News updates from Solar Oregon
Eco-roofing is becoming increasingly popular, especially in Portland, where the “green” movement is alive and well. These self-sustaining systems are designed to grow year-round, using whatever sunlight and rainwater they can get from the rooftops.
"‘Project Runway’ Winner to Offer SolarWorld-Inspired Runway Collection at Portland Fashion Week in October "
Seth Aaron Henderson, the latest winning designer in hit reality TV fashion show “Project Runway,” has agreed to develop the “Seth Aaron SolarWorld Collection Presented by Portland Fashion Week” to be unveiled Oct. 9 in the sustainable fashion showcase in Portland.
The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is taking the wraps off of a novel electric charging station that harnesses solar power to recharge everything from personal electronics to electric vehicles.
Manufacturers are producing solar modules as fast as they can, but not fast enough to meet demand.