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In 2007 Oregon set a 2020 greenhouse gas reduction goal that is almost 30% below today's levels. How do we get there? In October 2010 the Oregon Global Warming Commission unanimously adopted a roadmap of ideas.

Success Story

Biomass Project Generates Electricity, Reduces Emissions and Charges Up Josephine County Economy

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Local Initiatives

Governments and community groups throughout the state are taking action to reduce emissions and become more sustainable. Below are links to some of Oregon’s sustainability committees, action plans and achievements.

Please help us expand this list! Let us know about initiatives happening in your Oregon community.




  • Central Oregon: The Central Oregon Environmental Center is a community non-profit working toward sustainability in Central Oregon through education and outreach, a sustainable business program, a sustainable lawn and garden program, a Green Business Directory, and more. The Center has recently merged with ReSource, another non-profit working for sustainability in Central Oregon. Both websites have helpful programs and resources.
  • Klamath Basin: Klamath Sustainable Communities is a community group working for sustainability in the Klamath Basin.



Non-Governmental Organizations

Universities and Colleges