
Cook Inlet tides subject of study

Cook Inlet's tides are getting a closer look as a potential energy source with a recent agreement between the Alaska Energy Authority and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The authority...

...unsaturated and omega-3 fats. "Fat is an important energy source for athletes because it has 9 calories per gram versus 4 per...are."Make friends with fat: Fat is an important energy source for athletes but it's important to choose healthy...
All-girl LEGO League team proposes flood solution

...on geothermal energy or natural gas. Mackenzie Hoogenboom, 9, said the group decided against solar panels as an energy source because it's not sunny enough in Alaska. The project report also proposes making use of a global satellite system...
Governors focus on rising heating prices

...Fears of high heating bills this winter should not be used to restrict the country's embrace of natural gas as a new energy source, officials at a national meeting on natural gas prices said Wednesday. ''The country is making a huge bet, a good...
Q&A: Mike Chenault, Kurt Olson and Peter Micciche

...during the upcoming session?Mike Chenault: Legislation to get an in-state gasline moving to provide a long term energy source to Alaskans; Finding a way to increase oil flowing through TAPS that will benefit the state through increased revenues...
BP pursues methane energy deposits

...million in federal grant money, BP is going to pursue methods to efficiently convert methane gas into a clean-burning energy source. ''It's very exciting, actually,'' Paul Metz, an associate professor in the mining and geological engineering...
Coming to a crossroads: Promises of 'clean coal' will take Alaska backward

...ointment. As energy prices remain high, large corporations and local utility boards are increasingly looking to an energy source of the past coal as a quick fix for Alaska's energy needs. In just the past two years, we have seen a host of coal...
Young: Corn won't solve crisis

...our energy crisis by growing corn?" he asked rhetorically, referring to plans to develop ethanol as an alternate energy source. "That's the dumbest thing I've ever heard," he said. "There's nothing else in the bill." Although Young...
Harnessing the inlet's tides makes sense

...number of reasons. First, the energy source is right there. Many of us drive...harvesting easier. Second, the energy source is about as clean as you can get...table. A steady, predictable energy source means steady, predictable power...


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