Navajo Power’s Brett Isaac Named to Annual Grist 50

Brett Isaac, co-founder and CEO of Navajo Power, has been recognized by Grist as one of the 50 most inspirational leaders in America who are working towards real-world solutions to our world’s biggest challenges. Grist’s annual list of emerging leaders in climate, equity, and sustainability from across the U.S. is a tribute to the hard … Read more Navajo Power’s Brett Isaac Named to Annual Grist 50

Navajo Power Conducting In-Person Workshop on Solar Energy

Two day event offers extensive training on all aspects of solar power and Tribal energy March 16, 2022 – Flagstaff, AZ – Navajo Power is offering a free, interactive workshop on the fundamentals of solar power generation and the benefits of solar for Tribal communities. The exclusive two day event will include hands-on instructional training … Read more Navajo Power Conducting In-Person Workshop on Solar Energy

Navajo Power receives PRI from WKKF

Navajo Power, a majority Native-owned Public Benefit Corporation that develops utility-scale clean energy projects on Tribal lands, announced recently that it has secured a $3 million program-related investment (PRI) from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF). This investment is stated to  contribute to the $9.5 million currently raised for an Impact Loan Facility that will be … Read more Navajo Power receives PRI from WKKF

A Look Back, and Looking Ahead to a Brighter Future

As 2021 draws to a close, the Navajo Power team can look back at the obstacles, challenges and opportunities this past year presented, and be grateful that we begin 2022 in a stronger position than ever. First, the challenges. COVID-19 continued to wreak havoc on tribal communities and the energy industry, and Navajo Power was … Read more A Look Back, and Looking Ahead to a Brighter Future

Navajo Power Energy Roundtable Brings Renewable Energy Experts Together for Free Webinar Scheduled April 22-23

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The Navajo Power Energy Roundtable is scheduled April 22-23 and it is a free virtual event hosted by Navajo Power. The event is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (DST) on April 22 and from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (DST) on April 23. The roundtable brings together leaders, experts and representatives … Read more Navajo Power Energy Roundtable Brings Renewable Energy Experts Together for Free Webinar Scheduled April 22-23

National Inter-Tribal Energy Council Launches as the Official Trade Association Committed to Tribal Energy Business and Development

January 1, 2021 WASHINGTON, D.C., January 1, 2021 – Today, the National Inter-Tribal Energy Council (NITEC)launched as the official trade organization committed to protecting the energy interests of tribalnations, tribal leaders and their partnerships. Founded by a group of tribal energy business anddevelopment veterans who lead the tribal energy industry today, including Tosidoh, LLC, and … Read more National Inter-Tribal Energy Council Launches as the Official Trade Association Committed to Tribal Energy Business and Development

Clara Pratte Wins 2020 Pritzker Award

December 18, 2020 Navajo Nation, Arizona — The UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability presented the 2020 Pritzker Emerging Environmental Genius Award to Clara Pratte, a member of the Navajo Nation.  Clara is the Co-Founder and President of Navajo Power, a public-benefit corporation that develops utility scale clean energy infrastructure projects in partnership with … Read more Clara Pratte Wins 2020 Pritzker Award

RFQ: Environmental Consulting Support

Environmental Consulting Support for Preparation of an Environmental Assessment REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS Painted Desert Power, LLC is requesting support for the preparation of an applicant prepared Environmental Assessment under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) to support evaluation of a transmission right-of-way easement in the Cameron Chapter in coordination with the Navajo Nation and Bureau … Read more RFQ: Environmental Consulting Support

A Fair and Responsible Transition to Clean Energy

By Paul Hirt and Clara Pratte (opinion contributors) An unprecedented energy transition is transforming the U.S. Our electric grid is rapidly shifting away from fossil fuels toward sustainable power sources. The reason is simple: renewable energy is now one of the cheapest sources of electricity in most markets worldwide. In contrast, coal is now among … Read more A Fair and Responsible Transition to Clean Energy