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Archipelago Marine Energy

Archipelago Marine Energy is applying innovative electrical engineering to pioneer tidal energy development in Southeast Alaska.

  • Stage Concept Only
  • Industry Clean Technology
  • Location Juneau, AK, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded January 2012
  • Employees 2
  • Website

Company Summary

Coastal communities in rural Alaska face steep and volatile energy costs as they depend heavily on diesel fuel for heating and electricity year-round. Burning diesel emits harmful greenhouse gases and meeting today’s energy needs in rural Alaska requires an innovative approach. In response to this challenge, we combine state of the art electrical engineering, community involvement, and targeted science to bring tidal energy to Southeast Alaska.


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    Ben Haight
    PE, Founder, CEO

    Mr. Haight has lead roles on the scientific and technical development team. He will receive technical support throughout the project from staff at Haight & Associates, Inc, PND, Inc, Coastwise Corp, and Tongass Energy Consultants; all of which are Alaska businesses, hiring Alaskans. Mr. Haight has lived in Southeast Alaska, working as an electrical engineer since 1975. He is familiar with many facilities and communities throughout Southeast Al

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    Collin Daugherty
    General Manager, Environmental Analyst

    Mr. Daugherty has worked on the front lines of marine conservation with leading environmental organizations in the Caribbean, Oceania and the US West Coast. He will work closely with Mr. Haight on day to day operations and conduct partner engagement, community outreach, report writing, and plant maintenance.