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Thursday, May 09, 2013

Oregon ranked highest on a recent Clean Jobs Index.

The index takes into consideration such factors as renewable energy consumption, state incentives, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design projects and alternative fueling stations.

Oregon's index rating of 2.84 topped Washington's by 0.22 of a point. California, Minnesota and South Dakota were the only other states above the 2.0 mark.

Read more at Sustainable Business Oregon.

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