Northern Shield Development Corporation was founded in 2010 and is focused on:
- Land development, residential and commercial construction;
- Building culturally appropriate, energy efficient housing;
- Comprehensively working with the First Nations and providing trainingand employment whenever and wherever possible;
- Sustainable First Nation housing and renewable energy regimes;
To be a provider and supporter to First Nations of culturally and geographically appropriate, healthy, sustainable and affordable housing;
To assist with the achievement of energy independence through renewable energy generation and energy conservation.