Operators at the Oregon Convention Center, Portland, are very proactive in making their building green. Those efforts also may soon light up the building in colors such as blue, green and red.

The convention center received LEED Platinum certification last year. Center officials have created an array of environmentally friendly programs.

One is converting lighting systems to LED lights, which use less energy.

"We have replaced 70 to 75 percent of our lighting to more energy efficien...

__________________________________________________________________________

This content requires a VenuesNow subscription.

If you have a subscription please login below: