Latest Tanner Creek Energy Stories

2011-03-15 09:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Christenson Electric, one of the Northwest's largest and most respected electrical contractors, today announced the acquisition of local energy solution provider and general contractor Tanner Creek Energy. The acquisition will enable Christenson to expand its renewable energy and operational efficiency services to its customers. Founded in 1945, Christenson Electric is a locally-owned and operated business that has contributed to the growth...

2010-10-27 09:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Tanner Creek Energy, an energy solutions provider and general contractor announced today the completion of a 73.3 kW solar photovoltaic (PV) system which will lower the wholesale nursery's non-renewable energy consumption and help to reduce its carbon footprint. Heritage Seedlings, located in Salem, Oregon, is a propagator of unusual deciduous plant species. Founded in 1983, Heritage is a family-owned business which has made environmental...

2010-10-12 09:16:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Tanner Creek Energy, an energy solutions provider and general contractor announced today the launch of new services to help customers cost-effectively implement energy efficiency technologies and renewables to reduce their overall energy consumption, improve operational efficiency and enhance profitability. Tanner Creek Energy entered the market in 2007 as a renewable energy project developer and has designed and installed solar energy systems for...

2010-07-20 12:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Tanner Creek Energy, a leading energy performance solution provider and general contractor, announced today the completion of a 17.9 kW grid-tied solar electric system at Goschie Farms. Goschie Farms is a third generation, family-owned and operated hop farming operation in Silverton, Oregon. Goschie Farms is made up of over 360 acres of hops, with an additional 600 acres diversified in to grass, specialty seeds, vegetable crops and wine grapes....

2010-02-17 14:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Tanner Creek Energy, a renewable energy project development and consulting firm, announced the completion of a 12.6 kW solar system at Northwoods Nursery's 66-acre operation in Molalla, OR. Northwoods Nursery is a grower of unique fruiting edibles and unusual ornamentals for wholesale and retail, via its One Green World retail operation. Since its inception in 1979, the nursery has been a leader in the industry in sustainable practices and has...

2009-08-27 12:29:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Tanner Creek Energy, a general contractor and project developer of Commercial and Industrial scale solar electric systems, announced today the completion of a 33.6 kW grid-tied solar system at Pacific Landscape Management. Pacific Landscape Management, one of the leading landscape contractors in the northwest, reports that the solar system generates 95% of its electricity usage. The Hillsboro, OR company contracted with Tanner Creek in its efforts...

2009-03-03 12:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Tanner Creek Energy, an Oregon-based developer of commercial and industrial scale solar electric systems, announced that it has completed the installation of a 35kW system at the new Les Schwab Tire Centers headquarters in Bend, Oregon. Power generated by the photovoltaic (PV) panels on the south-facing roof will be fed back into the power grid and credited to the Les Schwab account. Tanner Creek Energy designed the roof-mounted system atop one of the...

2008-10-22 15:00:27

Columbia Sportswear Company (NASDAQ: COLM), a global leader in the outdoor apparel and footwear industries, and Tanner Creek Energy today announced that the companies have begun installation of a 100 KW grid-tied solar electric system at Columbia's Portland, Oregon headquarters. When completed, the system will consist of a total of 570 photovoltaic (PV) panels mounted on the roof of two of Columbia's buildings. Power generated by the system will be fed back into the power grid through a...

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