Renewable energy grant-writing workshop slated
Local grant-writers have an opportunity to bone up on a federal program to help pay for renewable energy projects in a workshop in Havre Nov. 16.
Butte's National Center on Appropriate Technology is hosting "Tapping Clean Energy for Rural Montana's Future," a workshop to teach grant writers about the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development's Rural Energy for America Program, or REAP.
REAP provides grants and loans for agricultural or small business renewable energy projects and for improved energy-efficieny projects.
The workshop is scheduled to run 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 16 in t...