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Homebuilders turn to apartments

Homebuilders known for single-family houses are putting more resources toward rental apartments.

Chinese company sues over blocked wind farm

Chinese-owned Rails Corp., which was blocked by Pres. Obama from buying an Oregon wind farm, is suing the company that owns the project.

Portland may require paid sick days

Currently, 80% of Portland's food service workers receive no paid sick days, a fact that may soon change.

Energy Trust to fund $1M solar electric projects

The Energy Trust of Oregon is making up to $1 million of incentives available for large solar electric projects.

DuPont Pioneer expanding in Hermiston

DuPont Pioneer plans to expand its Hermiston plant, doubling the capacity of its corn and hybrid seed processing facility.

Beaverton school unveils solar project

REC Solar and Kenyon Energy finished a three-system solar project for the Beaverton School District.

Portland among worst places to buy a foreclosure

The Portland area is among the worst markets to buy a foreclosure, according to RealtyTrac.