Release Date: January 18, 2002
|Workshop Will Assist Native Americans in Applying for Federal Grants to
Apply Petroleum Technologies
Largest Amount of Marine Hydrate Core Ever Recovered
TULSA, OK - The National Energy Technology Laboratory is conducting a one day, no cost workshop to demonstrate how to respond to the most recent Native American Solicitation, Applications of Petroleum Technologies on Native American and Alaskan Native Corporation Properties for the Benefit of the Entire Tribe/Native Corporation.
The workshop will be a hands-on demonstration of the new electronic application process - the Industry Interactive Procurement System (IIPS). Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about the solicitation goals and objectives, as well as the step-by-step application process.
The workshop will be held January 29, 2002 in Las Vegas, NV at the Stardust Resort and Casino.
The U.S. Department of Energy supports the development and application of innovative petroleum technoolgies on Native American and Alaskan Native Corporation lands that increase resource and economic development while protecting the environment. This program is directed toward creating cooperative efforts between the Tribes or Corporations and the oil industry.
Approximately $1.2 million of DOE funding is planned for this solicitation. DOE anticipates issuing approximately two to five financial assistance (grant) awards with a project performance period from one to two years in length.
|Contact: David Anna, DOE/NETL, 412-386-4646|