The U.S. International Trade Commission will make a preliminary decision on whether solar products imported from China and Taiwan affected U.S. manufacturers.
The Environmental Oregon Research and Policy Center identifies the state as the 13th highest in the nation for per capita solar installations.
Principle Power will develop the West Coast's first offshore wind energy farm 15 miles from the Coos Bay shore.
SoloPower Systems Inc. is working on plans to begin production at its Portland factory.
Elliot Mainzer was named administrator of the Bonneville Power Administration.