DOE is hosting a National Summit to assist tribal efforts to enhance energy security, increase community resiliency, and cultivate a sustainable energy future.
During her visit to Anchorage, Alaska, Deputy Secretary of Energy Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall announced the five villages selected for the Alaska START Program. She was joined by our new Director, Chris Deschene, and our Alaska Program Manager, Givey Kochanowski.
Through START, the DOE Office of Indian Energy will provide the selected villages with technical assistance to accelerate tribal clean energy projects and initiatives.
The DOE Office of Indian Energy is hosting a Tribal Leader Forum on Tribal Utility Formation and a Community-Scale Tribal Renewable Energy Workshop for tribal leaders, executives, and staff.
DOE has released a draft of a 10-year renewable energy strategy for the Arctic region, developed through consultation and coordination with Alaska Native communities.