- Alaska Energy Workshop Tour Creates Rich Opportunities for Knowledge Sharing
April 16, 2015 11:11 AM
National Renewable Energy Laboratory engineer Sherry Stout wrote about her experience in Alaska for the Native Village Renewable Energy Project Development workshops hosted by the Office of Indian Energy.Read The Full Story
- Alaska Energy in Action: Akiak Reaps Benefits of PCE Technical Assistance
March 11, 2015 1:16 PM
The State of Alaska’s Power Cost Equalization (PCE) Program is intended to “equalize” the cost of power for rural Alaskans through rate balancing that takes into account both the amount of funding spent on large energy infrastructure projects that benefit the urban “Railbelt” and Juneau electric utility customers and the procurement costs incurred by the 184 isolated diesel microgrid utilities scattered across rural Alaska.Read The Full Story
- Alaska Energy Champion: David Pelunis-Messier
March 11, 2015 1:03 PM
Spotlight on David Pelunis-Messier, Alaska Energy Champion.Read The Full Story
March 19, 2015
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Indian Energy, with support from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), is offering a series of interactive workshops that will walk participants through the process for developing commercial- and community -scale renewable energy projects on tribal lands.
March 19, 2015March 25 Webinar to Focus on Building Tribal Capacity to Deploy Strategic Energy Plans and Guide Project Development Decisions
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Indian Energy, in partnership with Western Area Power Administration (Western), will present the next Tribal Renewable Energy Series webinar, Tribal Energy Development Operation and Maintenance Best Practices, on Wednesday, March 25, 2015, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mountain time.
March 18, 2015Energy Department Selects 11 Tribal Communities to Deploy Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Technologies
Projects provide Indian Tribes and Alaska Native villages clean energy options that will reduce fossil fuel use and save money.
March 12, 2015
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Indian Energy, the Indian Energy Summer Internship Program is now accepting applications for a 12-week internship at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Interns will get first-hand experience with existing tribal renewable energy projects and exposure to issues concerning tribal renewable energy technology use and application.
March 4, 2015
On February 27, the White House released its 2014 White House Tribal Nations Conference Progress Report, Investing in the Future of Tribal Nations. The report gives substance to the President’s stated commitment to strengthening nation-to-nation relationships with Indian Tribes by documenting the progress the Administration has made in Indian Country over the past year.