By Mason Dockter, Sioux City Journal
WinnaVegas, [owned by the Winnebago Tribe], is in the process of installing sets of solar panels to power the casino and hotel. Panels have already been installed on the bingo hall, and work is ongoing to install solar panels in other areas on the roofs of casino buildings and on adjacent land. Read more here.
Ho-Chunk, Inc Photo: The Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska previously completed more than 400 kilowatts of solar projects, including this solar farm on the reservation. The WinnaVegas Casino projects are part of the tribe’s additional 320 kilowatts of solar capacity development.
- Nebraska tribe to double solar capacity after landing federal grant
- Ho-Chunk, Inc., owned by the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska, will install 320 additional kW of solar PV
- Thank you to everyone who attended The Winnebago Tribe’s Solar Development Tour!
2019 Winnebago Tribe’s Solar Development Tour: Please watch our website calendar and Facebook Page for an announcement about this year’s tour and plan to join us!
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