Want to learn how Anchorage building owners are using solar energy to cut down on their utility bills? The Alaska Center for Appropriate Technology is hosting the 2013 Anchorage Solar Tour this Saturday, June 8th from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Find out how your neighbors are trimming their electric bills and living sustainably in your community!
Click HERE for a tour map and a complete list of this year's participants.
2013 Alaska Renewable Energy Fair
Save the date! The 9th annual Alaska Renewable Energy Fair will be held on Saturday, August 10th from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm on the Downtown Anchorage Parkstrip. This year's event will feature a lot of new and exciting activities including energy workshops for kids and local food demonstrations.
Come enjoy live music, local food & craft vendors, clean energy workshops, informational booths and more!
REAP is now accepting applications for vendor booths at the 2013 Alaska Renewable Energy Fair. If you would like to set up an informational booth or sell local crafts and food consider participating in this year's fair. For more information, email REAP Office Manager Jenny Lynes.
Great Alaska Energy Challenge Winners Announced
A newly insulated garage door at Bosco's Comics in Anchorage.
The Challenge focuses on private commercial buildings, with the goal of raising awareness about save money through energy efficiency and conservation efforts. This program is part of broader statewide goal to reduce energy consumption 15% per capita by 2020, and mandate energy efficiency retrofits on 25% of Alaska's public buildings by 2025.
Click HERE to find out more about the Great Alaska Energy Challenge and get energy saving tips for your home and work.
2013 BCEA Videos Now Online
Videos from the 2013 Business of Clean Energy in Alaska conference are now online. In case you missed the event or would like to watch it again, check out our website for recordings of all the panels and keynote presentations!