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News Roundtable: March 18 | Explaining "Coal-Free" Power | Oregonians In D.C.

OPB | Broadcast: March 18, 2016

We analyze some of the top stories this week with our news roundtable, explore how Oregon's "coal-free power" law will unfold, and hear the voices of some Oregonians who have relocated to Washington D.C.

A New Source Of Hydropower: City Water Pipes

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 23, 2015

FRIDAY: A Portland startup is generating renewable power with small hydroelectric turbines inside the city water system.

BPA Moving Forward After Hiring Scandal

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 31, 2014

FRIDAY: The Bonneville Power Administration is looking towards the future after a hiring scandal that went public a year ago.

Inspector General's Report Blasts Bonneville Power Administration

OPB | Broadcast: 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. 

The Biomass Question

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 22, 2011

To examine issues surrounding a future in biomass as a renewable energy source.