our partners


We partner with a wide range of utilities, businesses, nonprofits, philanthropic organizations and municipalities throughout the United States. Below is a partial list of our current and past partners.


major corporate sustainability partners

Major Corporate Sustainability Partners


major nonprofit partners

Colorado Water Trust
Deschutes River Conservancy
Green Sports Alliance
National Geographic Society
Natural Resources Defense Council
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
The Clark Fork Coalition
The Nature Conservancy
Trout Unlimited


major grant funders

BEF relies on the generous support and partnership of our philanthropic and corporate funders. We thank the major funders below for their continued commitment to support our work and help us advance solutions to pressing energy, water and carbon challenges.

Major Funders


Solar 4R SchoolsTM program funding partners

Central Washington University
City of Ashland
City of Bandon
Clark County Public Utility District
Coeur d’Alene Tribe
Continental Tire
Eastern Washington University
Energy Trust of Oregon
Fall River Rural Electric Cooperative
Forest Grove Power and Light
Fox Broadcasting
Gerding Edlen Sustainable Solutions
Idaho Power Company
Intel Corporation
Johnson Controls, Inc.
Kenyon Energy
Major League Soccer
Missoula Electric Cooperative
News Corporation
Northwest Environmental Defense Center
OneEnergy Renewables
Portland General Electric
Portland Public Schools
Puget Sound Energy
Seattle City Light
Snohomish Public Utility District
The Boeing Company
The North Face
The Seattle Foundation
Wells Fargo