Passive House, Minergie, LEED Platinum – Karuna House in Yamhill County, Ore., has become the first in the world to claim all three certifications.
Oregon, Washington, California and British Columbia leaders come together on a climate plan – but it will need legislative backing to really make a difference.
Governors from eight states sign a mutual agreement that will put into play action steps designed to drive green vehicle growth in coming years.
Ocean Power Technologies says a 2013 deployment of its already much-delayed Oregon wave buoy is unlikely, and the state thinks it won’t happen until 2016.
SolarWorld wanted to talk about its 30-year solar panel guarantee, but layoffs at its Hillsboro, Ore., plant became the news of the day.
Portland General Electric says the Salem Smart Power Center will allow the company to figure out how to efficiently take advantage of more renewable energy.
SoloPower says its Oregon plant, opened last September to make lightweight, flexbile PV, will close in the next 60 days, seemingly for good.
The small, DIY housing trend gets a fun-loving, Portlandia-style send-up from filmmaker Dawn Jones.
The same month it began operating, the ZeaChem cellulosic ethanol plant in Oregon has been forced to cut workers and scale back operations due to money troubles.
Ocean Power Technologies says a permitting issue could mean its historic Oregon wave energy project won’t move ahead this year.