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Mission Critical: Clean Energy, the U.S. Military and Oregon

Panel Featuring Oregon First Lady Cylvia Hayes; Oregon National Guard Brig. Gen. Mike Caldwell; and Cmdr. James Marvin (US Navy-RET)

Portland, Ore. – Please join Oregon First Lady Cylvia Hayes and a diverse group of distinguished civilian and military leaders on Thursday, Oct. 11th,  for an in-depth discussion about Oregon's 10-year Energy Action Plan and how the U.S. military's transition to clean energy is spurring economic activity in the state.

The panel discussion, sponsored by Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2), is open to the press and on-the record.

The military is leading the nation's transition to clean energy, and Oregon is at the forefront among states. Media who cover state government, business, military and environmental issues are encouraged to attend.


Oregon First Lady Cylvia Hayes

Brig. Gen.  Mike Caldwell, deputy director, Oregon Military Department

Cmdr. James Marvin (US Navy RET), a former Navy SEAL active in the Pacific NW chapter of Environmental Entrepreneurs


Thursday, Oct. 11, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.


Stoel Rives, LLP, 900 SW Fifth Ave., Portland, Ore.

For More Information:

To RSVP or get more details, please contact Erik Chen at 415.875.6100 or

Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2) is a national community of business leaders who promote sound environmental policy that builds economic prosperity.  An affiliate of the Natural Resources Defense Council, E2 is the independent business voice for the environment. For more information, visit

Media Contact:

Erik Chen, Environmental Entrepreneurs
415 875 6100 or

/PRNewswire-USNewswire -- Oct. 9, 2012/

SOURCE Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2), San Francisco, CA