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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.

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

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Planning Resources

The resources below can help your business or community reduce its greenhouse gas emissions. Visit our Local Initiatives page to see examples of plans from local governments and organizations in Oregon.

For Businesses

For Governments

  • Join Local Governments for Sustainability (ICLEI), an association of local governments around the world who are “committed to climate protection and sustainability”. Visit the site to join or explore the Action Center for information and software tools to use to finance, plan, staff, and implement a sustainability program for your local government. The Pacific Northwest and Islands Region page links to sustainability events and meetings in the region.

For Colleges and Universities

For Neighborhood & Community Groups

For K-12 Schools

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