Rural Pendleton is blazing an unlikely renewable energy trail, offering no-interest loans to spark interest in solar power and a group-buy philosophy to get better prices. More than 50 residents installed systems last year, and the program was expanded to more residents and to include businesses this year.
"Northwest Portland: Neighbors West-Northwest holding workshops, Q & A sessions about solarizing homes"
Rural Newberg couple installs a large solar array through a PGE power buy-back pilot program
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