On February 29, 2012, representatives of the local school districts, the Oregon Institute of Technology and Oregon State University, as well as local governments met with us to explore the development of a natural resource institute. After the meeting, we toured the institute’s potential home: the Daly Middle School. Due to shrinking class sizes, School […]
In 2011 Oregon Department of Energy and LCRI responded to a request from the US Environmental Protection Agency for proposals to study contaminated or previously contaminate sites for renewable energy development. We were fortunate enough to be one of twenty-six projects selected for the study. Click here for a description of the project. The first […]
Click here to read the 2011 LCRI Annual Report.
PacifiCorp announced plans to build a 2MW solar system in Lakeview beginning in May 2012. Our goal of becoming the New Energy Frontier is happening. Here’s PacifiCorp’s press release.
The State of Oregon has adopted a ten year plan for energy. The plan strongly supports renewable energy. The support is good and will buffer against the claims that will be made this presidential election year that all our the natural gas and oil needs could be met by the mid-western states. While it’s important […]