The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Indian Energy and the U.S. Department of the Interior hosted a Tribal Renewable Energy Workshop Sept. 7–8, 2016, at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Golden, Colorado.
Representatives from Indian tribes, federal and state government agencies, nongovernmental organizations, and private industry gave presentations and led discussions on the burgeoning opportunity for tribes to benefit from renewable energy development on tribal lands, including:
- State, national, and international developments driving changes in the renewable energy marketplace
- Federal technical and financial assistance available to tribes interested in developing renewable energy
- Changing market dynamics, policies, and incentives that support tribal investments in clean energy development
- Tribal/private partnership opportunities
- Tribal case studies and lessons learned.
View presentations below.
|Session 1: 9:00-10:30 a.m.|
Opportunities Created by Recent Developments in Energy Policy, Economics, and Marketing
|Session 2: 11:00-11:30 a.m.||Corporate Commitments to Renewable Energy and Sustainability|
Session 3: 11:30 a.m. -12:00 p.m.
Changing Energy Sector
|Session 4: 1-2 p.m.||Tribal Case Studies and Lessons Learned|
|Session 5: 2-3 p.m.|
Renewable Energy Technology Challenges and Opportunities
|Session 6: 3:30-4:30 p.m.||NGO Perspectives and Support|
|Session 7: 4:30-5:00||Federal Technical and Funding Assistance Opportunities|
|Session 1: 8:45-9:45 a.m.||Tribal/Private Partnership Opportunities|
|Session 2: 9:45-10:45 a.m.|
|Session 3: 11 a.m.-12 p.m.||Concurrent Sessions|