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Nike joins companies developing plant-based plastics

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Wednesday, June 06, 2012

Nike is part of a new collaboration of major brands that hope to speed the development of plant-based plastics.

 

Wind curtailment could be over

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Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Bonneville Power Administration officials are cautiously optimistic that oversupply season—when wind farms must be shut down due to an abundance of hydro power— is coming to an end.

 

State employment levels trail recession

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Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Since government has a long-term budget cycle, public employees feel effects of the recession later than other sectors.

 

Kenny and Zuke's plans bagel shop

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Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Kenny & Zuke's Delicatessen plans to open a bagel shop in the current home of their second location, Northwest Portland's Sandwichworks.

 

Smaller pear crop expected

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Tuesday, June 05, 2012

The Pacific Northwest pear crop is expected to be 6% smaller this fall.

 

Dundee restaurant serves "hyper-local" food

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Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Paulée, a new restaurant in Dundee, identifies as a "hyper-local" seasonal restaurant, and will raise much of its own ingredients.

 

SolarWorld cuts more jobs in Europe

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Tuesday, June 05, 2012

SolarWorld cut more than 250 jobs in Europe, blaming unfair Chinese competition.

 
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