Seneca Nation - 2003 Project

Project Overview
Tribe/Awardee: Seneca Nation
Location: Salamanca, NY
Project Title: Seneca Nation of Indians Strategic Energy Resource Planning
Type of Application: First Steps (Planning)
DOE Grant Number: DE-FG36-03GO13114
Project Amounts:
DOE: $69,593
Awardee: $0
Total: $69,593
Project Status: Complete  More
Project Period
of Performance:
Start: September 2003
End: February 2006

Project Description

Through a process of strategic planning and evaluation, the Seneca will pursue energy resource efficiency and development to secure energy self-sufficiency. The Seneca Nation, one of the Six Nations of the Iroquois Confederacy, holds title to three distinct territories in western New York. On the Seneca's three territories, comprising 30,984 acres, there exists opportunities for wind power, hydropower, and biomass power.

Project Status

The project is complete. See the final report (PDF 694 KB). For additional information, see the project presentations from November 2003 (PDF 539 KB), October 2004 (PDF 2.1 MB), and October 2005 (PDF 796 KB). Download Adobe Reader.

Project Contact

Gina Paradis (716.532.4900)