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Decision could set in motion Augustine Island geothermal energy

...applications of interest in Augustine and Mount Spurr geothermal energy at the same time...considered further on down the line." Mount Spurr geothermal moves ahead Paul Thomsen...company's geothermal project located on Mount Spurr is continuing after initial exploration...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-01-27/decision-could-set-in-motion-augusti
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New data sheds light on volcano forecasting

...build from their normal, quiet state to an eruption," Power said. Currently, Redoubt, Augustine, Iliamna and Mount Spurr volcanoes - the four volcanoes west of the Kenai Peninsula - are at normal activity levels. When they do erupt, the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-07-16/new-data-sheds-light-on-volcano-fore
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Geothermal project news is encouraging

...there are geothermal resources to be found on nearby Mount Spurr, which has had ongoing geothermal testing. While the first round of that Mount Spurr testing did not gather the best results, the company...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-01-31/geothermal-project-news-is-encour
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Photo feature: Browsing for breakfast

A brown bear cub browses in tundra near Marathon Road as the sun rises on Mount Spurr last week. The cub?s mother and twin sibling were browsing nearby.

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/070107/news_0701new001.shtml
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It's (not) a blast

...shore, there are four volcanoes considered active: Mount Spurr, Redoubt Volcano, Iliamna Volcano and Augustine Volcano...shore, there are four volcanoes considered active: Mount Spurr, Redoubt Volcano, Iliamna Volcano and Augustine Volcano...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/030400/dis_030400dis029.shtml
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Companies pursue other energy

...exploration at the company's Mount Spurr geothermal project, 75 miles southeast of Anchorage. Mount Spurr is an active volcano. Ormat will...winter, which will be airlifted to Mount Spurr soon, according to the company's...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/052311/new_833587124.shtml
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Carey: We've got to get moving; Borough mayor emphasizes resource development

...project, and a possible fast ferry system across Cook Inlet, as well as exploring geothermal energy from the volcanic Mount Spurr, he said. He also stressed the importance of further oil and gas development, like exploring drilling in Cook Inlet...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/010511/new_765771747.shtml
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...And this is now

...years, these people will be the institutional memory of this place and time: the sourdoughs, so to speak. In 1992, Mount Spurr erupted and interrupted air traffic for a few days. Christopher McCandless died in an old bus and fumbled his way into...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/092610/peo_712355145.shtml
People
Ring of Fire

...observatory's Web site at www.avo.alaska.edu. Volcanoes visible from the Kenai Peninsula, from north to south, are: Mount Spurr 11,070 feet, nearly due west of Anchorage. The easternmost historically active volcano in the Aleutian arc, Spurr...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/explore-the-kenai/information/2012-01-01/ring-of-fir
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Energy an issue in coming year: Plenty of sources available, but harnessing them a challenge for Peninsula

...counter the diminished gas supply. In the most recent round of funding, Chugach Electric and a geothermal project on Mount Spurr are on track to get connected via a new transmission line. An Outside producer, Ormat Nevada, Inc., would develop...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/021811/tra_787586894.shtml
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