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City of Hillsboro Water Department, Hillsboro
Renewable Energy

City of Hillsboro Water Department, Hillsboro Hydroelectric project generates clean energy and $11,000 in annual savings

Hillsboro is pioneering new technology within existing infrastructure —an innovative, 30-kilowatt micro-hydropower project installed in the municipal water system—to generate clean, renewable energy. The project also reduces costs, builds community resilience and keeps energy dollars local. 

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Alpenrose Dairy, Portland
Industry

Alpenrose Dairy, Portland Estimated annual savings: $16,000

Alpenrose Dairy, founded in Southwest Portland in 1916, has manufactured a range of quality dairy products for more than 100 years. Most recently, the company stepped up as the inaugural customer for the new direct install pipe insulation offer from Energy Trust of Oregon.

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Meduri Farms, Dallas, Oregon
Industry

Meduri Farms, Dallas, Oregon Food Processor Harvests Energy Savings

Initially believing they wouldn’t be a good fit for Energy Trust’s Strategic Energy Management (SEM) offering kept Meduri Farms on the sidelines of participation. When their management team realized that Meduri’s commitment to continuous improvement made them a perfect match, they were all in.

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Logos Public Charter School, Medford
Commercial

Logos Public Charter School, Medford ESTIMATED ANNUAL SAVINGS: $17,580

Logos Public Charter School recently moved into a customized facility to better meet the needs of their students and staff. The new campus now has energy-efficient features that will help lower costs while expanding learning opportunities.

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CraterWorks Makerspace, Central Point
Commercial

CraterWorks Makerspace, Central Point ESTIMATED ANNUAL SAVINGS: $5,000

Central Point, Oregon has a new home for creative thinkers who like to dream big. From woodworking and 3D printing, to metalwork and graphic design, if you can think it, you can do it at CraterWorks makerspace. It’s no surprise that a building that focuses so much on creativity also has a thoughtful, sustainable design, and Energy Trust of Oregon was happy to lend support.

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Aalto Modern Apartments, Portland
Multifamily

Aalto Modern Apartments, Portland IMPROVED INSULATION LEADS TO INCREASED COMFORT

The Aalto Modern Apartments, a 1960’s-era apartment complex in Northeast Portland, upgraded the floor insulation in 12 ground floor units increasing tenant comfort and helping residents save on annual energy bills.

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