Claire Stremple, Alaska's Energy Desk - Haines


How a legal fight in Maui could shape a mine project in Southeast Alaska

After hearing the Maui case in Washington DC in November, the Supreme Court is expected to decide how far the Clean Water Act goes next year.

The Palmer Project, a mining prospect outside Haines, could transform into a large-scale operation

While there’s no mine here yet, a small cadre of scientists live here for half the year, looking for minerals.

A Skagway brewery is harnessing beer gas to grow aeroponic produce for its restaurant

Skagway Brewing Company harnesses the carbon dioxide produced by brewing to fuel the plants. Growing the local produce is both supplying the brewery's restaurant and adding a layer of food security to the remote southeast community.