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New Interactive Tool Puts Tribal Energy Resource Data in Tribes’ Hands
First-of-its-kind interactive geospatial application enables tribes to conduct their own analyses of installed energy projects and more.
July 17, 2018
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Department of Energy Issues $2 Billion Tribal Energy Loan Guarantee Program Solicitation
Solicitation provides as much as $2bn in partial loan guarantees to support economic opportunities for Native American and Alaska Native communities.
July 17, 2018
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July 25 Webinar on Request For Proposal Strategies for Tribal Community Energy Projects
The Office of Indian Energy is hosting a free webinar Wednesday, July 25, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mountain Time.
July 11, 2018
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Office of Indian Energy Recognized for Efforts to Promote Small Businesses
The Office of Indian Energy received the Federal Small Business Achievement of the Year award.
July 10, 2018
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June 27 Webinar on Evaluating Tribal Utility Authority Opportunities
Attendees will learn about the benefits and challenges of forming a tribal utility authority.
June 14, 2018
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Pala Band of Mission Indians Sees Savings from Solar-Powered Fire Station, Looks Ahead to Continued Energy Development
The Tribe has turned to renewable energy as a means of lowering energy costs and gaining independence from the grid.
June 8, 2018
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Former Office of Indian Energy Intern Recognized with National Award for Leadership in Diversity and Equity
Chelsea Chee’s leadership across several major projects in New Mexico, including her Natives in STEM project, helped earn her the award.
May 29, 2018
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May 30 Webinar on Understanding the Power Grid and Organized Markets
Attendees will learn about ongoing changes with the Southwest Power Pool and California Independent System Operator.
May 18, 2018
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April 25 Webinar to Share Best Practices in Tribal Energy Business Models
DOE, in partnership with the Western Area Power Administration, is hosting a free webinar Wednesday, April 25, 2018, on tribal business models.
April 16, 2018
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March 28 Webinar to Highlight Energy Opportunities in Tribal Housing
DOE and WAPA are hosting a free webinar titled “Energy Opportunities in Tribal Housing” on Wednesday, March 28, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mountain Time.
March 15, 2018
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