Politics | News | Business | Technology | Economy | Science | Environment | NW Life | Nation | local | Renewable energy | HealthOPB | April 18, 2016 11:15 a.m. | Portland
An Oregon start-up that’s trying to use kites to generate electricity has secured close to a quarter of a million dollars from the US Department of Agriculture and state agencies.
A few new policy steps could help Oregon catch up with neighboring Washington and other states in bringing solar power to more homes, businesses and utility customers.
Port of Longview commissioners vote unanimously to end talks with an energy company that wants to build the first oil refinery on the West Coast in more than 25 years.
California has started looking at the environmental effects of dams on the Klamath River. It’s the first official move since the Klamath Basin Water Agreements fell apart at the end of the year.
PacifiCorp is now trying to reach a deal with state and federal regulators to eventually take out four old dams on the Klamath River.
Water | Fish & Wildlife | Environment | Politics | Energy | Renewable energy | AgricultureOPB/EarthFix | Dec. 4, 2015 3:21 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
And after years of delays, the Klamath Restoration Agreements are approaching another end-of-the-year deadline.
Land use | Water | Fish & Wildlife | Economy | Environment | Climate change | Communities | Energy | Land | Renewable energyOPB/EarthFix | Sept. 5, 2015 4:47 p.m. | Shady Cove, Oregon
Opponents of the Jordan Cove LNG Terminal and Pacific Connector Pipeline are hiking the proposed pipe route from Malin to Coos Bay, Oregon.
People protesting oil drilling in the Arctic marched through downtown Portland Monday, and held a “die-in.” They're trying to send President Obama a message as he travels to Alaska this week.