Living in utility scarcity: energy and water insecurity in Northwest Alaska.

@article{Eichelberger2010LivingIU,
  title={Living in utility scarcity: energy and water insecurity in Northwest Alaska.},
  author={Laura Palen Eichelberger},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={2010},
  volume={100 6},
  pages={1010-8}
}
This study explored the links between energy and water insecurity in rural Iñupiaq Eskimo villages in Alaska's Northwest Arctic Borough. High energy costs and the need for fuel-based transportation are 2 significant factors in domestic water access for these communities. Dramatic increases in the costs of energy have led to decreased domestic water access… CONTINUE READING