Follow Us! Like Our Page!

Indigenous clean energy initiative charges up for a second round, but with fewer participants and less funding – National Observer

October 26th 2022

Ten Indigenous communities will soon be gearing up to develop new energy projects to help their communities transition from an overdependence on diesel — a fuel source that is costly, carcinogenic and comes with high emissions.

The projects are part of the second cohort of the Indigenous Off-Diesel Initiative, a program that trains and funds participants to develop Indigenous-led clean energy alternatives to diesel reliance for remote communities.

The initiative is administered by the federal government alongside the non-profit Indigenous Clean Energy (ICE), which provides participants with training and technical support.

Read More:

 168 total views,  2 views today

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More