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Accession Number DE2013-1078568
Title Lower Sioux Indian Community Wind Energy Feasibility Study.
Publication Date 2013
Media Count 346p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract This report describes the process and findings of a Wind Energy Feasibility Study (Study) conducted by Westwood Professional Services (Westwood) for the Lower Sioux Indian Community (Community) and Dakota Futures, Inc. The Community is evaluating the development of a wind energy project located on tribal land. This study was conducted as part of a grant from the US Department of Energy Tribal Energy Program. The program solicits, awards, administers, and manages financial assistance agreements for renewable energy and energy efficiency projects on tribal lands. The Community received a grant through this funding opportunity in 2009 to evaluate the feasibility of an approximately 10 MW wind project on lands held in trust for the Community. The Community contracted with Westwood in May 2010 to conduct and deliver a wind energy feasibility study.
Keywords Energy efficiency
Feasibility studies
Financial management
Indian Reservations
Project planning
Renewable energy sources
Tribal lands
Wind power

Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 97O - Miscellaneous Energy Conversion & Storage
97G - Policies, Regulations & Studies
Corporate Author Westwood Professional Services, Inc., Eden Prairie, MN.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1325
Contract Number DOE-EE0002515

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