The Energy Corps officially launched a new program in Iowa with the training and orientation of nine new AmeriCorps members on January 26-28, 2011. Training sessions included overall orientation to NCAT and the AmeriCorps program as well as energy efficiency, conservation and renewable energy topics.
On the 25th anniversary of the Federal Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday, Americans across the country will honor Dr. King by helping their neighbors and communities, making it a "day on, not a day off" — a national day of service to bring Americans together to help others.
Butte, Mont. — Art Noonan, a director of the National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT) and deputy director of the Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Department, administered the AmeriCorps oath of service to nine Montana Energy Corps members during a swearing-in ceremony Friday at NCAT.