OPB | April 20, 2015
We get a round-up of some of the region’s major environmental stories from OPB’s EarthFix team.
OPB | March 05, 2015
THURSDAY: Richland-based reporter Anna King tells us about her new collaborative series profiling women connected with the history of the Hanford nuclear reservation in southeast Washington.
OPB | Feb. 24, 2015
The clean energy bill is moving quickly through the Oregon legislature, despite its association with the Cyliva Hayes-John Kitzahber ethics scandal.
OPB | Jan. 23, 2015
FRIDAY: A Portland startup is generating renewable power with small hydroelectric turbines inside the city water system.
OPB | Nov. 18, 2014
TUESDAY: Scott Nelson, business editor for The Oregonian, joins us for our regular business news update.
OPB | April 08, 2014
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
THURSDAY: We've got a round-up of some of the region's major environmental stories from the EarthFix team.
OPB | Jan. 13, 2014
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
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
TUESDAY: The trucking company hauling massive oil refinery equipment across Eastern Oregon is gearing up for protests along the way.
OPB | Dec. 16, 2013
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
FRIDAY: The Department of Energy is taking control of personnel decisions at the Bonneville Power Administration after a hiring scandal.
OPB | July 17, 2013
The Department of Energy's Office of Inspector General released a report that blasts the BPA for hiring practices and retaliating against whistle-blowers.
OPB | June 10, 2013
A new Oregon State University study finds an emphasis on renewable energy overshadows the financial and environmental benefits of energy efficiency.
OPB | May 28, 2013
We'll talk with David Steves and Ashley Ahearn, both of EarthFix, about some recent environmental headlines they've been following.
OPB | Feb. 12, 2013
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.
OPB | June 18, 2012
The Oregon Department of Transportation has a new pilot program to create a way to tax drivers of electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids.
OPB | May 08, 2012
We'll get an update on the ongoing controversy surrounding the plan to remove Klamath River dams.