February 6, 2013
Northwest Economic Research Center hosted the Driving Oregon's Economy Event. The event discussed the Oregon Electric Vehicle Industry Report: Drive Oregon and the Portland Development Commission (PDC) commissioned the Northwest Economic Research Center (NERC) to undertake a study of Oregon’s existing EV cluster. This report has two goals: define what we mean when we talk about an EV cluster in Oregon, and characterize and measure the existing EV cluster in order to identify Oregon’s strengths and opportunities. NERC EV Industry Final Report 2013.pdf
February 5, 2013
Northwest Economic Research center (NERC) presented a new briefing of evaluating how Oregon could structure a carbon tax to maximize the economic benefits and revenue generation possibilities. carbontax2013.pdf
Sept. 20, 2012
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