Tag: oregon

Portland Framework Building

Portland Gets on Board With Tall Wood Construction

Portland, Oregon, is getting a new 12-story building with an innovative award-winning design – and it’s going to be built with wood. The Framework building, planned for Portland’s Pearl District, will be a mixed-use retail, office and residential space, and… Read More

New Motor Design Could Cut Energy Use

Oregon BEST funding helps Oregon Tech team with Hyster® manufacturer and startup to advance combination electric-hydraulic motor that could reduce energy use by 40 percent. Funding from Oregon BEST is helping an Oregon startup collaborate with researchers at Oregon Tech… Read More
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Top 10 States for Clean Energy Job Announcements

Top 10 States for Clean Energy Job Announcements Last Year: California, Texas, Hawaii, Maryland, Massachusetts, Illinois, Nevada, Oregon, New York, Missouri WASHINGTON (March 12, 2014) — More than 78,600 clean energy and clean transportation jobs were announced in 2013 at… Read More
floating offshore wind turbine

West Coast Offshore Wind Power Moves Forward

A wind power project in waters off the Oregon coast took another step forward on Wednesday. It’s a project with loads of potential, but don’t get too excited yet – there’s still a long way to go before it’s a… Read More

West Coasters Aim To Lead On Climate Change

Governors are gettin’ after it. Or at least trying to. Just days after the chief executives of eight states announced a plan to get 3.3 million zero-emissions vehicles on the road by 2025, the governors of California, Oregon and Washington… Read More