January 9, 2023

Microgrid Boosts San Pasqual Band’s Energy Sovereignty and Security

Tribe relies on 21st century solution to combat climate threats and support resilient community services and operations.

July 12, 2022

Solar Array Reflects Restored Tribe's Path to a Brighter Future for All

The Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria have an economic development strategy rooted in respect and reverence for the natural world. A solar project supported by the Office of Indian Energy is a stepping stone to their clean energy future.

October 8, 2021

Tribal Microgrids Support Tenuous Lifelines During Grid Shutdowns

Blue Lake Rancheria’s Foresight and Planning Yield “Just-in-Time” Resilience Benefits as Climate Crisis Intensifies.

August 23, 2021

Mohawk Women Cultivate Growth and Resilience Through Solar Savings

Two DOE-funded projects, Net Zero and Go Solar, are advancing the Akwesasne Housing Authority's mission-driven push toward a clean energy future for the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe, and women are leading the charge.

June 8, 2021

Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska Steps Up Its Solar Strategy

Solar savings seed successive projects on path to prosperity.

May 10, 2021

New Microgrid Is a Symbol of Resilience for Bad River Band

Bad River Band of Lake Superior Tribe of Chippewa Indians complete the Ishkonige Nawadide Solar Microgrid Project.

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.

July 20, 2020

Ute Mountain Ute Tribe's Perseverance Pays as Solar Takes Off

DOE awards funding for second solar project after 1-megawatt system goes live.

March 31, 2020

Old Ways Fuel Future Vision, Local Economy for Alaska Native Village

Huslia’s wood biomass system saves money, creates jobs, and keeps energy dollars in the community.

March 20, 2020

Tribe Sees Big Payout, Bright Future in Solar Energy

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians’ 700-kilowatt solar system cuts costs, generates energy and optimism.