Resources for Oregon
This information was last updated on August 02, 2011
The department protects Oregon's environment by saving energy, developing clean energy resources and cleaning up nuclear waste. To encourage investments in energy efficiency and conservation, the office offers loans, tax credits, information, and technical expertise to households, businesses, schools and governments. The office aims to ensure that Oregon's mix of energy resources minimizes harm to the environment and reliably meets the state's needs. To meet this commitment, the office formulates energy policies, advances the development of renewable energy resources, and evaluates whether proposed energy facilities are economically and environmentally sound.
This information was last updated on July 26, 2011
Serves as a central information clearinghouse for Washington, Oregon, Montana, and Idaho. Farmers, utilities, consumers, and investors are invited to participate in their Wind Co-op, find contacts, resources, wind project profiles, policies and incentives, and more.
This information was last updated on July 15, 2011
This information was last updated on March 22, 2006
Energy Trust of Oregon, Inc., is a nonprofit organization dedicated to changing how Oregonians use energy by promoting energy efficiency and clean renewable energy for Oregon customers of Pacific Power, Portland General Electric, and NW Natural. Energy Trust offers Oregonians cash incentives for energy-efficient improvements to their homes and businesses. The Energy Trust's renewable energy programs offer financial assistance for the generation of electricity using wind, biopower and solar energy. Energy Trust supports the development of wind power projects ranging in size from large utility-scale wind farms to projects less than 1 kW. In addition to financial incentives, Energy Trust offers project development assistance and assistance in obtaining project co-funding.
This information was last updated on November 02, 2011
The Database of State Incentives for Renewable Energy (DSIRE) is a comprehensive source of information on state, local, utility, and selected federal incentives that promote renewable energy and energy efficiency.