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Exploration off 38%, producing mines strong

...other energy prices are high. Fort Knox spent about $4 million per month to purchase electricity from Golden Valley Electric Association, the Interior regional utility, and about an equal amount on fuel for equipment used in the mine, Matthias...
New Juneau worry: How much cash for capital budget?

...cost us a lot. It would also jeopardize our ability to deliver research services at UAF," Kelly said. Golden Valley Electric Association, the local utility for Fairbanks, can provide backup power but there's no alternative to the existing...
Utilities say diesel best short-term solution for power generation

...has engines that can run on diesel as well as gas. The electric utilities can also buy more power from Golden Valley Electric Association in Fairbanks, which has oil-fired generation. That power could be sent to Southcentral Alaska on an...
Utilities look to renewables as natural gas dwindles

...wind projects that could feed power into the Railbelt grid. One is a project near Healy being evaluated by Golden Valley Electric Association of Fairbanks. Another is at Delta, east of Fairbanks, where a private firm hopes to expand an existing...
Industry: Mining increases economic clout

...said its large purchases of electricity reduce the cost of power for residential and business customers of Golden Valley Electric Association. A new mine at Livengood will similarly be a large industrial customer for Golden Valley. Two large mine...
Peninsula projects in budget: Senate's energy package includes funds for infrastructure

...utilities are Chugach Electric Association, Matanuska Electric Association, Municipal Light and Power, Golden Valley Electric Association and the City of Seward. The Railbelt utilities have a stake in another transmission line project that's...
Fairbanks economy stable, challenges ahead

...the near-term solution, Hopkins said. Golden Valley Electric Association and Fairbanks Natural Gas Co. are North Pole, east of Fairbanks, where Golden Valley Electric Association's oil-fired power plant is located along...
Dollar values

...utilities to install facilities to import liquefied natural gas, or LNG, and a recently-announced plan by Golden Valley Electric Association and Flint Hills Resources to truck LNG from the North Slope to Fairbanks, could result in "stranded...
Utilities beef up energy systems

...have options Enstar doesn't have, like switching some power plants to diesel and purchasing power from Golden Valley Electric Association in Fairbanks. Energy conservation among consumers and businesses would also be important, he said. The...
State issues permit for power plant in Interior

...permit to allow a mothballed 50-megawatt coal power plant in Interior Alaska to restart, officials with Golden Valley Electric Association, the Interior Alaska electric cooperative, said Feb. 6. Alaska's Department of Environmental Conservation...


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