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Clean Energy Fair

Focusing on Alternatives to Drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Saturday, August 19, 2006 12-7pm

Sellwood Riverfront Park


solar power for the event provided by the City of Portland Department of Transportation-Maintenance



Speakers:

Governor Ted Kulongoski (invited as keynote):
How Oregon Can Achieve Real Energy Independence
12-12:30pm

Shoren Brown, Alaska Coalition:
Why Arctic Refuge Drilling is Not the Answer
1:15-1:30pm

Jeremiah Baumann, OSPIRG:
Clean Energy Agenda for 2007 State Legislature
2:20-2:35pm

Robert Shields, Sustainable Solutions Unlimited:
Sound Energy Strategies for the 21st Century
3:25-3:40pm

Alan Cowan, Energy Trust of Oregon:
Financial Incentives for Renewable Energy
4:30-4:45pm

Warren Shoemaker, Oregon Global Warming Action Network:
Easy Steps to Halt Global Warming
5:35-5:50pm

more TBA

 

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Workshops:

Practical Solar Applications for the Northwest
presented by John Patterson, Mr. Sun Solar
12-1pm

Arctic National Wildlife Refuge:
What it's like, truth vs. politics, why you should care, and what you can do
presented by Bob Schlesinger, Bob Schlesinger Photography
1:15-2:15pm

Biofuels 101
presented by Loren Fennell, Alternative Energy Coalition
2:30-3:30pm

Straight Vegetable Oil Conversion of a Diesel Vehicle
presented by Loren Fennell, Alternative Energy Coalition
3:45-4:45pm

Green Building workshop
TBA
5-6pm

 

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Bands:

Blue Zebra
funky dazzlejazz   [website]
12:30-1:15pm

Ashbury Park
home-grown, soulful rock-n-roll   [website]
1:35-2:20pm

Mars Retrieval Unit
funky science rock   [website]
2:40-3:25pm

Surrounded by Ninjas
electronic music with a heartbeat   [website]
3:45-4:30pm

Cross-eyed Rosie
original bluegrass   [website]
4:50-5:35pm

Tye North and Friends
illustrious bass legend   [website]
6-7pm

 

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Exhibitors:

Alaska Coalition
Alternative Energy Coalition
Flexcar
Hip Chicks Do Wine
KBOO 90.7FM
Mr. Sun Solar
Oregon Bus Project
Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility
OSPIRG
Portland Audubon
Roots Brewing
Sierra Club
Solar Energy Association of Oregon
Sustainable Solutions Unlimited
many more TBA!

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Other highlights include:

  • Responsible Car Zone
  • Interactive Kids Zone
  • Pump 'em up Station
  • non-profit booths
  • vendors
  • and much more!

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LOCATION:

Sellwood Riverfront Park
1 SE Spokane St (& Oaks Pkwy), Portland
under the Sellwood Bridge
note: this is not the same as Sellwood Park, where the Earth Day event occurred...
map

Public transit info:

from the east side
Take the line 70 from the Rose Quarter, or along 11th Ave north of Powell, or 17th Ave south of Powell. Stop at SE 13th and Nehalem and walk west (.4 miles).
from downtown
Take line 41 to SE 13th and Tacoma; walk west to the river, or
Take the 35 line to 8421 Macadam, just after the Sellwood Bridge (on the west side), and walk east over the bridge(.34 miles);
Visit Trimet's web site for more info or to plan your trip using their "Trip Planner" tool.

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Questions? Comments?
Write info@cleanenergyfair.org
or call Laurele at (503)285-1900.

 

 

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