Community General Member

(Yearly fee: $500)

Individual First Nation and Metis communities or Community Economic Development Corporations.

Benefit #1: Advocacy and Capacity Building

  • Public Promotion and Advocacy for Indigenous Renewable Projects and Partnerships
  • Research and Information on Sector and Industry Trends
  • Community Engagement and Consultation
  • FNPA Web-Portal and Social Media Promotion
  • Training Power 101, 201 and Financing Modules
  • Career Fairs and Career Planning for Renewable Industry

Benefit #2: Governance and Annual Forums

  • Voting Member at Annual General Meeting
  • Board / Director Recruitment
  • Discounted Pricing to FNPA Events and Forums
  • Opportunity for Key Note Address or Presentations at Forums

Benefit #3: Access to Fee-For-Service

  • Community Energy Planning
  • Community Energy Resource Assessments and Energy Audits
  • Pre-Feasibility Assessments for Energy Projects
  • Renewable Energy Business and Financial Modelling
  • Community Solar Project Design and Scaling
  • Funding Proposals Grant Writing

Benefit #4: Set-Aside Agreements, PPAs, FNOAs, Procurement

  • Access to Set-Aside Agreements for General Members and Industry Partnerships
  • First Nation Opportunities Agreements
  • Power Purchase Agreements
  • Sector Procurement and RFP Support
  • Business and Supply Chain Opportunities
  • Potential for Joint Funding Submissions

Benefit #5: Sponsorship and Education

  • FNPA Indigenous Green Energy Scholarship Fund
  • Joint Sponsorship Opportunities
  • Student Placements / Internships
  • Youth Summer Camps
  • School Outreach and Learning Events
  • Industry Recruitment and Employment