The Pesakastew Solar Project is a 10MW solar farm in development in the municipality of Weyburn, Saskatchewan, approximately 4 km southwest of the city of Weyburn. The project is set to be constructed and in commission by 2020, supplying clean energy to the Saskatchewan electrical grid. http://www.pesakastewsolarproject.ca/
The Pesakastew Solar Project is a Limited Partnership between the George Gordon Developments Ltd., Red Dog Holdings Ltd and Natural Forces.
George Gordon Developments Ltd. (GGDL) is the economic branch of the George Gordon First Nation. GGDL has assembled the capacity and capability to successfully enter high quality bids on major resource development projects with renowned North American Companies. http://www.ggdevelopments.com/
Red Dog Holdings Ltd. (RDHL) is the economic branch of the Star Blanket Cree Nation. One of the main goals of RDHL is to develop long term partnerships with companies that have shared values and objectives whilst providing opportunities for sustainable employment, training, wealth creation, and community development. https://www.reddogholdingsltd.com/
Natural Forces is a private independent power producer that delivers renewable energy projects in partnership with local communities. They develop, construct, own, and operate wind, solar, and hydro projects with First Nation communities, universities, municipalities, and local community funds. https://www.naturalforces.ca/
Wicehtowak Workforce Development (WWFD) program supplies the man power/labor force for the George Gordon Developments Ltd. WWFD program currently has 6 clients from George Gordon First Nation working at the 10MW Solar farm 4km southwest of Weyburn. https://ggfn.ca/wicehtowak-workforce-development-program/