Energy and utilities

Energy and utilities
Oregon ranks high for efficiency
High Five
Thursday, October 22, 2009

The state is ranked fourth in the nation for making the most of its power sources.

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Greens take aim at PGE's Boardman plant
November 2009
Wednesday, October 21, 2009

_GO_1440Coal generates just 22% of the electricity in the Pacific Northwest, but it is responsible for 87% of greenhouse gas emissions from the regional power grid. Given those numbers, it was only a matter of time before environmental groups took aim at Portland General Electric’s Boardman coal plant, the largest source of greenhouse gases in the state.

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Lane County turbines stalled
High Five
Monday, October 19, 2009

Plans to add electricity-generating turbines in Lane County are running into roadblocks.

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Seneca plant powers up
High Five
Thursday, October 15, 2009

Seneca Sawmill Co. gets the green light to build a wood-powered electric plant in Eugene.

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The dirty fight over sewage
High Five
Thursday, October 08, 2009

The feud between Milwaukie and district officials could lead to sewage in the Willamette.

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