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Energy – Renewables & Efficiency

A business displaying this symbol has met at least 3 of the following criteria:

  • REQUIRED - Business powered by a renewable energy option from power provider, i.e. Blue Sky or business powered by a renewable energy source such as solar, wind, geo-thermal or micro-hydro.
  • During operating hours, programmable thermostats set to 68˚ for heating in the winter and 78˚ for cooling in the summer. During closed hours, 60˚ for heating in the winter and 80˚ for cooling in the summer.
  • Solar water heater system or “on demand” hot water heater used
  • CFL or other high efficiency bulbs are used in all applicable fixtures
  • Motion/occupancy sensors or timers are in use
  • Appliances/computers meet Energy Star standards
  • Have installed or are using high efficiency heating/cooling systems
  • Lights, computers and appliances are turned off at end of the day

Provides utilities and services to rural areas of central Oregon.

PO Box 127
La Pine, OR 97739
Map | (541) 536-2126

We are a locally-owned Bottle Shop & Ale Café focused on craft and specialty beer and excellent food, including local, vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options.

Click the Green Spotlight to find out about their efforts in being a more sustainable business.

1740 NW Pence Lane #1
Bend, OR 97701
Map | (541) 728-0703

Warm Power by Bobcat & Sun connects you to comfort in the most efficient way. Design, installation and service of solar and radiant heating systems is our specialty.

65548 76th St.
Bend, OR 97703
Map | (541) 389-7365

Bend Park & Recreation manages more than 2,600 acres of developed and undeveloped parkland including 82 parks/open spaces and 65 miles of trail. We offer over 1,000 recreation programs for all ages and abilities throughout the area and at the Juniper Swim & Fitness Center and the Bend Senior Center.

The Pavilion

1001 SW Bradbury Way
Bend, OR 97702
Map | 541-389-7588

Full service electric bike shop with over 10 years experience in e-bikes, e-bike conversions and custom cargo bikes. We specialize in the sales, rental and service of e-bikes, cargo accessories. Located in the historic Old Bend neighborhood our shop is stocked with hand-picked brands that are tailored to the Central Oregon terrain; Yuba, Xtracycle, Stromer, Felt, Kalkhoff, Focus, IZIP, and Bullitt. We can also add your choice of electric bike conversion kit to your favorite bike. For more fun, we have an e-bike fleet for hourly and daily rentals plus our classic Bend By Bike e-bike tour.

223 NW Hill St.
Bend, OR 97701
Map | (541) 410-7408

Natural Foods, Organic Produce, Hormone- and Antibiotic-Free Meat, Trans Fat- and Cruelty-Free Products, Fair Trade Coffee, Full Deli, Cafe Open Daily.

2610 NE Hwy 20
Bend, OR 97701
Map | (541) 389-0151

Connecting people, place, and environment thru progressive design solutions. Design: Custom Home, Tenant Finish, Remodels/ Additions, Graphic, Renderings.

431 NW Franklin Avenue, Suite 250
Bend, OR 97701
Map | (541) 306-4270

Baby Cakes Diaper Service is a cloth diaper retailer and delivery service providing for all of central Oregon. Cloth diapers are better for your little one’s bum, your wallet, and the environment!


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Redmond, OR 97756

Bend Montessori School is an independent elementary school for guided learning.Our mission is to cultivate the human potential in an authentic Montessori program. At our school, children demonstrate a respect and love for themselves, others and the world. We serve children ages 3 through 9 years. Classes held in historic downtown Bend.

680 NW Bond St.
Bend, OR 97701
Map | (541) 389-9307

Moementum’s mission is to facilitate the development of courage, wisdom and leadership in people and organizations in creating a world that works for everyone. (more…)

390 SW Columbia Street Ste. 120
Bend, OR 97702
Map | (541) 382-0778

Curbside residential and commercial garbage & recycling collection. Drop Box and Rent-A-Bin debris boxes. Bulky Item cleanup, medical waste collection and on-site document destruction services.

1090 NE Hemlock Ave.
Redmond, OR 97756
Map | (541) 548-4984

Curbside residential and commercial garbage & recycling collection. Drop Box and Rent-A-Bin debris boxes. Bulky Item cleanup, medical waste collection and on-site document destruction services.

20835 NE Montana Way
Bend, OR 97701
Map | (541) 382-2263

Pizza Mondo is a downtown landmark featuring award-winning pizzas, creative salads, hot sandwiches and more. Locally owned and operated. We contemplate our environmental impact with every decision we make.

811 NW Wall St.
Bend, OR 97701
Map | (541) 330-9093

This award-winning neighborhood on Bend’s west side offers pedestrian-friendly streets, schools, parks, trails, community garden, shops and restaurants. Every home in this thoughtfully designed neighborhood is Earth Advantage Certified for efficiency. Zero-waste community events such as street festivals, movies in the park and farmers markets foster neighbor interaction and fun.

2754 NW Crossing Dr.
Bend, OR 97701
Map | (541) 312-6473
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 or call 541-385-6908 x10.