Wapekeka Fires Up New Generator

After two years of planning and construction, Wapekeka FN Chief Brennan Sainnawap with some help from Diesel Plant Operator Tom Brown (hidden in behind the Chief) fire up the communities new 865kW Generator.  With the help of H1RCI, the community was able to replace one of the Plant's engines, so the community can get off connection restrictions.  The community, with normal projected growth, can now continue to connect infrastructure and houses for likely another 4  to 5 years.  H1RCI Representative, along with Shibogama, were on hand for the day's celebration lunch, which included cake (of course)!