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Harnessing the power potential of the Makushin volcano has long been a dream of the City of Unalaska. As the nation’s top fishing port, Unalaska is a community rich in opportunity. However, high power costs have often proven to be a hurdle to community development, business development and expansion, and growing the population base. Recent developments between the City of Unalaska, the Ounlashka Corporation, and Chena Power, LLC are advancing the dream of geothermal power in Unalaska. This session will review the prospects for and progress on the Makushin Geothermal Power Project.