Oregon gets rural energy grants

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Tuesday, March 12, 2013

The Oregon Department of Energy and the U.S. Forest Service issued six grants to small wood energy project operators.

 

Erickson Air-Crane posts loss

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Erickson Air-Crane posted a fourth-quarter loss despite increased demand for its firefighting equipment.

 

State treasurer pitches college plan

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Monday, March 11, 2013

Oregon Treasurer Ted Wheeler aims to make higher education more affordable by having the state invest in human capital instead of physical capital such as buildings and roads.

 

Eugene gets experimental housing for homeless people

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Monday, March 11, 2013

A Eugene city-sponsored program lets Eugene homeless people live in 6-foot-by-10-foot experimental houses called Conestoga huts.

 

Grocery Outlet comes to area lacking supermarkets

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Monday, March 11, 2013

A new Grocery Outlet Bargain Market opened in east Portland, an area considered a "food desert" by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

 

Republicans try to revive GOP in Oregon

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Monday, March 11, 2013

With Oregon's next gubernatorial primary just over a year away, state Republicans are searching for a way to revive the party.

 

Pietro's Pizza survives ownership changes

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Monday, March 11, 2013

Pietro's Pizza survived massive changes of growing from a mom-and-pop store to a chain of nearly 80 stores, back to its current three outlets.

 
<< Start < Prev 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 Next > End >>

Page 478 of 803

More Articles

Man for All Seasons

May 2015
Monday, April 27, 2015
BY LINDA BAKER

A longtime technologist and entrepreneur, Dwayne Johnson, 53, is managing partner of PDXO/GlobeThree Ventures, a strategy and business consultancy in Portland.


Read more...

Fighting Fire With Fire

May 2015
Friday, April 24, 2015
BY BEN DEJARNETTE | INVESTIGATEWEST

Timber companies and environmental groups take a stab at collaboration to boost logging and restoration in Oregon fires.


Read more...

Up in the Air

June 2015
Friday, May 22, 2015
BY ANNIE ELLISON

Portland tech veteran Ben Berry is leaving his post as Portland’s chief technology officer for a full-time role producing unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) aimed at first responders and the military. Berry’s AirShip Technologies Group is poised to be on the ground floor of an industry that will supply drones to as many as 100,000 police, fire and emergency agencies nationwide. He reveals the plan for takeoff.


Read more...

Nine lives

Linda Baker
Friday, May 22, 2015
0f4f7bfBY LINDA BAKER | EDITOR

Roy Kaufmann always lands on his feet.


Read more...

5 ways successful people kickstart the day

The Latest
Thursday, April 02, 2015
coffeethumbBY JACOB PALMER | DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

Are mornings the most productive part of the day?  We ask five successful executives how they get off to a good start.


Read more...

Energy Stream

May 2015
Monday, April 27, 2015
BY LINDA BAKER

Oregon already ranks as the nation’s second largest generator of hydroelectric power. (Washington is No. 1). Now an elegant new installation in Portland is putting an unconventional, sharing economy twist on this age-old water-energy pairing. The new system, launched this winter, uses the flow of water inside city water pipes to spin four turbines that produce electricity for Portland General Electric customers. 


Read more...

Much ado about data-driven organizations, for good reason

Contributed Blogs
Monday, April 13, 2015
bigdatathumbBY GRANT KIRBY | OP-ED CONTRIBUTOR

The mega-shift from technology-driven to data-driven organizations raises questions about Oregon’s workforce preparedness.


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS