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Portland Water Bureau

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


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 

Carbon Footprint Reports

For more information, visit the bureau’s Climate Change webpage.