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5-24-12 Blog

Happy Friday Blog Readers, I hope you all had a great week. Things are sure getting busy here at ecoShuttle! We have many weddings and wine tours already booked this summer, so if you’re thinking about booking an event, the sooner the better!  …

RIP Adam Yauch

Happy Friday Blog Readers!   I hope you are all ready for Cinco De Mayo tomorrow! The weather here in Portland is supposed to clear up this weekend, so be careful if you go out on your bicycles. …
EcoShuttle Puts the Go in Green Transportation

EcoShuttle Puts the Go in Green Transportation

Pamela Millar Portland Green Business Examiner + Subscribe Continue reading on Examiner.com EcoShuttle Puts the Go in Green Transportation – Portland Green Business | Examiner.com http://www.examiner.com/article/ecoshuttle-puts-the-go-green-transportation#ixzz1t4D1sY4b EcoShuttle French Fry Bus Photo credit: EcoShuttle Related topics: Portland green business green transportation in portland green business in portland Students at Lewis and Clark can get around in true Portland style …

Events coming down the pike, or is it pipe?

Hello Blog Readers! Welcome back to the blog! First off, I want to welcome Alexana Winery to the Willamette Valley. ecoShuttle looks forward to transporting many a guest to your new establishment, good luck to you and see you soon! …

Better Living Show 2012 Blog

Happy Friday Blog Readers!   I just want to thank all the wonderful folks who came out to the Better Living Show last weekend at the Portland Expo Center. We had a great time and we were even on the local news for approximately 1/18th of a second, woohoo! …

Organic Beer Blog

Hola Blog Readers! As I write this and look out at the rain-soaked landscape here at ecoShuttle, I can’t help but pine for those days of sunshine and beer that are just around the corner in Portland. While the weather isn’t here just yet, I would like to list some delicious ORGANIC beers that are …

Rainbow Wedding Blog

Hello Blog Readers, Happy Friday! How the days are just flying by, it’s unbelievable. I just recently attended Basic Rights Oregon’s LGBT Wedding Expo on behalf of ecoShuttle and I had a great time (http://www.kgw.com/lifestyle/Portland-hosts-same-sex-wedding-expo-139657403.html). We had a drawing for 6 hours of free wedding transportation and the lucky winner was Christoph Long. Christoph and …

The Birth Control Blog

Hello Blog Readers! I can’t believe it is Friday already, niiiice! Now, as you may or may not have noticed recently, there has been a lot of craziness in the news regarding the mandate that employers’ health care plans, under the 2010 Affordable Health Care Act (http://www.healthcare.gov/law/full/), include funding for birth control care for women. …

With the hype over, biofuel is all but forgotten

Rangga D. Fadillah, The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Thu, 11/10/2011 9:33 AM A | A | A | When the government raised the prices of fuels in 2008, there was a hype among policy makers and energy experts for an immediate need to develop alternative and renewable energy resources. …

Meatless Mondays Blog

Hello Readers, happy Friday! You may or may not have noticed, but our Green Tip O’ the Week for this week was about going meatless one day out of each week, which is a great way to help slow our complete and utter destruction of the planet. Okay, so that is a pretty dramatic statement, …

State of the Union

Hello Blog Readers!  I’m not sure if any of you had a chance to watch the State of the Union, but I did, and here some environment-related takeaways that I noted:  First off, Obama has doubled down on green energy, in spite of pressure from his opponents: …

Good News Blog 1/20/12

Happy Friday, Blog Readers! It’s time for another good news blog!  First off, we’re happy to see that the Keystone XL Pipeline was rejected—at least for now.  If you’re not familiar, large deposits of tar sands in Alberta, Canada are being utilized for oil extraction with the intention of shipping to refineries in Texas via a pipeline …
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