- Sun Rises on Tribal Energy Future in Nevada
March 24, 2014 3:04 PM
The Moapa Band of Paiute in Nevada makes history with the first utility-scale solar project on tribal land.Read The Full Story
- San Carlos Apache Tribe Set to Break Ground on New Solar Project
March 13, 2014 1:05 PM
This spring, the San Carlos Apache Tribe plans to break ground on a new tribally financed and owned 1.1-megawatt solar photovoltaic (PV) array that will power tribal enterprises, reduce energy use, and curb greenhouse gas emissions.Read The Full Story
- Winning the Future: Chaninik Wind Group Pursues Innovative Solutions to Native Alaska Energy Challenges
March 13, 2014 12:42 PM
Between 2010 and 2013, Chaninik Wind Group (CWG) implemented a multi-village wind heat smart grid in the Alaska Native villages of Kongiganak, Kwigillingok, and Tuntutuliak, integrating heating systems and a grid installed with partial funding through the DOE Tribal Energy Program with the five existing 95-kW wind turbines CWG had installed in each community. Each system produces wind capacity in excess of 200% of the peak load and uses an on-site wind-diesel smart grid control system to maximize efficiency.Read The Full Story
April 17, 2014
Attend this webinar for an in-depth look at the first two steps of the energy project development framework developed by the DOE Office of Indian Energy and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory to help guide Tribes on the path toward successf
March 26, 2014
On Thursday, April 3, the White House and eight federal agencies will launch a four-part webinar series focused on evaluating, assessing, and mitigating the impacts of climate change on U.S. tribal communities.
March 26, 2014
Attend this webinar to learn about the five key steps to successful tribal energy project development.
March 13, 2014
The DOE Office of Indian Energy and the Tribal Energy Program will present a workshop on Alaska Native village energy project development on April 29–30 at the Dena'ina Convention Center in Anchorage, Alaska.
February 28, 2014
State USDA Rural Development Office announces FY14 Rural Business Enterprise Grants; submission deadline is April 10.