Bullseye Glass Co., a Southeast Portland company that makes stained glass, has passed tests that show its air emissions now meet health guidelines.
Air | News | Environment | localOPB/EarthFix | June 29, 2017 3:28 p.m. | Portland
The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality is now in search of a new way to pay for the governor’s clean air initiative.
Air | News | Environment | localOPB/EarthFix | June 29, 2017 12:21 p.m.
Fourteen states – including Oregon and Washington – are threatening to sue the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for violating the Clean Air Act.
An Oregon county had substantial evidence when it denied Union Pacific Railroad's proposed track expansion along the Columbia River where an oil train derailed last year, a board ruled Tuesday.
The Oregon Senate has confirmed three new members of the state’s Environmental Quality Commission.
Classrooms in Washington’s fifth largest school district are undergoing tests for radon. Evergreen Public Schools recently announced above average levels in two facilities in the Vancouver area.
Air | News | Environment | Politics | localStatesman Journal | Feb. 21, 2017 9:14 a.m. | Salem, Oregon
The Oregon Legislature is again considering regulating carbon emissions, possibly in the form of a cap-and-trade system that would link to those already in place in California and Quebec.
Air | Sustainability | Environment | Climate change | EnergyOPB/EarthFix | Feb. 15, 2017 4:15 p.m. | Portland
Reducing carbon emissions in Oregon could be achieved through an approach known as cap and trade with little impact on the state’s overall economy, according to a new study.