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We Went Green this Halloween: The Captain goes Electric with a New Leaf

This Halloween we went green, instead of orange and black. Well I guess more accurately we went electric blue. The lease on our 2014 Nissan Versa Note was about to mature and we had to make a decision. 1,784 more words

ODOE Rulemaking in Full Swing

It’s rulemaking season at the Oregon Department of Energy! Our team is working on developing and updating rules for implementing our energy programs. This fall, we will hold a number of public hearings and meetings for incentive program rules, renewable energy certificates, and home energy performance scores. 67 more words

Renewable Energy

Cooking Without Gas: National Drive Electric Week

September 10-18, 2016 is National Drive Electric Week, a week to celebrate and heighten awareness for electric, plug-in vehicles.

Electric vehicles, also known as zero-emissions vehicles, produce far fewer harmful greenhouse gas emissions than traditional fuel cars. 135 more words

Saving Energy

Mercedes to Unveil an Entire Fleet of Electric Vehicles

Mercedes-Benz is planning its own distinct line of electric vehicles, challenging BMW and Tesla Motors Inc. in a bet that alternative-fuel cars have the potential to become profitable. 297 more words

Electric Vehicle

SeQuential: Turning Waste into Energy

In 2002, Ian Hill was on a college road trip when his car broke down. Looking at the cloud of black smoke billowing from his engine, Ian decided there must be a better, cleaner way to travel. 501 more words

Saving Energy

Alaska Airlines Testing Flights With Fuel Made From Fermented Corn

Fuel prices may have dropped for airlines in the past year, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t looking for alternative means to power their aircraft. To that end, Alaska Airlines today flew two flights using a biofuel mixture derived from fermented corn.  207 more words

This Tetrahedral Yacht would have made a fine AM47 flagship.

Schwinge Ltd. has designed a tetrahedral yacht that would have made a fine AM47 flagship leading the main AM47 vessel.

Alternative Energy