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Exercise Your Right to Vote

As a member of GVEA, participating in your cooperative’s elections is your most important responsibility. All members have been mailed an election packet to vote on proposed amendments to GVEA's bylaws, and members in districts 5 and 6 will elect their representative...

GVEA Annual Members’ Meeting Held 5/6/16

Last night GVEA held its Annual Members’ Meeting, which marked the completion of its 70th year of serving the Interior of Alaska. The theme for the meeting was “MOVING FORWARD and LOOKING BACK.” It was a reminder to everyone that your member-owned cooperative is not...

CCHRC’s Home Lighting Series Scheduled

Cold Climate Housing Research Center will be conducting two lighting sessions during the month of May: Economics of Best Value Lighting Wednesday, May 11 – 5:30 to 7:30pm Instructor:  Rob Hill of Genesis Energy Systems Lighting Design in Alaska Wednesday, May 18 –...

GVEA Board Mtg (Mon, April 25 at 6:30pm)

Board Meeting Notice: GVEA’s Board of Directors will meet for their regularly scheduled monthly meeting tonight (Monday, April 25) in the GVEA Board Room, 758 Illinois St. Open session begins at 6:30pm, and members are welcome to attend. To view the agenda, click...

New Phone System Coming Soon

GVEA is making strides to provide enhanced customer service to our members. The first step for these enhancements has to do with the phone system, which will provide a new menu to incoming callers. The changes to the phone system will setup GVEA for the next two...

GVEA Board Meeting: 6:30pm on Mon, Mar 28

Board Meeting Notice: GVEA's Board of Directors will meet for their regularly scheduled monthly meeting on Monday, Mar 28, in the GVEA Board Room, 758 Illinois St. Open session begins at 6:30pm, and members are welcome to attend. To view the agenda, click here.

Good¢ents Trustees Award Grants

The Good¢ents Board of Trustees met in February and reviewed nine applications.  Five grants totaling $16,050 were awarded.  Here’s a summary of these recent grants: Delta Imagination Library:  $3,000 grant to assist with expenses tied to the monthly mailing of books...

An Update on GVEA’s Healy Unit 2 Plant

On Thursday, March 3, 2016, at approx. 7:20 p.m., Healy Unit 2 experienced a fire/explosion in the plant’s coal feed system. The root cause is under investigation. There were no injuries resulting from this event. The plant was in a start-up condition operating on...

Healy Unit 2 Power Plant Suffers Damage

At approx. 7:20pm on Thursday, March 3, GVEA’s Healy Unit 2 suffered damage to the coal feed system due to spontaneous combustion, commonly known in the industry as a “puff.” This also caused a small fire, which the Healy Volunteer Fire Dept. responded to, and was...

Fuel & Purchased Power Charge Continues To Decline

Effective March 1, 2016, the Fuel & Purchase Power (F&PP) charge, which is adjusted each quarter, was lowered.  In December 2015, the F&PP charge was $.0748 per kWh, and now it's $.0609 per kWh. For the average residential bill of 600 kWh, this will be...

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