GOVERNOR JOHN KITZHABER PROCLAIMS SEPTEMBER 24-28, 2012 WAVE WEEK IN OREGON
Proclamation recognizes ocean energy development milestones and seventh annual Oregon Wave Energy Trust Ocean Renewable Energy Conference.
On September 26-27, 2012, international and national leaders in ocean energy development will visit Oregon to attend the seventh annual Oregon Wave Energy Trust Ocean Renewable Energy Conference in Portland, Oregon at the DoubleTree Hotel. This conference, one of the oldest and most respected in this nascent industry, attracts nearly 300 attendees from all geographies and sectors each year.
Ocean energy is a young sector within the renewable energy industry that offers Oregon an opportunity to deepen its portfolio of sustainable assets and raise its profile as a hub of next-generation solutions to global energy needs.