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Navajo Nation Council Speaker LoRenzo Bates visits the home of Modesta Jones after Big Navajo Energy installed solar and wind energy to the home. Submitted photo

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Navajo elder receives solar energy system from Navajo company

On Dec. 28, Navajo Nation Council Speaker LoRenzo Bates (Nenahnezad, Newcomb, San Juan, Tiis Tsoh Sikaad, Tse’Daa’Kaan, Upper Fruitland) visited the home of Modesta Jones, a lifelong resident of the community of Cameron, as a Navajo-owned business known as Big Navajo Energy installed a solar/wind battery based power system that will provide electricity for Jones and her family for the first time in decades.