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  1. Railbelt utilities continue work toward unified structureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    From left to right, Anchorage Municipal Light and Power General Manager Mark Johnston, Chugach Electric Association CEO Lee Thibert, Matanuska Electric Association General Manager Tony Izzo, Anchorage Mayer Ethan Berkowitz and former Chugach Electric Association Board Chair Janet Reiser discuss a power sharing deal on Jan. 30, 2017, in Anchorage. There is less alignment among the major Railbelt utilities on the concept of forming a unified transmission company to better ship power among the six companies.

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  2. CINGSA plans upgradesRead the original story

    May 18, 2018 | Petroleum News

    ... a precedent for this type of review, given that in 2010 the commission had granted a request by Chugach Electric Association for cost recovery assurance for the construction of the Southcentral Power Project power generation facility in Anchorage. ...

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  3. Alaska Railroad painting contract helps launch new businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... War II Anchorage population, it was initially jointly owned by the Alaska Railroad and Chugach Electric Association. The coal burners were converted to natural gas in 1967. Then the plant was retired from service in 1985, and the building was sold ...

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  4. Alaska Railroad painting contract helps launch local businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... War II Anchorage population, it was initially jointly owned by the Alaska Railroad and Chugach Electric Association. The coal burners were converted to natural gas in 1967. Then the plant was retired from service in 1985, and the building was sold ...

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  5. What others say: House Bill 382 putting healthy pressure on Railbelt utility groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... states. Executive officers of GVEA, Matanuska Electric Association, Homer Electric Inc., and Chugach Electric Association, signed the letter in opposition of the bill. Whether HB 382 fails this session or succeeds, it's presence has likely nudged ...

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  6. Anchorage elections results favor BerkowitzRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | APRN

    ... Logan said. Voters overwhelmingly approved the sale of utility Municipal Light and Power to the Chugach Electric Association, and opted for all seven bonds on the ballot. In school board races, Denna Mitchell and Elisa Snelling have commanding ...

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  7. Initial results show Anchorage voters allowing city to sell ML&P to ChugachRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    Initial results in Tuesday's election showed Anchorage voters approving a proposition that allows the city to move forward on a deal to sell its power utility. Passage of the proposition allows the city to move forward with the estimated $1 billion sale of its utility, Municipal Light & Power, to the member-owned cooperative Chugach Electric Association.

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  8. Regulators approve ML&P rate increase to pay off Plant 2ARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... not particularly affect Prop. 10, a proposal on Anchorage's city ballot to sell the utility to Chugach Electric Association. Voting in the election ends Tuesday. Julie Hasquet, a spokeswoman for Chugach Electric Association, said the utility didn't ...

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  9. Forcing them to work together: House Bill 382 putting healthy pressure on Railbelt utility groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... states. Executive officers of GVEA, Matanuska Electric Association, Homer Electric Inc., and Chugach Electric Association, signed the letter in opposition of the bill. Whether HB 382 fails this session or succeeds, it's presence has likely nudged ...

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  10. ML&P merger and the Chugach Electric solar projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | KSKA

    Voters will decide over the coming weeks if Anchorage will have one electric utility or two. On the next Hometown Alaska , join us as we explore the reasons behind the proposed sale of Municipal Light and Power to Chugach Electric Association and ask your questions, including the impact on rates, taxes, jobs and energy.

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  11. City, Chugach Electric promote Anchorage utility sale while trying to soothe concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... to decide whether to OK the sale of city-owned Municipal Light & Power, the proposed buyer, Chugach Electric Association, has launched a $245,000 advertising campaign in hopes of convincing people it's a good idea. But at public meetings and in ...

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  12. Public meeting on ML&P sale set for tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... official Facebook page, and recorded. The Berkowitz administration has proposed selling ML&P to Chugach Electric Association, the member-owned cooperative that provides power to much of the Anchorage Bowl. The price tag is about $1 billion. A ...

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  13. The ML&P sale could be great for Anchorage, but the process should be more openRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    The process leading up to a vote on the proposed $1 billion sale of the Municipal Light & Power utility to the Chugach Electric Association gets curiouser and curiouser, setting off alarms among those who get fidgety when government seemingly greases the skids to get what it wants. Whether such a sale would be good for Anchorage remains to be seen, but there is no reason this city should have more than one electric utility operating within its borders.

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  14. Berkowitz, Logan face off on crime, taxes in first major Anchorage mayoral forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... and Ron Stafford participated. The moderator was Julie Hasquet, communications director for Chugach Electric Association and a board member of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce. Berkowitz, seeking a second term as mayor, and Logan, the general ...

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  15. GVEA files letter of interest: Anchorage Municipal Light and Power probably won't be purchasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... and Power. But don't worry, it's unlikely GVEA will be spending $1 billion on the utility. Chugach Electric Association is the likely buyer, and Anchorage voters will vote April 3 and decide whether or not to sell the utility to Chugach Electric. As ...

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  16. Five other companies expressed interest in buying Anchorage's ML&P, records showRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    Anchorage voters will decide in April whether the city should move forward on a deal to sell Municipal Light & Power to Chugach Electric Association. Once-confidential records obtained by the Anchorage Daily News show that at least five other buyers had shown interest in the city-owned power company.

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  17. Wind farm challengeRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2018 | Petroleum News

    ... Inc. is proposing to expand its wind farm on Fire Island, offshore Anchorage. Anchorage-based Chugach Electric Association has filed a tariff for that proposal but, for technical reasons associated with the tariff case, the commission has ordered ...

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  18. GVEA shows interest in Anchorage utilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... one of our major suppliers that we may see higher costs of energy from the Anchorage area." Chugach Electric Association, a nonprofit member-owned cooperative also based in Anchorage, has been in talks to buy ML&P. "While CEA is an excellent ...

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  19. ML&P's $1 billion price tag: Confidential report sheds light on dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... ned the contract with Goldman Sachs, the Assembly passed a resolution urging the city, ML&P and Chugach Electric Association to begin looking at a merger.

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  20. Anchorage will hold its first mail-ballot election this spring. Here's what will change.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... for years. The "paradigm," said Anchorage political consultant Marc Hellenthal, is the Chugach Electric Association. Rebecca Logan, so far Berkowitz's main challenger for mayor, won a spot on the Chugach Electric board in 2008. That was a much ...

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