Photo credit: Terry Iverson Site #7 – 55 SW Wall Street Unit 4 Basecamp has said it best themselves: The idea behind is simple: 25 graciously conceived townhomes, born of the natural wonder and beauty of Central Oregon, brought to a walkable location close to downtown. One block from the Deschutes River, and minutes on foot to Downtown Bend or […]

  Site #8 – 61435 SE Brosterhous Road After years of designing green and efficient homes in Bend, professional designer, Adam Peterson,  finally got the chance to design his own green home. Building on years of experience in the field and Sustainable Building Advisor and Sustainable Homes Professional certifications, he is in the midst of building […]

 Bend-La Pine Schools Energy Competition – Mid-Competition Awards Four local schools are awarded mid-competition prizes as student / teacher collaborations add up to winning strategies in the Bend-La Pine Schools’ energy reduction competition. The 8-month competition encourages individual schools to look at their energy use and take tangible steps to reduce it. Congratulations go out […]

I hear solar’s a good deal. But what does that really mean?  First of all, let’s get clear on what incentives are out there for you to take advantage of because 70% off sounds too good to be true.  Cash Incentives Cash incentives reduce the up-front, or out-of-pocket cost of your solar installation. Pacific Power […]