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July 26, 2013
Oregon: Clean Energy Works Coordinates Energy Efficiency Efforts

EERE-funded program is reducing energy waste, which is slowing the effects of climate change.

July 16, 2013

Allegations Regarding Prohibited Personnel Practices at the Bonneville Power Administration

July 12, 2013
Lakeview GCAP Acceptance

The Lakeview, Oregon, Processing Site’s groundwater compliance action plan (GCAP) received U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) concurrence last month. This makes Lakeview the first Uranium Mill Tailings Radiation Control Act (UMTRCA) of 1978, as amended, Title I site where a finalized GCAP has selected a “no remediation” compliance strategy because concentration limits for regulated constituents have been met.

June 12, 2013
EA-2003: Finding of No Significant Impact

Sandy River Delta Section 536 Ecosystem Restoration Project, Multnomah County, Oregon

June 12, 2013
EA-2003: Final Environmental Assessment

Sandy River Delta Section 536 Ecosystem Restoration Project, Multnomah County, Oregon

June 7, 2013
Rows of battery racks at Portland General Electric’s Salem Smart Power Center in Salem, Ore. PGE is a participant in the Battelle-led Pacific Northwest Smart Grid Demonstration Project, which will use the center’s 5-megawatt energy storage system to test several smart grid technologies and approaches. | Photo courtesy of Portland General Electric.
Smart Grid Week: New Project in Oregon Helping Advance the Grid of the Future

New lithium-ion storage facility in Salem, Oregon is helping to make our power grid smarter and more reliable.

May 9, 2013
Workers put the finishing touches on installing a plug-in electric vehicle charger that is part of the West Coast Electric Highway. | Photo courtesy of Columbia-Willamette Clean Cities Coalition.
Clean Cities Coalitions Charge Up Plug-In Electric Vehicles

Clean Cities coalitions all across the country are helping their communities get ready for plug-in electric vehicles.

May 8, 2013
Two Department Employees Recognized for Outstanding Public Service

Two Department of Energy employees have been nominated for the Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medal for their work to improve medical treatment and reduce greenhouse gases.

April 16, 2013
Oregon State Energy-Efficiency Appliance Rebate Program Helps Low-Income Families

Statewide program provides low-income homeowners with rebates on money-saving, energy-efficient appliances.

April 9, 2013
Oregon: DOE Advances Game-Changing EGS Geothermal Technology at the Newberry Volcano

An AltaRock demonstration project will produce geothermal energy from hot, dry underground rock.