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PSU experiments with energy efficiency data

Portland State University is moving forward with a project to improve energy efficiency to lure new business.

Oregon company creates drone detector

Oregon City-based Domestic Drone Countermeasures may have come up with the first way to detect drones.

PGE seeks approval for solar plant near Salem

Portland General Electric requested a zoning change for a proposed solar power generating site capable of producing more than 4 megawatts of electricity.

Feds send $4.5M to Oregon

The Labor Department sent the $4.5 million grant to help displaced workers.

Intel teams with Ford on 'connected car'

Researchers in Hillsboro have been working on a joint research partnership with Ford to outline ways technology could enable a car to recognize its driver and respond to commands with hand motions.

Salem CCO earns $5M for Medicaid patients

The Oregon Health Authority, which manages and pays for the care of Oregon Health Plan patients, received nearly $5 million in incentive payments.

Portland welcomes Airbnb short-term rentals but not in apartments, condos

Under the proposed ordinance, renting out condos and apartments for less than 30-day periods, or renting out entire homes for short-term vacations, would remain illegal.