Economic Impact Analysis
ECONorthwest’s 2012 economic analysis of the Morrow Pacific project found that the project will create more than 2,100 constructions jobs and more than 1,000 operations jobs. The capital investment will have a $400 million impact, and the impact of ongoing operations will be $300 million per year. Read the full report or download the Executive Summary.
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Multiple state and federal agencies are reviewing the Morrow Pacific project. Key permitting agencies are described below.
Oregon Department of State Lands evaluates the impact on wetlands, waterways and grazing and forest land. Ambre Energy has applied for a removal fill permit for placement of pilings on the Columbia River.