About NTEC

NTEC was created in a pioneering effort by the Navajo Nation to achieve greater sovereignty over its natural resources. NTEC was established under Navajo law and operates as an autonomous commercial entity with an independent board of directors.

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NTEC Operations, Assets & Investments

NTEC owns the Navajo Mine and currently holds a 7% interest in the Four Corners Power Plant. It also owns and operates mines in Montana and Wyoming. Its sole shareholder is the Navajo Nation. NTEC’s purpose is to promote the development of the Navajo Nation’s resources and new sources of energy, power, and transmission. NTEC serves vital customer needs for power nationally and internationally. NTEC is committed to the development of the economic, financial, social and cultural well-being of the Navajo People and the Navajo Nation. NTEC’s operations provide thousands of jobs and support numerous community benefit initiatives.

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We do the right thing.

We continually go the extra mile to protect the land, the water, the air, and its living things, because we believe in leaving things better. We’re honest, transparent and committed to doing what’s best for our communities, employees, customers, and shareholder. We expect employees to think, be understanding, but also take personal accountability in their day-to-day interactions with other employees, vendors, regulators, customers and community members. We will always strive for continued excellence, not just the status-quo.

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Stewardship & Reclamation

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People Focused

We empower people and communities.

We empower employees, people, and the communities where we live and operate. As neighbors, we give time, resources and financial support to the people and organizations that help our communities flourish. Those we interact with are treated with respect and compassion.

Safety of our employees and guests is a core tenet. We operate safely to ensure each employee goes home every night and can provide for their family. We take time to have fun and celebrate while creating an environment where people can grow and thrive.


We operate a world class energy company.

Guided by a team with over 200 years of collective leadership and expertise in energy and mining, we operate with knowledge and integrity. Rooted in our stewardship of Navajo coal resources, our expertise in mining, and our belief in doing things right, we make sound investments, operate safely and efficiently, and plan for the future. We uphold our commitments to our customers, employees, communities, and shareholder.


We are creating multi-generational solutions.

Through the development of a diversified portfolio, we honor our responsibility to improve the economic interests and well-being of the Navajo People and support their right to self-determination. We invest in unique assets that create balanced profits and reclaim natural resources to ensure their value for generations to come. Our operations have and will continue to provide for multi-generational solutions as we responsibly mine the assets in our trust while investing in the energy of tomorrow.