Press Releases

Latest Press Releases

This page displays the most recent press releases and statements published by the Alaska Energy Authority.


PRESS RELEASE | February 25, 2020
AEA Announces Volkswagen Settlement School Bus Grant
(Anchorage) - The Alaska Energy Authority (AEA) is pleased to announce that eight school districts will receive approximately $4.4 million to replace 33 older diesel school buses with new cleanburning buses under the Volkswagen (VW) Settlement School Bus Replacement Program: Read More


PRESS RELEASE | November 15, 2019
AEA Finances Alaska's Largest Solar Project
(Anchorage) - The Alaska Energy Authority (AEA) is pleased to announce that the Willow Solar Farm Expansion project, financed through the Authority’s Power Project Fund (PPF) loan program, is expected to come online in December. Read More


PRESS RELEASE | October 14, 2019
AEA Annonces Village Energy Efficiency Grant Awards
(Anchorage) - The Alaska Energy Authority (AEA) is pleased to announce that 47 rural Alaska communities from across the state have been selected to receive funding under a new Village Energy Efficiency Program (VEEP) initiative that is supported with a $1 million grant from Wells Fargo. Read More