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Portland Water Bureau

From forest to faucet, we deliver the best drinking water in the world.

GENERAL INFORMATION: 503-823-7404

1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 600, Portland, OR 97204

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Carbon Footprint Reports

Solar panels on roof at Interstate's Meter Shop

The Portland Water Bureau carbon footprint consists of emissions from the following sources:

  • Electricity use for pump stations, groundwater, lighting, and other facility uses

  • Combustion of biodiesel, diesel, and gasoline fuels for transportation, heavy machinery, and power tools

  • Natural gas usage for heating

  • Employee air travel

2012 Carbon Footprint Report

2011 Carbon Footprint Report

2010 Carbon Footprint Report

2009 Carbon Footprint Report

2008 Carbon Footprint Report

2007 Carbon Footprint Report

Find out more information about the bureau's greenhouse gas mitigation efforts.