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Deputy U.S. Energy Secretary to tour wind farm

Deputy U.S. Energy Secretary Daniel Poneman is touring the Shepherds Flat wind farm in eastern Oregon.

Cascadia earthquake could cause $32B in losses

The next Cascadia earthquake will kill thousands and cause more than $32 billion in losses to the Oregon economy, a state panel says.

EV industry sparks $266.5M impact in Oregon

A report completed by Portland State University researchers found that Oregon's electric vehicle industry created more than 1,500 jobs and sparked $266.5 million in economic activity.

OSU statewide budget flat

Oregon State University's statewide public services may have to eliminate 30 faculty positions under Gov. Kitzhaber's proposed budget.

VC fund raising $10M for sustainable businesses in Northwest

Former ShoreBank Pacific CEO David Williams joined Brock Metcalf at Reference Capital to raise a $10 million fund to make investments in sustainable Oregon and Washington businesses.

Propane company wants to open facility in Goshen

Texas-based Pinnacle Propane plans to spend $2 million to open a multistage propane-tank facility in Goshen, creating 36 Lane County jobs.

Many Oregon lawmakers hold two jobs

67% of the 77th Legislative Assembly holds another job outside of being a legislator.