NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – Editor’s note: This story has been updated to show that the solar panels will go on individual homes
$2.6 million in grant money is going toward building solar panels on Navajo Nation homes. The money is coming from the United States Department of Energy and going to the Navajo Transitional Energy Company.
The company said its goal is to bring clean, affordable energy to remote areas. These funds will go to installing 125 systems within the next five years.