Residential Solarize Campaign

Residential Solarize Campaign

Solar paired with storage can reduce energy bills and protect people during outages. However, lack of information and other barriers can impede adoption. This project included the coordination of an educational campaign that invited homeowners to learn about the benefits and process of installing solar and energy Storage.

 

Hood River County Community Resilience Mapping

Hood River County Community Resilience Mapping

This project develops a map that helps identify and prioritize energy projects that provide the most benefit to the community. Specifically, the process considers where energy projects could provide backup power to key services, support vulnerable populations, and offer other benefits. Implementing this project involves working with governing bodies, social service providers, and other key stakeholders.

Funding Partnership Pathways

Funding Partnership Pathways

There are many federal and state funding opportunities that could support energy projects. However, these funding sources can be complicated and burdensome to access. This project works with Hood River County governing bodies to develop streamlined, sustainable pathways for accessing federal and state funding for energy resilience and other priority projects.

Green Tariff

Green Tariff

In coordination with state agencies and local communities, Pacific Power is developing a program that allows communities to determine their energy sources. The program is the best opportunity to meet Energy Plan goals for electrical energy. Ensure the program Pacific Power designs will meet Hood River County Energy Plan goals by advocating for key program elements that support local renewable energy generation Goals.