Senator Merkley Taking Oil-Free Tour

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley visited Springfield Monday as part of his oil-free state tour. Merkley is traveling by electric car from the Washington border to the California border, visiting communities along the way. He plans to drive the more than 300 miles without using a single drop of gas. Merkley says he … Continue reading »

Corvallis Co-op Installs Electric Car Charging Stations

By Heather Turner CORVALLIS, Ore. — Electric car-charging stations have been popping up all over Oregon. And now, a co-op that’s striving to be a model of sustainable living is making waves in Corvallis. When it comes to electric car charging stations, there are three levels of voltage. The new ones at the First Alternative … Continue reading »