NCN’s Recent Travel and Advocacy Efforts

Pete Upton, NCN CEO, and Kristen Wagner, NCN National Program Director, have been on the road sharing our story, gathering clean energy lending ideas and best practices from around the country, and developing partnerships to move the Clean Communities Investment Accelerator (CCIA) program forward.

NCN Expands Its Historic Indian Country Bid for Clean Energy – Partners with Climate United

NCN is supporting an application to the National Clean Investment Fund (NCIF) program with Climate United, a consortium comprised of Calvert Impact, Community Preservation Corporation, and Self-Help. NCN’s CEO, Pete Upton, will serve on Climate United’s Advisory Council.

Native CDFI Network Submits Only Exclusively Native-Serving Application to EPA’s Clean Communities Investment Accelerator Award Program in Historic Indian Country Bid for Clean Energy

In a historic bid to catalyze clean energy infrastructure development in Native communities across the entire nation, today the Native CDFI Network (NCN) submitted a comprehensive Indian Country application to the Clean Communities Investment Accelerator (CCIA), one of three award programs under the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund.