Oregon Energy Facility Siting Council

From Open Energy Information

Oregon Energy Facility Siting Council is an organization based in Salem, Oregon: Energy Resources.

The agency’s primary program goals include:

  • Encouraging investments in conservation, efficiency, and renewable energy resources (by offering tax credits, loans, and grants)
  • Providing information and assistance on ways to save energy (to households, businesses, schools, tribes and government agencies)
  • Providing technical help and financial incentives to promote the use of renewable energy
  • Demonstrating the workability of new technology (energy-saving equipment, appliances, materials, manufacturing processes, and building practices)
  • Siting prudent, safe, and environmentally sound energy facilities
  • Regulating the cleanup and transportation of radioactive wastes through the state
  • Ensuring state preparedness to respond to accidents involving radioactive materials, and
  • Advocating the cleanup of radioactive wastes at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation


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