Sometimes taking a hike in nature can be the inspiration needed to construct a major discovery that advances recycling and bio-energy…almost quite literally. If you’ve ever taken a walk along some of the ponds and waterways along with our coastal systems or visited the Lithia Park ponds, no doubt you’ve come across water plants that… Read More.
Oregon is well known for its focus on being “green” and conserving natural resources. In many cities throughout the state, you’ll find company fleets and city busses running on renewable energy, including biodiesel. Here are some interesting facts about biodiesel: How can eating a value meal help the environment? Oregon is home to a tax… Read More.
In 2019, the American Automobile Association (AAA) surveyed the general population to gauge their feelings about adopting electric transportation as the means for their next vehicle. Based on the results, AAA estimates that approximately 40 million Americans will be purchasing an electric car the next time they are in the market for a vehicle. Most… Read More.
It’s Summer and that means family vacation time! We just returned from a week at Disneyland where from day one we saw one major change in the parks: paper straws are now exclusively used on Disneyland properties as part of their efforts to preserve our environment. So that made us wonder, “What else is Disney… Read More.
A green-friendly, three-wheeled electric vehicle has taken up residence at the Crater School of Business Innovation and Science. Awarded by the Rogue Valley Clean Cities Coalition, the sporty chassis is specially designed to help train future ecologists, graphic designers and technicians. Mike Quilty, an RVCCC member and former Central Point city councilor, said that the… Read More.