GVEA Receives Check from FEMA

Golden Valley Electric Association (GVEA) was recently issued a check from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) totaling nearly $2.24 million. This was reimbursement for expenses incurred from the November 2013 storm. The November 2013 storm brought with it hurricane-force winds that caused significant damage to GVEA’s equipment. As a …

Last Scholarship Deadline of 2015 Nears

The $2,500 Career & Technical Education Scholarship application period will close at 5pm on Friday, July 31, 2015. This is an excellent opportunity for someone pursuing a recognized license, certificate or Associate Degree. To be eligible, the applicant (or member of the applicant’s immediate family) must be a member of …

Scammers are back at it

Utilities around the country are reporting an increase in scam attempts, and Fairbanks is no exception. This week, GVEA has received numerous calls from members providing details of calls they’ve received.  It seems the latest round of calls are targeting churches. These scammers are more than happy to supply a phone number …

GVEA Directors Elected

Tonight, Golden Valley Electric Association’s Election Committee certified election results for two seats on GVEA’s board of directors. Gary Newman was newly elected to District 4. In District 7, incumbent director Bill Nordmark was reelected. Ballots were mailed to all members residing in Districts 4 and 7 on May 8, …

Upgrades have been made to GV E-Bill

After many months of work, we’re pleased to announce upgrades have been made to GVEA’s online bill payment system (also known as GV E-Bill).  These upgrades are considered “Phase I” of several planned improvements. A brief tutorial has been prepared to highlight these upgrades.  The length of the video is 2:34 and can be …

GV E-Bill will be unavailable briefly on June 9

As GVEA prepares to launch an upgraded GV E-Bill system on June 9, please be aware that there will be a window of time that no payments will be accepted via either E-Bill system (old or new). Date:  Tuesday, June 9 Time:  From 1pm until 5pm (anticipated)   [note:  time has been updated] During …

Planned Outage Along the Denali / Parks Hwys.

A letter was mailed out on May 29 2015, to those members who will be affected by this planned outage. Here’s more info: When:  From 10:00pm to 11:00pm on Saturday, June 13, 2015 Where:  From Drashner Lake on the Denali Hwy., the communities of Cantwell and McKinley Village, north to MP 231 on the …