The U.S. Department of Energy Office of Indian Energy Policy and Programs is authorized to fund and implement a variety of programs and projects that promote tribal energy development, efficiency and use; reduce or stabilize energy costs; enhance and strengthen tribal energy and economic infrastructure; and electrify Indian lands and homes.
To advance its mission, the Office of Indian Energy works with American Indian tribes and Alaska Native villages to maximize the value of their energy resources through:
The Office of Indian Energy also leverages public-private partnerships, inter- and intra-governmental coordination, and government-to-government partnerships to maximize the return on investments in the future of American Indian tribes and Alaska Native villages.
Learn how the Office of Indian Energy works to maximize the development and deployment of energy solutions for the benefit of American Indians and Alaska Natives.
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Tribal Energy Summit
Approximately every two years, the Office of Indian Energy invites tribal leaders and energy stakeholders to exchange ideas and explore solutions to support tribal energy development.
The Indian Country Energy and Infrastructure Working Group works collaboratively with the Office of Indian Energy to assist in surveys, analysis, and recommendations related to program and policy initiatives that fulfill DOE's statutory authorizations and requirements.
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