Climate Change & Social Justice

"Climate Change Is a Social Justice Issue" one page handout

Energy Efficiency

American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy -
Bonneville Power Administration -
Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Network -
Energy Star Program of U.S. EPA (Energy Star Congregations) -

Oregon Department of Energy -, (800) 221-8035. Information about renewable energy, energy efficiency and Oregon's energy tax credit program.

Energy Trust of Oregon – 1-866-368-7878. Provides energy efficiency programs and renewable energy programs to customers of Portland General Electric, Pacific Power, Cascade Natural Gas, Avista and NW Natural. It is an independent, public purpose organization dedicated to sustainable energy efficiency and renewable energy generation. The organization provides energy audits to homes, businesses and congregations.

NW Energy Coalition - An alliance of more than 100 Northwest organizations who promote development of renewable energy and energy conservation, consumer protection, low-income energy assistance and fish and wildlife restoration on the Columbia and Snake Rivers.

Faith Based Organizations

Laudato Si' Movement
Interfaith Power and Light -

Green Building

Environmental Building News -
Portland Office of Sustainable Development -
The Rebuilding Center -

Renewable Energy

American Solar Energy Association -
American Wind Energy Association -
Bonneville Environmental Foundation -
National Wind Coordinating Committee -
Renewable Northwest -
Solar Oregon -
Solar Access -

Bio Fuels

Sequential Biofuels -


Better World Club - An Environmentally Friendly Auto club! There are now many choices you can make about a variety of products and services that benefit the environment. Better World Travel is an example of an Oregon company that is providing a positive alternative to AAA. It is a socially responsible auto club providing 24-hour nationwide roadside assistance, travel and insurance services.

Drive Less/Save More Campaign - Beat high gas prices and save time on the road with Oregon's and southwest Washington's only one-stop-shop for driving tips and resources. offers great resources on travel savvy practices like trip chaining, or combining your personal errands, and using travel options like public transit, carpooling, biking, walking and more.



location 245 S Bancroft St., Suite B, Portland, OR 97239
phone (503) 221-1054
fax (503) 223-7007