Time to walk the walk
Try explaining Alaska's energy situation to people from Outside and they look at you a bit strange.
Residents of one of the most resource-rich areas of the world end up paying outrageous prices for that which surrounds us. And despite everyone across the state complaining about it, nothing gets done.
Born out of that frustration have come two major lines of thought -- a natural gas pipeline from the North Slope and a shotgun approach to developing alternative energy sources.