Press Releases

2002

December 12, 2002

Thousands of past and long-term Chugach Electric members from the year 1985 will receive a share of a $2.8 million retail capital credits retirement approved by the board.

November 6, 2002

One of three transmission lines serving the Matanuska-Susitna Valley faulted at 11:30 p.m. Nov. 5.

August 14, 2002

Chugach Electric Association is planning a power outage on Wednesday, Aug. 21

July 31, 2002

Chugach Electric Association is planning a power outage on Tuesday, Aug. 6.

July 12, 2002

Chugach Electric Association is funding a $15,000 project to study the feasibility of generating electricity from the wind in the Portage area.

June 20, 2002

Chugach Electric Association began mailing capital credits allocation statements this week to members of record from 2001.

June 12, 2002

Chugach Electric Association will host a joint agency/public meeting and site visit July 9 and 10 in Cooper Landing.

May 14, 2002

Chugach Electric Association named Evan J. "Joe" Griffith general manager, effective May 6.

April 26, 2002

H.A. "Red" Boucher, Samuel W. Cason and Patricia B. "Pat" Jasper were elected to 3-year terms on the board of directors of Chugach Electric Association.

April 22, 2002

Chugach Electric Association members are invited to attend the 52nd annual membership meeting of the cooperative on Thursday, April 25, at the Hotel Captain Cook. Registration starts at 6 p.m. The meeting begins at 7 p.m.

March 12, 2002

Four Chugach Electric Association members are running for three seats on the cooperative's board of directors in this spring's election. Each seat is for a three-year term.

March 7, 2002

Chugach Electric Association will host two public meetings in March.

January 24, 2002

Chugach Electric Association has received an "A" rating or better from three national rating firms in conjunction with its upcoming $180 million bond issue.

January 3, 2002

Chugach Electric Association lowered the fuel surcharge rates paid by its retail customers and two of its wholesale customers. The decreases are primarily due to a reduction in the amount of funds needed to be collected for prior fuel and purchased power expenses.