GENERAL INFORMATION: 503-823-7404
1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 600, Portland, OR 97204
The Water Bureau set a goal to reduce overall bureau electrical use by 5% by July 2012.
To reach this goal, the bureau is investing in energy efficiency projects like these:
Case Study: Interstate Efficient Lighting
Case Study: Pumping Modifications Reduction
On 12/21/2009 the bureau's first large solar array, Solar on the Slough, began generating electricity. Solar on the Slough is located at the Columbia South Shore Well Field.
Read the FAQ document to learn all about Solar on the Slough.
Energy Generation FAQs
Converting operational equipment to solar power