Talk of Alaska: The growth of renewables in Alaska

Solar and wind projects are providing increasing amounts of energy to Alaskan communities. Improved efficiencies, less pollution and independence from relying on expensive fuel shipments are making renewable systems attractive to urban and rural Alaskans. What’s been done so far and what’s on the horizon for the summer building season? 

Listen:

HOST: Lori Townsend

GUESTS:

  • Garrett Boyle, Fed Co-Chair, Denali Commission
  • Edwin Bifelt, Founder, Alaska Native Renewable Industries
  • Givey Kochanowski, Senior Advisor, U.S. Department of Energy Arctic Energy Office
  • Bill Stamm, CEO & President, Alaska Village Electric Cooperative

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LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 10 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.
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Adelyn Baxter is Alaska Public Media's program producer. Reach her at abaxter@alaskapublic.org.

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