The U.S. Department of Energy Office Legacy Management (LM) has a long-term stewardship mission to protect human health and the environment from the legacy of underground nuclear testing conducted at Amchitka Island, Alaska, from 1965 to 1971.
Secretary Chu announces that the Department of Energy has completed a successful and unprecedented test of technology in the North Slope of Alaska that was able to safely extract a steady flow of natural gas from methane hydrates
Since 2010, officials of the Alaskan municipality Homer have spent $847,000 to conduct an initial energy audit and implement energy efficiency improvements that will drop the city's energy bill by $100,000 annually, a reduction of approximately 14 percent.
Alaska-Tribe-King Island Native Community CX(s) Applied: A9, A11, B2.5, B5.1 Date: 09/23/2011 Location(s): King Island Native Community, Alaska Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory
Tribal Energy Program-Yukon River Inter-Tribal Watershed Council CX(s) Applied: A9, A11, B2.5, B5.1 Date: 09/15/2011 Location(s): Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, Alaska Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy