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Ecotality could file for bankruptcy

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Thursday, August 15, 2013

Electric vehicle charger maker Ecotality is considering bankruptcy amid disappointing sales. The company consolidated its Portland sales force earlier this year.

 

Kitzhaber vetoes Clean Energy Works funds

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Thursday, August 15, 2013

Gov. John Kitzhaber vetoes $4.8 million that was intended to subsidize home energy retrofitting program Clean Energy Works Oregon.

 

OHSU gets $1.9M for Alzheimer's study

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Thursday, August 15, 2013

National Institutes of Health awarded Oregon Health & Science University researchers a $1.9 million grant for Alzheimer's research.

 

Life Flight adds new aircraft

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Thursday, August 15, 2013

Life Flight Network recently added new Koala helicopters into service.

 

LaCie moving from Hillsboro to Tigard

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Thursday, August 15, 2013

Storage device maker LaCie is moving its U.S. operations with 150 employees from Hillsboro to Tigard.

 

Oregon unemployment rises back to 8 percent

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Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Oregon gained only 900 jobs last month and unemployment rose from 7.8% in June to 8.0% in July.

 

Construction ending at Facebook's Prineville data center

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Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Final construction on Facebook's Prineville data center is anticipated for the end of this year.

 
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Oregon Business wins awards

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ASBPEOregon Business magazine won two silver awards for excellence in writing in the National American Society of Business Publication Editors Western region competition.


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Community colleges and sustainability

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Demand for organic food continues to soar: Last year, sales of organic food rose to $32.3 billion — up 10% from 2012. In Oregon, organic produce wholesaler Organically Grown Co. has been championing organic growing methods for four decades.


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South Waterfront's revenge

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Remember the naysayers?  Those who called the South Waterfront aerial tram a boondoggle?  Those who rejoiced at the massive sell off of luxury condos at the John Ross and Atwater Place?


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The global challenge

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Over the last several months we have seen a wave of cross-border acquisitions, primarily U.S.-based companies looking to purchase non-U.S.-based companies. There are a few reasons for this, but the main culprit is the U.S. corporate tax system. The United States has one of the highest corporate tax rates in the world.


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Updated: Disrupting innovation

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The New Yorker recently published a sharply worded critique of “disruptive innovation,” one of the most widely cited theories in the business world today. The article raises questions about the descriptive value of disruption and innovation  — whether the terms are mere buzzwords or actually explain today's extraordinarily complex and fast changing business environment. 

Update: We caught up with Portland's Thomas Thurston, who shared his data driven take on the disruption controversy.


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