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Green Power

What is Green Power?

Green power is electricity generated from renewable, non-polluting resources such as wind and solar. The more green power we build and use, the better for our climate and environment. Learn more about Evergreen Options our green power program.

 

 

What is EverGreen Options?

EverGreen Options is Tacoma Power’s green power program. Tacoma Power offers its customers the opportunity to support electricity generated by sustainable, renewable power sources having minimal impact on the earth’s natural resources. EverGreen Options is supplied by Renewable Energy Certificates - RECs, or Green Tags from new wind resources in the Pacific Northwest.

 

 

Where Do We Get Our Green Power?

Tacoma Power buys environmentally-friendly RECs - Green Tags - from the Bonneville Power Administration. These Green Tags are derived from the wind generation projects listed below, located in Washington and Oregon.

Wind power

  • Stateline Wind Facility (Walla Walla County, WA; Umatilla County, OR)
  • Condon Wind Facility (Gilliam County, OR)
  • Klondike Wind Facility (Sherman County, OR)