August 9, 2021

Meet Our Team: Dan Smith Pursues Personal Passion for Infrastructure as Alaska-Based General Engineer

Dan Smith is a general engineer who joined the team in March 2021 and is duty stationed in Anchorage, Alaska.

December 11, 2020

Indian Energy Champion: Jack Hébert

Over the past few decades, the paradigm has shifted for building science in cold climates, thanks in no small part to Hébert's commitment.

December 10, 2020

Free-Flowing River Revs Up Resilience of Alaska Native Village

The Native Village of Igiugig proves RivGen Hydrokinetic Power System can produce power, survive winter, and coexist with salmon.

October 27, 2020

Build Tight, Ventilate Right

Cold Climate Housing Research Center Founder shares his knowledge on energy-efficient building design for cold climates.

October 30, 2019

Indian Energy Champion: Natalie Hanson

Executive Director of Nuvista Light and Electric Cooperative talks about her role in creatively addressing Alaska’s energy challenges.

February 6, 2019

Can Solar Work in Alaska? Hughes Village Says Yes.

The Native Village of Hughes just installed the bones of a 120-kilowatt solar photovoltaic system that will cut diesel use and costs.

September 13, 2018

Kodiak Caps Off Multi-Year DOE Alaska Regional Energy Road Show

In this photo essay, NREL’s Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist zooms in on Alaska’s assets and adaptability.

January 24, 2018

DOE Office of Indian Energy to Host Three Regional Alaska Energy Workshops in 2018

In February and May, the Office of Indian Energy will host a series of regional energy workshops in Alaska.

September 13, 2017

Energy Retrofit to Cut St. Paul Island Airport Facility's Annual Costs by $200K, Double Usable Space

A DOE-cofunded retrofit of a remote Alaskan airport facility will reduce electricity use by 54% while nearly doubling the contribution of wind power.

May 11, 2017

Technical Assistance Lowers Energy Costs for Akutan

In April 2015, the Native Village of Akutan requested technical assistance from the DOE Office of Indian Energy.