renewable energy

Jefferson Exchange | March 27, 2014 | 8:30
12:26 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Renewable Energy > Fossil Fuels

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Charlie Fisher, Field Organizer for Environment Oregon joins us.

By all rights, we should be stuck between a rock and a hard place as a society. 

We have more gadgets--electric cars included--requiring energy. 

And the burning of fossil fuels to create electricity contributes to climate change. 

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Jefferson Exchange | January 9, 2014 | 8:00
10:34 am
Thu January 9, 2014

Using Old Energy Leasing Rules On Renewables

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Gary Thompson describes the legislation that would share federal renewable energy site lease income with counties.

The use of renewable energy is meant to help curtail the use of oil and gas.

But some of the practices of developing oil and gas sources may be adaptable to renewable energy. 

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