Tagged: Alternative Energy

Gas Tax Alternative

June 18, 2012 9:06 a.m.

The Oregon Department of Transportation has a new pilot program to create a way to tax drivers of electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids.

Environmental Update

Oct. 17, 2011 9:50 a.m.

EarthFix reporter Courtney Flatt updates us on energy and resource projects in the Northwest.

Environmental Update

Sept. 13, 2011 9:30 a.m.

We'll get an environmental update from OPB's Ecotrope blogger, Cassandra Profita about the future of sustainable energy sources in Oregon. 

Washing Out Wind?

April 19, 2011 9:06 a.m.

The Bonneville Power Administration may ask wind companies to cut back on energy generation to allow the grid to absorb an excess of hydro power.

Solar Power

July 28, 2010 9 a.m.

What's the latest with solar power?

What Wind Means for the Gorge

May 31, 2010 9 a.m.

What economic changes will multiple wind energy projects bring to the Columbia River Gorge?

The Inner Lives of Boys

Sept. 28, 2009 9 a.m.

Following our discussion about "good girls" we turn the table on boys.

Urban Turbines

Aug. 20, 2009 9 a.m.

What are the advantages and drawbacks of wind power on a small scale?

The Switch: Geothermal Energy

June 05, 2009 9 a.m.

How can geothermal energy become a bigger part of Oregon’s energy picture?

Powerful Combination

May 14, 2009 9 a.m.

What will it take to integrate wind and hydro power in order to get the most out of these resources?

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