In a roadless area near the Kuskokwim River, as it widens into a delta, lies Tuntutuliak, Alaska. Its nearly 400 inhabitants had relied only on diesel as a source of electrical power and for heat in residential homes.
Our mission at IES is to create clean,efficient, community energy systems.
IES formed in 2006, specifically to develop and apply renewable energy technology for Alaskan villages.
Our mission at IES is to create clean, efficient, community energy systems.This goal originates from its founder Dennis Meiners, who has spent 20 years working on alternatives to diesel generation in rural communities, the first ten years for the Alaska Energy Authority and the last ten concentrating on specialized wind-diesel and other integrated applications. In 8 years of operation, IES has gained recognition as a statewide and national leader in wind-diesel integration, microgrid deployment and technology innovation.Learn More