Partners In the Community
ML&P supports the business community through partnerships with a number of organizations including the Mayor’s Office, Anchorage Chamber of Commerce, Anchorage Downtown Partnership, Alaska Power Assoc., American Public Power Assoc., Northwest Public Power Assoc., Alaska Rural Electric Cooperative Assoc., Anchorage Economic Development Corp., Electric Power Research Institute, the Anchorage Building Owners and Managers Assoc., Resource Development Council, Downtown Anchorage Rotary, Alaska Energy Authority, Alaska Housing Finance Corp., CommonWealth North, Renewable Energy of Alaska Project, Alaska Energy Efficiency Partnership and others as opportunities arise. ML&P is also involved with a number of non profits and other organizations, providing exhibits, presentations and tours.
Power plant tours: ML&P offers educational plant tours to students at university or vocational/technical schools and to Anchorage-area elementary and secondary students for grades 2 or higher. Tours are also available for teachers and other community groups with up to 15 participants. Plant tours provide a general overview of how electricity is generated and distributed. Tour participants will get an opportunity to see the generators, turbines, boilers and more. (Approximately 1.5 hours)