Tribal Energy Program Webinars

Tribal Energy Program webinars are designed to provide Indian Country with relevant, timely information on energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies and project development.

Tribal Renewable Energy Webinar Series

The Tribal Energy Program, in cooperation with the DOE Office of Indian Energy and Western Area Power Administration (WAPA), is sponsoring the Tribal Renewable Energy Webinar Series. The series is intended for tribal leaders and staff who are interested in developing facility- and community-scale energy projects, responding to utilities' requests for proposals, and learning more about the competitive power market. Learn more about this series. To find materials and recordings from other webinars the Tribal Energy Program has presented, see the archives.


There is no charge to participate in the webinars, but registration is required. To register for upcoming webinars, click on the links in the table below. Recordings and materials from past webinars in this series are available on WAPA's website. Click on Renewables in the top navigation, and then click on the Tribal Webinar Series link.

All webinars are held from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mountain time.

Date Topic
November 27, 2013 Resources Available for Tribal Energy Project Development
January 29, 2014 Renewable and Energy Efficiency Market Update
February 26, 2014 Strategic Energy Planning
April 2, 2014 Renewable Energy Project Development and Finance Framework: The Five-Step Process
April 23, 2014 Identifying Project Potential and Options
May 28, 2014 Renewable Energy Project Refinement
June 25, 2014 Net Metering
August 8, 2014 Project Implementation and O&M
August 27, 2014 Introduction to Facility- and Community-Scale Project Financing
September 10, 2014 Sandia Modeling Tool
September 24, 2014 Successful Project Financing Mechanisms: ESPCs and UESCs
October 29, 2014 Putting It All Together