Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College

New Town, North Dakota

The Mabiiwiridaa arumaahiriah (Solar Power) Project proposes to build solar voltaic projects on the NHSC cultural center and the main campus building to demonstrate impacts of feasible, cost-effective, solar energy use.

The College’s project also intends to provide community renewable energy leadership for Mandan Hidatsa Arikara Tribal Nation and region. The project will deliver training to ensure that tribal members from have equitable access to career pathways and the economic benefits of renewable energy. NHSC will utilize the installation and maintenance of the solar voltaic project to showcase how solar energy can be used to reduce energy costs and dependence upon fossil fuels. NHSC proposes partner with Native Brothers Services to provide hands on opportunities to learn about solar energy and its applications.