Fall storms on a now ice free ocean, coastal erosion and melting permafrost are erasing history.
In the midst of Alaska's current, ill-conceived fossil fuel frenzy, Senator Tom Begich (D-Anchorage) delivered a historic speech on the floor of the Alaska Senate re: climate change, and the energy transition from fossil fuels to a low-carbon alternative energy future.For more information about renewable energy in Alaska click here.
An Alaskan engineer has developed a proposal to convert Alaska to 100% renewable energy. One of the major challenges to integrating renewables is what to do about thier inherent varibility. At the heart of this proposal is the Eklutna Pumped Hydro Complex—a giant rainy day fund/battery—which has the added benifit of helping restore the lake to its proper level and restore salmon habitat.For more information about this proposal click here.
A teenager shares how climate change is affecting his community.
An Inupiat whaling community on the front lines of climate change.