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News about energy and natural resources in the Pacific Northwest

Are Pumped Storage and Renewable Generation a Match?

The potential pairing of two carbon-free resources is creating buzz; the Council's power plan will road test the proposition. Read more.

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Introducing the Northern Pike Web Tool

Learn more about the problem of invasive Northern Pike and how you can help prevent the spread of this species in the basin on the Council's new web tool. Read more.


Northwest Economy Continues to Grow While Using Less Energy

According to the Council's manager of economic analysis, the Pacific Northwest's economy grew at a faster rate than the nation's in 2018. Read more.

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NEEA Celebrates 2019 Leadership in Energy Efficiency Award Recipients

In December, the Board of Directors of the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance honored the winners of the 2019 Leadership in Energy Efficiency Awards at an event in downtown Portland, including the Council's own Charles Grist and Tina Jayaweera. Read more.