ARENA: Arctic Remote Energy Networks Academy

The Arctic Remote Energy Networks Academy (ARENA) program focuses on sharing knowledge and establishing professional networks related to microgrids and integration of renewable energy resources for remote Arctic communities.

ARENA is an endorsed project of the Arctic Council's Sustainable Development Working Group. The United States, Canada, Finland, Iceland, Gwich’in Council International, and the Aleut International Association are co-leading the 2017 program.

Arena Brochure

Download brochure overviewing the ARENA program.

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Important Dates

December 23, 2016
Participant Selection Results Communicated
January 30, 2017
Welcome & Kickoff Session (telephone and web)

We encourage you to send in your applications as early as possible to be considered for a spot, since we are anticipating the program will be filled up quickly.