ML&P - Anchorage Municipal Light & Power
Municipal Light & Power provides electric utility service to residential, commercial, university and medical customers in the Downtown and Midtown business districts. The Municipally owned utility also provides power for industrial loads in the Ship Creek and Anchorage Port areas. ML&P serves Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson and sells electricity to other Railbelt utilities. Since 1932, ML&P has grown to include production and transmission, as well as upgraded and expanded distribution systems. The utility has a one-third working interest in the Beluga River Unit gas field, making it one of the only vertically integrated natural-gas-fired utilities on the West Coast. ML&P is subject to the Regulatory Commission of Alaska. ML&P is currently building one of the world's most energy-efficient thermal power plants in east Anchorage.