While civil disobedience is nothing new, climate activists see a balooning interest since the election of President Donald Trump.
Environmental groups gathered outside the Portland General Electric headquarters in Portland Wednesday to protest the utility’s effort to permit two new natural gas power plants.
Climate change | News | Environment | WorldAP | April 2, 2017 10:11 a.m. | Mocoa, Colombia
A grim search for the missing resumed at dawn Sunday in southern Colombia after surging rivers sent an avalanche of floodwaters, mud and debris through a city, killing at least 200 people and leaving many more injured and homeless.
As the Trump administration rolls back climate policy, Northwest states are taking a stand. What could they feasibly do?
Economy | Environment | Energy | News | Business | Climate change | localNorthwest News Network | March 14, 2017 6:15 a.m.
Polluting industries in Washington state don't like Gov. Jay Inslee's cap on carbon emissions — and they don't think it's legal.
Climate change | Land use | local | News | EnvironmentAP | March 12, 2017 12:24 p.m. | Boise
A conservation group has created maps identifying key landscapes in three Western states most likely to sustain native species amid climate change and is distributing money to protect private lands in those areas through use-limiting easements or outright purchases.
Raw sewage dumps aren’t as rare as we’d like to think. And intense rain events -- which climate change will make more common -- could make these spills more necessary without infrastructure upgrades.
Environment | Energy | Nation | News | Climate change | Politics | ScienceNPR | March 9, 2017 8:54 a.m.
In an interview with CNBC, President Trump's EPA administrator said he did not believe carbon dioxide is a major contributor to global warming.
Supporters and opponents weighed in on five bills that would reduce Oregon's carbon emissions at a joint committee hearing in Salem Wednesday.
Cowlitz County has approved a key permit for a controversial methanol plant proposed on the Columbia River. Opponents plan to appeal the decision.