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Spring 2014 - Volume 15 - Issue 1


Helping drive the market for renewable energy

Nearly 95,000 Blue Sky customers supported 634,091,475 kilowatt-hours of western region renewable energy in 2013.  That’s environmentally equivalent to taking more than 74,000 cars off the road for a year! Learn more »


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Your support has helped fund local projects

In 2013, Blue Sky Block customers helped 15 new community-based renewable energy projects become a reality across California, Oregon, and Washington. Community project funds were awarded to 12 solar installations, one hydro, one geothermal and one wind project throughout the Northwest.  Learn more »

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Putting Sustainability Front and Center

Blue Sky Visionary business partner John I. Haas, Inc. has long brought sustainable values to their role as the world’s leading hops producer. Their new research and administrative facility, Haas Innovations Center, is a testament to these values and Yakima Washington’s first LEED Gold-certified facility. Learn more »


Geothermal in the mix

Geothermal energy is part of the Blue Sky Usage and Habitat resource mix for 2014. This renewable energy technology harnesses heat energy from inside the earth and is gaining popularity in the region.

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Medford rises to the challenge

Last year, Pacific Power joined with the City of Medford and several community partners to challenge local residents and businesses to increase support for renewable energy with Blue Sky. The community responded by surpassing the challenge goals and becoming a nationally recognized EPA Green Power Community. Learn more »

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Blue Sky coupons go mobile

Residential customers in Oregon can now take the perks of their Blue Sky participation on the go! Pacific Power has partnered with Chinook Book   Learn more »