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Gas Tax Alternative

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.

Environmental Update

Oct. 17, 2011 9:50 a.m.

EarthFix reporter Courtney Flatt updates us on energy and resource projects in the Northwest.

Environmental Update

Sept. 13, 2011 9:30 a.m.

We'll get an environmental update from OPB's Ecotrope blogger, Cassandra Profita about the future of sustainable energy sources in Oregon. 

Washing Out Wind?

April 19, 2011 9:06 a.m.

The Bonneville Power Administration may ask wind companies to cut back on energy generation to allow the grid to absorb an excess of hydro power.

Solar Power

July 28, 2010 9 a.m.

What's the latest with solar power?

What Wind Means for the Gorge

May 31, 2010 9 a.m.

What economic changes will multiple wind energy projects bring to the Columbia River Gorge?

The Inner Lives of Boys

Sept. 28, 2009 9 a.m.

Following our discussion about "good girls" we turn the table on boys.

Urban Turbines

Aug. 20, 2009 9 a.m.

What are the advantages and drawbacks of wind power on a small scale?

The Switch: Geothermal Energy

June 05, 2009 9 a.m.

How can geothermal energy become a bigger part of Oregon’s energy picture?

Powerful Combination

May 14, 2009 9 a.m.

What will it take to integrate wind and hydro power in order to get the most out of these resources?

Main Street Oregon

May 13, 2009 9 a.m.

How important is a vital downtown to a rural economy?

Full Faith in Credits?

May 05, 2009 9 a.m.

Are Oregon's green energy tax credits working?

The Future of Coal

April 22, 2009 9 a.m.

Do current regulation trends spell the end of coal?

Renewable Rates

April 08, 2009 9 a.m.

What is the price of renewable energy?

Nuclear Northwest

Feb. 18, 2009 9 a.m.

How bright is our nuclear energy future?


Feb. 12, 2009 9 a.m.

What does it mean to be green?

Blowin' in the Wind

Aug. 08, 2008 midnight

What impact will the expansion of the wind energy industry have in Oregon?

Plant Power

July 17, 2008 midnight

How do you decide what kind of fuel to use?

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