New analysis out on renewable energy costs in rural Alaska

New analysis out on renewable energy costs in rural Alaska

Wind systems like the one pictured here in Wales, Alaska, are the subject of analysis published in December by researchers at the Alaska Center for Energy and Power, located in Fairbanks. FAIRBANKS—Many rural communities in Alaska have been experimenting with renewable energy systems in recent years, trying to reduce the amount of costly fuel they have to ship in. In late December, researchers at the Alaska Center for Energy and Power, in Fairbanks, published a series of articles looking at how those technologies are doing and what challenges remain in making them more cost effective. The analysis includes data […]