Tuesday, January 17, 2012
Gov. John Kitzhaber has gathered a group of energy and conservation experts to draft a 10-year plan for Oregon's energy future.
The move likely promises new gains in energy efficiency, a road map to cutting greenhouse gas emissions and streamlined siting requirements for new renewable energy projects.
It also looks to promote strong central management of climate and energy goals at the state, a unique approach in Oregon government that will likely consolidate its current approach to energy management.
Read more at Sustainable Business Oregon.