- President Obama Announces New Advances and Commitments to Support Tribes at White House Tribal Nations Conference
November 5, 2015 5:44 PM
The White House brought together tribal leaders from federally recognized tribes to participate in the 7th Annual White House Tribal Nations Conference on Nov. 5, 2015.Read The Full Story
- Leading the Charge: Akwesasne Housing Authority Director Retha Herne
October 28, 2015 9:02 AM
Retha Herne is Executive Director of the Akwesasne Housing Authority (AHA) in Hogansburg, New York. With the highest energy costs in the state of New York, the tribe is looking to alternative energy sources to help sustain the community for the long term.Read The Full Story
Leading the Charge: Doug MacCourt Advises Tribes on Energy Policy
October 22, 2015 12:16 PM
Leading the Charge is a regular feature spotlighting the movers and shakers in energy development on tribal lands.Read The Full Story
November 25, 2015
The DOE Office of Indian Energy is offering an energy track at the 25th Annual BIA Tribal Providers Conference Dec. 2-3, 2015, in Anchorage, Alaska. The track will feature breakout sessions on a variety of topics to help tribal energy leaders and professionals make informed decisions about energy projects.
November 9, 2015
The final webinar of the 2015 Tribal Renewable Energy Webinar Series sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Indian Energy and the Western Area Power Administration will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 18, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mountain Standard Time.
November 5, 2015Energy Department to Sign MOU with Interior Department to Assist Indian Tribes to Develop Energy Resources
The Department of Energy announced that it will sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the U.S. Department of the Interior to assist Indian Tribes throughout the United States to develop their energy resources.
November 3, 2015
On Oct. 29 during his keynote speech at the Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics & Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) 2015 Diversity in STEM Conference, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary Ernest Moniz announced a new program to help tribal colleges prepare students for careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, and specifically in advanced manufacturing.
October 20, 2015
On Thursday, Nov. 5, President Obama will host the 2015 White House Tribal Nations Conference in Washington, D.C. The conference will provide leaders from the 567 federally recognized tribes the opportunity to interact directly with high-level federal government officials and members of the White House Council on Native American Affairs.