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Next Chapter In Klamath Dams Saga Opens In California

OPB/EarthFix | Jan. 26, 2016 3:15 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon

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.

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PacifiCorp Pursues Dam Removal After Collapse Of Klamath Legislation

OPB | Jan. 20, 2016 4:28 p.m.

PacifiCorp is now trying to reach a deal with state and federal regulators to eventually take out four old dams on the Klamath River.

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Sinking Oil Prices Raise Questions Around Proposed Vancouver Terminal

OPB | Jan. 12, 2016 4:04 p.m.

Washington state held a second public hearing on a proposed oil terminal for the Port of Vancouver.

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Ore. Treasurer: Suspend Energy Department's Lending Program

AP | Jan. 7, 2016 12:49 p.m. | Portland

The state's Small Scale Energy Loan Program faces a $20 million deficit after making bad loans.

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Q&A: Are The Klamath Restoration Agreements In Trouble?

OPB/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.

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Jordan Cove LNG Opponents 'Hike The Pipe'

OPB/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.

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Obama's Alaska Trip Prompts Arctic Drilling Protest

OPB | Aug. 31, 2015 3:30 p.m. | Portland

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.

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What's The Deal With Dam Removals?

OPB/EarthFix | Aug. 27, 2015 4:45 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon

Dams continue to come down on rivers all over the Northwest. But is this a permanent trend?

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Oregon LNG Considers Federal Permit After County Permit Withdrawn

OPB | April 29, 2015 4:23 p.m. | Portland

Oregon's Land Use Board of Appeals Wednesday upheld the rejection of a permit for a liquefied natural gas facility proposed for Warrenton.

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Oil Companies, Businesses Fight Oregon Low-Carbon Standards

AP | March 24, 2015 1:47 p.m.

Oil, trucking and manufacturing groups have opened a second front against Oregon's low-carbon fuel rules.