currently favors* HCCP
were against it, after
they were for it...
History: GVEA denies its earliest involvement with Healy "Clean
former president Mike Kelly denies GVEA's early
participation in the HCCP fiasco, 2005
News Miner guest columns.
commentator Andrew Halcro identifies potential
reasons for GVEA's gyrating
position on the Healy
GVEA frequently supports HCCP:
was an original
applicant for the Department of Energy's clean coal grant authorized
by Congress in 1988.
earliest proposals called
for locating HCCP adjacent to GVEA's Healy No.1 powerplant.
"Report to our Members": HCCP is an "Outstanding
Board authorizes submission of HCCP Power Sales Agreement to APUC,
President Mike Kelly declares that HCCP
is like getting a car for half price, 7/13/92
agrees to operate HCCP, 1993
president Mike Kelly serves as Master
of Ceremonies for the HCCP groundbreaking in 1995
President Mike Kelley agrees
to operate HCCP, 3/8/00
to buy and
operate HCCP with its "clean coal" systems, 2009
Flopping: GVEA also frequently opposes HCCP:
files a complaint alleging that "correcting the plant's working conditions
employees and increase long term operating costs".
GVEA Annual Report: "HCCP
is not commercially reliable and it produced very expensive power…
The plant was shut down 12/31/99."
Kelly portrays HCCP as "a
poster child for failure." - 12/31/99 Fairbanks Daily News
HCCP power sales agreement, 2003
HCCP pollution control systems, 2006