GreenLane April After-Hours Tour: Northwest Community Credit Union

Please join us on for a special tour of Northwest Community Credit Union’s Support Center on Wednesday April 19 from 5:45 - 7:00 pm. The building achieved a LEED Gold certification from the US Green Building Council and boasts many sustainable features. Attendance will be limited to the first 20 GreenLane members to RSVP. We [...]

By |2017-03-06T10:39:40-07:00March 6th, 2017|Front Page, News|Comments Off on GreenLane April After-Hours Tour: Northwest Community Credit Union

March GreenLane Luncheon Presentation Materials

Please check out materials related to our March GreenLane luncheon presentation, "Lean and Green Workflow Improvement" from Brion Hurley, a process improvement specialist for RockWell Collins in Wilsonville, Oregon: PDF of slideshow: please click here. "Meals Per Hour" Video: please click here. Brion's contact information: brionhurley@gmail.com 321-271-5361 You can also review his profile on LinkedIn!

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January GreenLane Luncheon Canceled

Due to inclement weather, January's luncheon, "Lean and Green Workflow Improvement", is canceled.  We apologize for any inconvenience--stay safe in the now!

By |2017-01-04T09:50:59-07:00January 4th, 2017|Front Page, News|Comments Off on January GreenLane Luncheon Canceled

Mountain Rose Herbs Receives Platinum Zero Waste Facility Certification

Eugene, Oregon - Mountain Rose Herbs, an e-commerce company that has offered organic, fair trade and sustainably sourced botanical products nationwide since 1987, is the first business in Oregon to earn a Zero Waste Facility Certification from Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI). Mountain Rose Herbs was awarded the highest available certification -- Platinum. In 2015, [...]

By |2016-12-30T15:34:54-07:00December 30th, 2016|Front Page, News|Comments Off on Mountain Rose Herbs Receives Platinum Zero Waste Facility Certification

McKenzie River Trust is Hiring!

McKenzie River Trust is searching for an Events Coordinator to add to the Development team for the duration of the capital campaign. This is a part-time job for an organized, enthusiastic professional, ideally with Capital campaign and/or fundraising experience. Critical events, like our McKenzie Memories campaign kickoff on April 7th, are coming up fast! Please [...]

By |2016-12-07T15:52:30-07:00December 7th, 2016|Front Page, News|Comments Off on McKenzie River Trust is Hiring!

The Future of Smart Grid Technologies

The current mode of transmission and distribution of electricity has proven to be unreliable and inefficient. This is because the grid technology currently in use has changed very little since it was developed. Researchers are now experimenting with smart grid technologies to overcome the shortcomings of the traditional grid. A smart grid can help reduce [...]

By |2016-10-01T15:23:01-07:00October 1st, 2016|Front Page, News|Comments Off on The Future of Smart Grid Technologies

3 Ways Every Business Can Help Save the Planet and Benefit Too

Source: SurePayroll, September 15, 2016 Every business can see financial benefits from being environmentally conscious, thanks to both savings in your operating costs and consumer goodwill. When customers see that a company is sustainable or otherwise committed to ethical choices, 66% of them are willing to pay more for their products and services. But saving the planet [...]

By |2016-09-28T08:39:22-07:00September 28th, 2016|Front Page, News|Comments Off on 3 Ways Every Business Can Help Save the Planet and Benefit Too