Jason Eisdorfer will leave his position as Oregon PUC utility program director effective Nov. 7, but will continue as an adviser through the end of the year while a nationwide search is conducted to find his replacement. During the transition, OPUC Chief Operating Officer Michael Dougherty w… Read More

Debra Smith, Seattle City Light general manager and CEO, is among seven new members of the Alliance to Save Energy's board of directors chosen from energy and technology sectors. "Seattle City Light has been promoting energy efficiency for more than 40 years to support reliability, affordabi… Read More

Federal funds apportioned since 2015 to the four Northwest states to help keep quagga and zebra mussels out of the Columbia Basin are now at risk of being diluted, after Congress added four more basins spanning another 11 states, without increasing the total appropriation. Read More

A federal appeals court on Oct. 10 upheld a 2018 lower-court ruling ordering the Energy Department to publish four final energy-efficiency standards in the Federal Register. Meanwhile, three House committees subpoenaed Energy Secretary Rick Perry in connection with an impeachment inquiry, or… Read More