Fond du Lac Band Leads Climate Resilience Efforts on Lake Superior Chippewa Indian Reservation
September 23, 2014 11:24 AM
From the White House Council on Environmental Quality blog: Last Friday I had the pleasure of visiting the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indian Reservation. We toured the reservation and facilities with tribal Chairwoman Karen Diver, a member of the President’s State, Local, and Tribal Leaders Task Force on Climate Preparedness and Resilience, and the Tribe’s Resource Management Division.Read The Full Story
- Laying the Foundation for a More Energy-Secure Future in Rural Alaska
September 22, 2014 9:25 AM
Based on strong interest and several requests from tribal entities across the Bering Straits region, the U.S.Read The Full Story
- DOE Tribal Intern Aims to Improve Conditions in Indian Country by Addressing Barriers to Renewable Energy Development
September 17, 2014 9:47 AM
This guest blog by DOE Tribal Energy Program Intern Tommy Jones is the second in a three-part series highlighting the experience of the college student interns who worked with the program during the summer of 2014 under the supervision and mentorship of Sandra Begay-Campbell, an engineer at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico.Read The Full Story
September 22, 2014
Attend the Tribal Renewable Energy Series Webinar on Wednesday, Sept. 24, and learn about two innovative financing mechanisms that can help move tribal energy projects forward.
August 20, 2014Aug. 27 Webinar Will Focus on Financing Facility- and Community-Scale Tribal Renewable Energy Projects
The Aug. 27 Tribal Renewable Energy Series webinar will explore various forms of financing for smaller facility- and community-scale renewable energy projects, including their relative advantages and disadvantages to tribal communities.
July 31, 2014
The Energy Department's Office of Indian Energy, Tribal Energy Program, and Western Area Power Administration will present the next Tribal Renewable Energy Series webinar, Project Implementation and Operations & Maintenance, on Friday, Aug.
July 17, 2014Energy Department Announces Up to $7 Million to Expand Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency on Tribal Lands
The Energy Department today announced up to $7 million to deploy clean energy and energy efficiency projects in tribal communities, reducing reliance on fossil fuel, and promoting economic development.
July 16, 2014
On July 16, at the fourth and final meeting of the White House State, Local, and Tribal Leaders Task Force on Climate Preparedness and Resilience, the Administration announced the new Tribal Climate Resilience Program to help tribes prepare for c