Hedgehog completed a solar array project for Fort Severn First Nations that will save the northern Ontario community up to 400,000 liters of diesel fuel a year. This is an important step towards the autonomy of the remote First Nations community.
“As a First Nation that is directly affected by the rapidly changing northern environment, Chief Burke says Fort Severn is doing its part to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions and address climate change.”
CBC covered the story to share the unique circumstances of the Fort Severn First Nations leading to the completion of the project and what lies ahead for their future.
Read the full story on CBC Thunder Bay.