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Dark buildings brighten energy savings in Clackamas County

March 25, 2014

Energy Trust of Oregon expertise and cash incentives helped two energy-efficient Clackamas County buildings save even more energy and reduce operating costs while improving safety through the development of motion-sensitive lighting. Although the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, LEED®, certified buildings used minimum nighttime emergency lighting required by the fire marshal’s standards, the buildings’ […]

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Trade Ally of the Month: Pacific Air Compressors

March 19, 2014

More than eight years ago, Pacific Air Compressors became an Energy Trust trade ally contractor to help small industrial and commercial business customers use less energy and save money. Operating in Portland for the last 25 years, Pacific Air Compressors specializes in installation and maintenance of compressed air systems, filtration systems and refrigeration in commercial […]

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Energy Trust preliminary 2013 results reflect a strong year-end finish.

Energy Trust finishes strong in 2013, bringing low-cost savings for utility customers

March 12, 2014

Energy Trust of Oregon preliminary 2013 results reflect a strong year-end finish with energy savings and renewable energy generation achieved through continued and new innovative offerings. Preliminary electric savings of 57.8 average megawatts exceeded the year’s “stretch” goal, and natural gas savings of 5.3 million annual therms achieved 97 percent of “stretch” goal. In addition, […]

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CEO Ben Davis serves up energy efficiency at Grand Central Baking Company

Bakery makes energy efficiency a key ingredient

March 5, 2014

In Portland, Grand Central Baking Company serves up a wide range of breads and pastries, dine-in lunch, catering and wholesale delivery to more than 150 local restaurants. The recipe for success for the fast-growing, 200-employee company includes being a responsible community member, with a focus on environmental stewardship and sustainable business practices. The company recognizes […]

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