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09.24.17
A landmark decision came through last Friday from the International Trade Commission.  The judges ruled 4-0 in favor of American solar panel manufacturer Suniva in the Section 201 Petition.  This long awaited decision addresses the ongoing flood of cheap, imported solar cells and panels into the US market.  The scope of the ruling is unclear, as it was ruled under a controversial and long dormant trade case last used in 1982.  There are certain political undertones present, as some recent discourse has trended towared a desire to help American manufacturers as well as a
09.24.17
We have officially started to work on the 3rd annual OREC / AEE Joint Energy Conference.  The date will be announced before November 1st, but is expected to be the first of second week of January, 2018.  If you would like to contribute to the Oklahoma Renewable Energy Council, please consider becoming a volunteer to help OREC put on this important conference.  We will need help finding guest speakers, corporate sponsors as well as volunteers for the day of the conference.     Please email the board to express your interest at OREC2006@gmail.com.
09.24.17
Due to popular demand, we are now accepting payments via credit card or direct transfer, through Square Cash.  Please consider joining our organization to support the educational function OREC has in the Oklahoma community.  We will continue to educate the public and our elected officials through non-biased, fact-based information on renewable energy, energy efficiency and other complimentary technololgies.  We have memberships ranging from free to $500.  Download the membership application
09.24.17
Several OREC members were present for the first field trip of the year, to tour Central Electric Cooperative in Stillwater.  Stereotypically, rural electric cooperatives are known to be mo