Native American Projects 2017-05-11T13:42:02+00:00

NATIVE AMERICAN PROJECT HIGHLIGHTS

Current Projects

Johnny is the Special Solar Projects Coordinator for Trees, Water, and People working to strengthen and expand the Red Cloud Renewable Energy Center on the Pine Ridge Reservation, SD.

Past Projects

  • Elwha Tribe – Olympic Peninsula, WA
    Decision-Maker Training
  • Hopi Nation – First Village Arizona
    Solar awareness and technical training
  • Yurok Tribe – Klamath River Basin, Oregon/CaliforniaMicro-hydro, solar awareness, and technical training
  • Zuni Tribe – New Mexico
    Solar awareness and technical training

Henry Red Cloud – Lakota
leader, mentor, friend
and Solar Warrior.

At the Red Cloud Renewable
Energy Center on Res in Pine Ridge, SD.
Photo: Ben Lehman

With the assistance of Trees, Water and People, the Red Cloud Renewable Energy Center, which opened in 2008, offers several training sessions annually for Native American participants from a variety of tribes. Some become solar technicians on their respective reservations. Read more about this initiative and the Lakota Solar Warriors on these links:

MORE ABOUT RED CLOUD RENEWABLE ENERGY

Red Cloud Renewable Energy Center (RCREC)

Johnny supervising the installation of a solar water pumping system.

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