In our standing monthly meetings (First Fridays at 8:30), we share the projects we're working and what we're learning about the many organizations and stakeholders working on the renewable energy transition in Oregon. We identify who needs help, who needs attention, and build campaigns and provide support to a wide range of renewable energy and energy storage projects to help our communities meet the state goal of 100% decarbonization of the Oregon grid by 2040. Contact Working Group coordinator Nick Keenan for an invite to join the group discussion at any time.
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This Factsheet is not an exhaustive nor complete analysis of the Inflation Reduction Act, but rather a tool that we hope our members can utilize to orient themselves in the different provisions inside the bill. While we do understand that there are provisions in terms of tax credits, and healthcare initiatives on the bill, we … Continued
Speak up for Climate Legislation this year Would you work with us in setting up a constituent meeting with your Oregon State House or Senate member? Here’s why: Even though the state legislature is not in session, committees are working behind the scenes on what will be next year’s bills. We want to … Continued
David Cox, a United Methodist church member and environmental activist in Salem, Oregon, regularly gathered with other like-minded church members over the years to make sense of the lack of government and business effort to address the climate crisis. Their discussions eventually led to looking in the mirror. “What are we doing beyond complaining about … Continued