OPB |Nov. 18, 2014 12:50 p.m.
TUESDAY: Scott Nelson, business editor for The Oregonian, joins us for our regular business news update.
OPB |April 08, 2014 12:20 p.m.
TUESDAY: We'll talk with the EarthFix and OPB reporters about landslides, lawsuits against hatcheries, and a pesticide dump cover-up.
OPB |Feb. 27, 2014 12:45 p.m.
THURSDAY: We've got a round-up of some of the region's major environmental stories from the EarthFix team.
OPB |Jan. 13, 2014 12:20 p.m.
MONDAY: Increasingly, trains are carrying crude oil across the Northwest. After derailments in other places, lawmakers are asking for more information and better safety standards.
OPB |Jan. 03, 2014 12:40 p.m.
FRIDAY: We'll explore the effect of the expiration of the federal wind energy tax credit, and the role that subsidies play in energy production more broadly.
OPB |Dec. 24, 2013 12:20 p.m.
TUESDAY: The trucking company hauling massive oil refinery equipment across Eastern Oregon is gearing up for protests along the way.
OPB |Dec. 16, 2013 12:45 p.m.
MONDAY: In our regular business update, we'll discuss the labor deal at the Port of Portland, federal money for NuScale, and more.
OPB |Oct. 25, 2013 12:25 p.m.
FRIDAY: The Department of Energy is taking control of personnel decisions at the Bonneville Power Administration after a hiring scandal.
July 17, 2013 12:06 p.m.
The Department of Energy's Office of Inspector General released a report that blasts the BPA for hiring practices and retaliating against whistle-blowers.
June 10, 2013 12:06 p.m.
A new Oregon State University study finds an emphasis on renewable energy overshadows the financial and environmental benefits of energy efficiency.
May 28, 2013 12:20 p.m.
We'll talk with David Steves and Ashley Ahearn, both of EarthFix, about some recent environmental headlines they've been following.
Feb. 12, 2013 12:35 p.m.
We'll get an update from our Ecotrope blogger Cassandra Profita about the first formal assessment of the size and scope of Oregon's electric vehicle industry.
June 18, 2012 9:06 a.m.
The Oregon Department of Transportation has a new pilot program to create a way to tax drivers of electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids.
May 08, 2012 9:30 a.m.
We'll get an update on the ongoing controversy surrounding the plan to remove Klamath River dams.
March 28, 2012 9:06 a.m.
We'll get the latest on plans to build a liquified natural gas terminal in Coos Bay.
March 22, 2012 9:06 a.m.
This week, the U.S. Department of Commerce announced it will impose tariffs on Chinese-made solar products.
Oct. 17, 2011 9:50 a.m.
EarthFix reporter Courtney Flatt updates us on energy and resource projects in the Northwest.
Sept. 26, 2011 9:50 a.m.
Earthfix Editor, David Steves, talks about the removal of two dams in Washington and future dam removals in the Northwest.
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