Small Scale Local Energy Projects

ORS 470.065
Confidentiality of information provided by or on behalf of applicant


The following records, communications and information furnished by or on behalf of the applicant under this chapter shall be confidential and maintained as such, if so requested in writing by the person providing the information:


Personal financial statements;


Financial statements of applicants;


Customer lists;


Information of an applicant pertaining to litigation to which the applicant is a party if the complaint has been filed, or if the complaint has not been filed, if the applicant shows that such litigation is reasonably likely to occur;


Production, sales and cost data;


Marketing strategy information that relates to an applicant’s plan to address specific markets or the applicant’s strategy regarding specific competitors, or both; and


Technical information or data related to an applicant’s proposed small scale local energy project, including but not limited to any description, analysis, evaluation or projection regarding the project or a component of the project.


The confidentiality provided by subsection (1)(d) of this section does not apply to concluded litigation. Nothing in subsection (1)(d) of this section limits any right granted by discovery statutes to a party to litigation or potential litigation. [1991 c.118 §2; 2005 c.201 §5; 2007 c.71 §152]
Note: 470.065 (Confidentiality of information provided by or on behalf of applicant) was added to and made a part of ORS chapter 470 by legislative action but was not added to any smaller series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.
Chapter 470

Notes of Decisions

There is nothing in this chapter which requires the Department of Energy or its director to recover loans or withhold future loan installments for the purpose of compelling compliance by the borrower with the wage and employment conditions of state law. State ex rel Building Council v. Bureau of Labor, 61 Or App 22, 656 P2d 325 (1982), Sup Ct review denied


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