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Alaska village’s effort to go greener helps local economy

Clip: 01/21/2023 | 4m 50s | Video has closed captioning.

In the remote village of Ambler, Alaska, temperatures can fall to minus 60 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, so heating the community is a big job. This past September, Ambler switched to a renewable energy option in an effort to go greener — a change that also means a path toward a more sustainable economy for Alaska Native communities. Alaska Public Media's Elyssa Loughlin reports.

Aired: 01/21/23

Rating: NR

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