Alaska Rural Energy Conference to be held Sept. 23-25, 2014 in Fairbanks
Sponsorship Opportunities and Online Registration Available
(Anchorage) – The Alaska Energy Authority (AEA) and Alaska Center for Energy and Power (ACEP) will host the three-day Rural Energy Conference, offering technical sessions about new and ongoing energy projects in Alaska. The event will be held Sept. 23-25 at the Westmark Hotel in Fairbanks.
The goal of the 9th Rural Energy Conference is to create a forum for energy stakeholders to share ideas and information to promote economic development, environmental sustainability and energy security for Alaskans.
The Rural Energy Conference includes three tracks of information: Energy University; The Powerhouse and Generation; and Heating/Energy Efficiency. Conference registration and an agenda are available online at Akruralenergy.org.
The previous conference, held in 2013 in Anchorage, attracted more than 400 people from more than 100 villages and towns in Alaska.
The Alaska Energy Authority is a public corporation of the state. AEA’s mission is to reduce the cost of energy in Alaska by investing in Alaska’s infrastructure, diversifying Alaska’s energy portfolio, energy planning and policy and training and technical assistance. Akenergyauthority.org The Alaska Center for Energy and Power is based at the University of Alaska and is dedicated to applied energy research and testing focused on lowering the cost of energy throughout Alaska. Uaf.edu/acep