Tribal Partnerships & Pathways to Equitable Solar Development
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM EST
Location: Room 273
Solar projects provide an opportunity for First Nations and indigenous communities to advance their economic development goals while providing energy sovereignty and control of their energy resources. This session will discuss how to conduct community-driven, responsible solar development on tribal lands. Speakers will discuss relationship building, how to ensure projects provide employment and cost savings opportunities, and how to work with tribes to deliver the full benefits of clean energy development.