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Friday, October 12, 2012

The U.S. Postal Service is raising postage rates on Jan. 27. First-class mail will cost 46 cents.

 

Portland-area groups get $1.8M for manufacturing jobs

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Thursday, October 11, 2012

Portland-area economic development groups will get a federal manufacturing jobs grant worth nearly $1.8 million.

 

T5 Data Centers plans Hillsboro server farm

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Thursday, October 11, 2012

Atlanta-based T5 Data Centers has acquired 15 acres in Hillsboro to build a new 200,000-square foot server farm.

 

U.S. affirms Chinese solar panel tariffs

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Thursday, October 11, 2012

The Obama administration upheld steep tariffs on Chinese solar panels, finding that improper trade practices are undermining the American solar industry.

 

Iberdrola hopes to double emissions

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Thursday, October 11, 2012

Iberdrola Renewables is looking to double the amount of emissions allowed at its planned Lakeview biomass plant.

 

Sustainability Center team looks ahead

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Thursday, October 11, 2012

The companies that spent time working on the now shelved Oregon Sustainability Center project are looking ahead to the next green building challenge.

 

Nike stands by Lance Armstrong despite doping charges

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Thursday, October 11, 2012

Nike reaffirmed its support of Lance Armstrong, despite 11 former teammates stating that he used performance enhancing drugs.

 
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