Feb. 25 Webinar Will Focus on Managing and Implementing Energy Projects for Community Economic Development
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Indian Energy, in partnership with Western Area Power Administration (Western), will present the next Tribal Renewable Energy Series webinar, Organizational Models for Tribal Energy Development, on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mountain time.
Attendees will learn about the benefits of developing new organizations to support energy project development, including the ability to effectively manage and implement projects that significantly contribute to community economic development and support tribal goals of energy self-sufficiency and self-determination.
In addition to learning about available business models, attendees will learn how to identify the optimal model for establishing strategic partnerships with private industry to advance tribal energy projects and initiatives.
There is no charge to attend, but registration is required. Register now.
About the Presenters
Margie Schaff provides tribal clients and energy companies with energy and business related legal advice and consultation. She has practiced energy law for 27 years, and has experience in projects ranging from tribal utility formation to business structuring for Indian tribal entities.
Doug MacCourt is Chair of Ater Wynne’s Tribal Business Group and author of Renewable Energy Development in Indian Country: A Handbook for Tribes. For over 25 years, Mr. MacCourt has specialized in environmental and energy law and regulation, land use, and business law for Native American Tribes and Alaska Native corporations, industry, and local government.
See the full schedule of 2015 webinars.