Portland, Oregon’s city council has officially endorsed a grand scale green building design, putting $450k towards a design study for its creation.
A wave energy park under development off of Oregon is a little closer to being done now that those involved have reached agreement on key environmental issues.
Portland General Electric recently completed a 2.4 megawatt rooftop solar project, bringing the utility’s total installed solar capacity to 14.3 megawatts.
Portland, Oregon hopes to rally a number of its residents to sign up for renewable energy programs with local utilities over the next few months.
Solexant, a developer of ultrathin solar technology, will build its first large manufacturing facility in Oregon, being attracted by a nice financial package.
In this regional green tech report we have wind power news galore, controversy around geothermal power and an Oregon man with a very fast custom electric car.
Portland, Oregon, considered by many a model green city, may adopt a comprehensive electric vehicle plan this week for city employees, residents and businesses.
Oregon Institute of Technology students will be traveling to Tanzania this summer to install solar electricity systems for schools, clinics and other worthy locations.
Making use of passive solar orientation and solar hot water radiant heat–as well as power generated by photovoltaic panels–an off-grid timberframe house in Oregon has gone quite green.
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.