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Colville Tribes focus on renewable energy
Thursday, January 29, 2009
Filed Under: Environment

The Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation in Washington are working on two renewable energy projects.

The first is a partnership with Clipper Windpower to focus on wind energy. Three towers have been installed on the reservation to identify sites for a potential wind turbine.

The second is a $30 million 20-megawatt woody biomass burner that would harness power from the tribe's timber company. The tribe could use the burner to generate revenues.

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Tribe explores clean energy plants (The Omak Chronicle 1/28)



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