Tribes have had an increased interest in the development of renewable energy projects for a variety of reasons. The scope and type of projects vary as much as the number of Tribal Nations across the country. Individuals will gain a better understanding of energy, the cost of electricity and the general energy market. What are a kilowatt-hour (kWh) and calculating kWh to understand their overall energy cost? Learn fundamental energy terminology, types of energy sources and how the electrical system works which are essential at the beginning of the planning process.