Oregon Community Solar Program

With the new year, there’s a new opportunity to bring solar energy to communities across Oregon: the state’s new Oregon Community Solar Program launches January 21! If you’re an Oregon customer of Portland General Electric, Pacific Power or Idaho Power, you can subscribe to a portion of a community solar project and receive a credit on your monthly utility bill for the electricity generated for 10+ years. This

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CEP’s Repairs & Replacements This Fiscal Year

The holiday season brings about reflection at CEP. We look to the future at what we hope to achieve as an nonprofit, ways we can grow to serve our clients, and also look back at the work we have accomplished. We continue to recognize how funding is crucial to our mission and hope that this holiday season our community will continue to support the

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Radon

Radon Many have probably heard of radon. It is a gas that is created by the radioactive decay of naturally occurring rock formations found in soils around Portland and beyond. According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer after smoking, but many people do not know whether their homes are affected. CEP recommends every home in

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