Alaska Solar Power
State of AK Solar Resource Map
GVEA - Golden Valley Electric Association rebates provided
to people who purchase renewable energy systems. Partially
funded by member, donors.
Alaska Housing Finance Corp - Homeowners can get up to
$10,000 for home related energy improvements. Also a program
for new homes being built.
The State of Alaska provides property tax
incentives for those who utilize passive solar heating, wind
generators, photo voltaic panels, etc. The amount of tax
exemption varies by location an cost of system.
University of Alaska at Fairbanks, Alaska Sun is a cooperative
comprised of solar businesses, academics and individuals pushing
toward renewable energy for AK.
Buying Green Power - List of providers that offer renewable
energy sources for electricity.
DOE - (US Department of Energy) View statistics, maps and
links to state energy policies.
DSIRE - Energy related information about state loan
programs, laws / regulations and money saving initiatives for solar
REAP - (Renewable Energy Alaska Project) Organization of
small utilities, business and consumers whose goal is to take
advantage of the states vast renewable power resources.
Energy Authority Org - Publications, grants and program
information concerning wind, hydroelectric, geothermal, solar and
Wind Powering America - Article about challenges & lessons
learned with wind turbine
installations in the harsh climate.
- State energy profile, facts and estimation info.