Inletkeeper Blog

Donlin Mine Set to Impact Alaskans’ Utility Bills

Donlin Mine Set to Impact Alaskans’ Utility Bills

Alarm bells will be ringing for Southcentral Alaska if Donlin Mine pursues Cook Inlet natural gas to fuel its proposed massive gold mining operation in Western Alaska, with detrimental consequences for Alaskans’ utility bills. Cook Inletkeeper has just released an economic report: Cook Inlet Natural Gas Market Outlook with Incremental Demand from Donlin Mine, which outlines how much NOVAGOLD and Donlin Gold LLC’s energy needs will cost Southcentral Alaska residents and businesses.

Joy Comes in the Morning

Joy Comes in the Morning

As the first rays of sunlight pierced through the misty morning haze, anticipation coursed through my veins.  You are not supposed to watch your rod tip, waiting for it to bow to the secrets that lie beneath the glacier-fed waters (a watched kettle never boils), and...

Be a Hero: Eat, Shop, Support LOCAL

Be a Hero: Eat, Shop, Support LOCAL

As we approach the holiday season, full of gatherings centered around food and family, supporting local shops and artists is an especially powerful way to have a positive impact. It may just be the perfect solution that saves our watershed and the world! The raw...