First Nations are in a strong position to negotiate equity investments in run-of-river power projects in their traditional territories, says consultant Pieter van Gils.

Van Gils, the former Managing Director of Ecotrust Canada Capital and now a consultant, gave a presentation to a forum hosted by the Aboriginal Business Services Network on Nov. 27 in Vancouver about Aboriginal investment opportunities in micro-hydro power projects in BC.

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Pieter’s 14-minute presentation is posted below in two parts.

Part 1

Part 2