Renewable Energy Alaska Project Conference Kicks Off

Lori Townsend, APRN – Anchorage

The Renewable Energy Alaska Project or REAP kicks off their 3rd annual conference on Thursday at the Denaina Convention center in Anchorage. REAP spokeswoman Stephanie Nowers says the conference focuses on the business of clean energy from building efficient new structures to retrofitting old ones.

Nowers says there will also be workshops that highlight available programs in the state such as RURAL CAPS energy wise.

Keynote speakers this year will be National Green Energy Building expert Jerry Yudelson and the director of the center for new energy economy, former governor of Colorado, Bill Ritter. The conference runs through Friday.

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