Potential for rural electric co-ops to tap millions for renewables projects
–Level of ambition for North Dakota projects uncertain
August 14, 2023
Rural electric cooperatives in North Dakota may soon apply for grants available in a federal program under the Inflation Reduction Act, which could set the tone for investments in renewables here over the next decade.
A total of $9.7 billion has been earmarked for cooperatives across the country under the Empowering Rural America (New ERA) program, administered by the U.S. Department of Agricul...