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Seeking Comprehensive Energy Solutions In Rural Southeast

By | February 12, 2013 - 5:36 pm

It’s no secret that the high cost of energy in rural Alaska is a barrier to economic development and one of the primary reasons many residents are leaving village life behind. In some rural Southeast communities, electric bills are up to 275 percent higher than the national average, and some households spend as much as 50 percent of their income on home heating fuel.

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