A federal jury in Seattle has awarded a former BNSF Railway worker, and whistleblower, more than $1.6 million in a case involving brake inspections for tank cars.
Hundreds of people from Oregon and Washington gathered at a public hearing in Longview, Wash., Tuesday to offer their views on the proposed Millennium Coal Terminal.
Energy | Nation | Technology | ScienceNPR | May 21, 2016 11:14 a.m.
Solar Impulse 2, the experimental plane attempting to fly around the world using only the sun's power, is heading toward Dayton, Ohio on the latest leg of its journey.
Efforts are underway to get cannabis growers to reduce their prodigious energy use.
Energy | Environment | Business | Science | NationNPR | May 18, 2016 12:09 p.m.
Plains All American Pipeline company is facing 46 criminal counts after one of its pipelines ruptured last year, spilling crude oil that fouled miles of coastline near Santa Barbara.
local | News | Agriculture | Environment | Energy | Climate changeKUOW/EarthFix | May 16, 2016 8:39 a.m. | Anacortes, Washington
Fifty-two people were arrested Sunday after camping out on train tracks that service oil refineries in northern Puget Sound. They were among hundreds of activists who demonstrated against fossil fuels in Anacortes, Washington.
Energy | Nation | Environment | WorldNPR | May 16, 2016 8:13 a.m.
For two weeks, protesters have gathered — on kayaks, on train tracks, at mines and at refineries — to demonstrate against coal, oil and other energy sources that contribute to global warming.
Energy | local | Climate change | Environment | NewsAP | May 15, 2016 9:39 a.m. | Seattle
Authorities cleared railroad tracks of protesters and arrested 52 climate activists in Anacortes, Washington, Sunday morning. The protestors had been camped out on the tracks since Friday.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is denying a permit for the proposed coal export terminal near Bellingham, Washington.