Mother Earth News Fair!

[ June 4, 2016; 9:00 am to 7:00 pm. June 5, 2016; 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Do you have an interest in Back to the Land, DIY, Self Reliance,  Backyard Homesteading?

You need to be at the  Mother Earth News Fair!

150 + Hands-On Workshops

Organic Gardening
Food Preparation & Preservation
Natural Health
Renewable Energy
Homesteading
Small-Scale Livestock
Green Building
Remodeling
Green Transportation
and More Related Topics

Local and national experts will lead the sessions.

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Solar Synergy 2.0

We at the Green Living Journal believe that the solar photovoltaic (PV) system, combined with in-home battery storage, is the only sensible, sustainable tool that individuals can use to reduce their impact on the environment, protect themselves from rising electric rates, and provide energy security in the event of disasters (natural or otherwise). In other … Read More.

Good News for Solar Energy

According to GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association’s (SEIA) Q2 2014 Solar Market Insight Report, the     U.S. solar industry is nearing 16 gigawatts (GW) of  installed capacity. This is enough to power more than 3.2 million homes.
“Solar continues to soar, providing more and more homes, businesses, schools and government entities across the … Read More.

SolWest Fair is Moving to La Grande

[ June 27, 2014; 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm. June 28, 2014 9:00 am to June 29, 2014 9:00 pm. June 29, 2014; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] After 15 years of success, SolWest Fair will shift sponsorship from EORenew to Oregon Rural Action. This year’s fair will highlight the “energy for sustainable communities” with three days of workshops, demonstrations, and vendors that focus on renewable energy and sustainability.

Learn about energy efficiency, solar and wind energy, alternatively fueled vehicles, sustainable food and living, … Read More.

March Solar Drinks at the Old Market Pub and Brewery

[ March 26, 2014; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Get some solar powered fuel refreshments
Date: Wednesday – March 26th, 2014

Location: Old Market Pub and Brewery – 6959 SW Multnomah Blvd, Portland, OR 97223

Event Details:

Solar Oregon takes its March Solar Drinks to the Old Market Pub and Brewer for some solar powered fuel refreshments and conversation on bringing down the cost of solar led by … Read More.

Solar Oregon, Solar Drinks in the New Year

[ January 22, 2014; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]
January Solar Drinks
Solar and Renewables at New Columbia
Wednesday, January 22, 6-8pm
Join Solar Oregon for the first Solar Drinks of the New Year and hear New Columbia’s Solar Story. New Columbia’s 82 acre redevelopment in 2006 incorporated a broad range of solar and sustainable approaches. Learn about this unique development and get an update on Home … Read More.