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The 2016 Rural Energy Conference will be held April 26-28, 2016 at the Westmark Hotel in Faribanks, Alaska.  

The 2014 conference in Fairbanks attracted almost 500 people from over 75 villages and towns in Alaska and beyond. The Alaska Rural Energy Conference is a three day event offering a large variety of technical sessions covering new and ongoing energy projects in Alaska, as well as new technologies and needs for Alaska’s remote communities.

Information at: www.akruralenergy.org

Or contact Max Frey
(907) 474-1143
mefrey@alaska.edu


 

THANK YOU for another great  Renewable Energy Fair

REAP’s 11th annual Renewable Energy Fair, although smaller than in the past, was still a great success.  Instead of our usual event on the Park Strip, we combined the event with the Fairview Block party on July 25.

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The kids booth at the 2015 Renewable Energy Fair was busy all day!

Many thanks to our sponsors: ConocoPhillips, Chugach Electric, and CIRI.

Thanks also to our volunteers, our workshop speakers, and everyone who helped organize the event,and who stopped by during the day.

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Renewable Energy Fund Accepting Applications

Public funding through the Renewable Energy Fund is available for the development of selected renewable energy projects in Alaska. Applications are now being accepted for the 9th round of funding.

Click this link for access to the application and other materials you’ll need to apply.

For more information contact:  Sean Skaling at 907-771-3000

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Change of Format for 2015 Business of Clean Energy

In 2015 instead of a stand-alone conference, the Business of Clean Energy workshops and sessions will be offered in conjunction with the Arctic Energy Summit, in Fairbanks, AK.

Mark your calendars for the Arctic Energy Summit and join us for the usual high quality slate of speakers, sponsors, and networking opportunities.

September 28, 29, 30 – Business of Clean Energy at the Arctic Energy Summit

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Starting in 2016 the Business of Clean Energy hopes to leverage impact and increase networking opportunities for its attendees by offering workshops and sessions as part of the Alaska Rural Energy Conference.

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Shop for Clean Energy

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Did you know you can help promote renewable energy development in Alaska just by shopping with your Fred Meyer Rewards Card?

Fred Meyer is donating $2.5 million a year to non-profits in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington, based on where their customers tell them to give. Here’s how the program works:

  • Sign up for the Community Rewards program by linking your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to REAP HERE
  • You can search for us by name or by our non-profit number 87406
  • Then, every time you shop and use your Rewards Card, you are helping REAP earn a donation from Fred Meyer!
  • Nothing is deducted from your points. You still earn your Rewards Points, Fuel Points, and Rebates, just as you do today.

Click HERE for more information about this and other ways you can support REAP and a clean energy future for Alaska!

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Thank you! PickClickGivestateLOGO

Thanks to everyone who has contributed to REAP through the 2015 Pick.Click.Give. program!

110 individuals donated $6,100 to REAP as of the March 31 deadline for filing your PFD online.

Did you know that you can still Pick. Click. Give. a portion of your dividend until August?

Learn more about the Pick.Click.Give. program and how your donations help REAP accomplish its mission!

Who we are

Renewable Energy Alaska Project is a coalition of energy stakeholders working to facilitate the development of renewable energy in Alaska through collaboration, education, training, and advocacy.