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Archive for March, 2010

Green Energy Growth Pushes School Expansion

Growth in Green Energy Sector Pushes Expansion of Vancouver, WA Vocational School NW Renewable Energy Institute: Due to the high demand for qualified wind turbine technicians, Northwest Renewable Energy Institute (NW-REI) of Vancouver, Washington has expanded its available classroom space from 9,026 square feet to 14,526 square feet. NW-REI offers a six-month Wind Turbine Technician […]

Five encouraging signs for Oregon in the past 10 days

Oregon Small Business Association Update: (1) Jobs: The Oregon Employment Department reported this week that the state unemployment rate fell form 11% to 10.5%.  Economist are talking about Oregon passing the turning point in the economy. (2) Metro Recovery: The Portland Metro Business Index rose 1.8% with great news on housing.   The chart below shows […]