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Is there any relief for these high winter bills?

“It’s getting harder and harder to make ends meet and I'm having a hard time keeping up with my electric bills. Is there any financial help available?” several members have asked. First, talk to us. Often we can work out a payment agreement to spread overdue payments...

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Why did my bill go up?

It’s important to identify that the part of the bill that went up is the Fuel and Purchased Power Charge. This charge covers costs associated with purchasing power from Anchorage and buying oil to operate our power plants. Here are three reasons why this charge went...

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Why does GVEA charge for fuel on my electric bill?

Hey! What’s this fuel and purchased power charge on my bill? And why is it higher than the utility charge? We get this question a lot. And as a GVEA employee and member – and the bill payer at my house -- the fuel and purchased power charge isn’t my favorite part of...

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Questions about the mines

"If Golden Valley wasn’t providing power to Fort Knox and Pogo mines, would we still need all the diesel-fired generation that is in operation now? What percentage of the power generated by GVEA goes to those mines? When those mines came on, we were told they’d cause...

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Meadow Bailey

907-451-5676
pr@gvea.com

Ashley Bradish

907-458-4518
pr@gvea.com

Grace Wilson

907-451-5847
pr@gvea.com

Meadow Bailey

907-451-5676
pr@gvea.com

Ashley Bradish

907-458-4518
pr@gvea.com

Grace Wilson

907-451-5847
pr@gvea.com

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