Grounded: a Podcast by the Oregon Department of Energy
About This Show
Grounded is a podcast by the Oregon Department of Energy. Here on Grounded, we'll be talking energy in the Beaver State – from renewable energy and the history of nuclear power… to utilities, businesses, nonprofits, schools, and Oregon families going green and making a difference.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 13: Birth of an Oregon Energy Facility
Dec 4, 2017
When you flip on your light switch at home, do you ever think about where that electricity came from? Energy facilities like wind farms and power plants are spread out among our communities, producing energy to keep our state running.
The birth of an energy facility – and its lifespan – is dependent on a governor-appointed body by called the Energy Facility Siting Council. Their complex work is supported by staff at the Oregon Department of Energy.
On this latest episode, ODOE Siting Division Administrator Todd Cornett gives us an energy facility siting 101 lesson.
Visit http://energyinfo.oregon.gov for helpful links.
Learn more about our work at www.oregon.gov/energy.
Music: “If” by Broke for Free.
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