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Renewable Energy Potential on Tribal Lands Webinar

February 27, 2013 4:00PM MST


The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Indian Energy Policy and Programs, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Tribal Energy Program, and Western Area Power Administration are pleased to continue their sponsorship of the Tribal Renewable Energy Webinar Series.

American Indian land comprises 2% of U.S. land but contains an estimated 5% of all renewable energy resources. Attend this webinar for an introduction to the recently released National Renewable Energy Laboratory on tribal renewable energy resources. Learn about location, siting, and transmission issues and opportunities for feasible renewable energy development on tribal lands.

The webinar will be held from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mountain time.

Why You Should Attend
Find ways to promote tribal energy sufficiency and foster economic development and employment on tribal lands using renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies.

Who Should Attend
Tribal leaders and staff who are interested in developing commercial-scale projects, responding to utility offered requests for proposals, and/or are interested in learning more about the competitive power market.

How to Register
There is no charge to participate, but registration is required.

Read-Ahead Materials
Prior to this webinar, get a basic overview, information, and links to helpful tools for how to evaluate potential renewable energy resources on tribal lands by watching a DOE Office of Indian Energy webinar on: Assessing Energy Resources. The webinar is available for you to watch at any time for free on the National Training & Education Resource (NTER) website.