The U.S. Department of Energy recently announced that it will be backing loans totalling nearly $200 million for major geothermal power plants slated for southeastern Oregon and northwestern Nevada.
What exactly does it take to handcraft a high quality iPhone case from bamboo? Lots of hard work and craftsmanship, as we recently found out when we dropped by case maker Grove’s wood shop for a peek.
Residents of Oregon will soon have an opportunity to receive incentive payments for up to 15 years from the state’s utility commission for the installation of a new solar energy system.
The Oregon Department of Corrections is looking to spend $450,000 of federal dollars from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to build a solar water heating system for one of its prisons.
ZeaChem lands $25 million in federal stimulus dollars for constructing and operating a biofuels production facility (biorefinery) in Boardman, Oregon.
A unique line of iPhone cases feature 100% solid bamboo and a unique packaging concept that doubles as art.
The Oregon Department of Transportation in partnership with Portland General Electric are set to move ahead with plans for a 3 mW solar array slated for an exit just off Interstate 205 near West Linn.
The state of Oregon has adopted a voluntary energy audit for new homes that allows buyers to assess the energy efficiency of a new home before they buy, based on a 32 point analysis.
A new rooftop solar project from Portland General Electric is expected to generate 2.4 megawatts of power, bringing the Oregon utilities company to 8th in the nation for total solar capacity.
A new wave park off the coast of Oregon is slated to provide enough electricity to power 375 homes annually utilizing energy generated by surface waves.
E-waste recycling apparently is a big deal in Oregon, as the state government announced its residents last year turned in nearly 19 million pounds of old computers, monitors and TVs.