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Wind, gas and coal updates at GVEA Healy Meeting

Printed in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Golden Valley Electric Association plans to offer a public update on  new wind, natural gas and coal power options on Aug. 25 in Healy.

GVEA  President Brian Newton will offer a presentation on the Eva Creek wind project,  new plans for trucking liquefied natural gas and the Healy Clean Coal plant at a  noon luncheon of the Denali Chamber of Commerce at the 49th State Brewing Co.,  248.5 Mile Parks Highway.

At 6 p.m., GVEA will conduct a separate public  meeting about the Eva Creek project at the Tri-Valley Community Center.

From:  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner – GVEA plans Healy meeting

The Fairbanks News-Miner has published a flurry of opinions regarding the Healy Coal Plant, which have encouraged a flurry of online conversation.  Read more on their website:

State Revives Healy Clean Coal Plant Start-Up,” August 1, 2011

Editorial, August 2, 2011

Healy Coal Plant is a Black Hole…,”August 21, 2011

GVEA should push ahead…,” August 21, 2011

View past comments and articles by DCC on the Healy Coal Plant


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