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Sierra Club To State Officials: Protect Clean Energy From Pacific Power Attacks


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Sierra Club To State Officials: Protect Clean Energy From Pacific Power Attacks

Portland, OR - The Sierra Club yesterday moved to intervene in Pacific Power’s request before the Oregon Public Utility Commission that would stifle the expansion of clean energy in Oregon by undermining state policies that foster renewable energy growth locally. PacifiCorp, through their subsidiary Pacific Power based in Portland, has proposed dramatically shortening the length of contracts it secures to purchase clean energy like wind and solar from 15 years to only three years, which would have a chilling effect on Oregon’s burgeoning clean energy industry.

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