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Exploring "Conscious Capitalism"

OPB | Dec. 16, 2014

TUESDAY: We'll talk with Yvon Chouinard, founder of Patagonia, about his approach to business and why he only wants people to buy his products if they actually need them.

How Some Chefs Have Stopped Cooking So Much Salmon And Learned To Love Trash Fish

OPB | Nov. 11, 2013

MONDAY: Some chefs and environmentalists are joining together to get people to eat lesser known seafood known as "trash fish."

Oregon Sustainability Center Gets The Plug Pulled

OPB | Oct. 10, 2012

On Friday Mayor Sam Adams announced that the Oregon Sustainability Center proposal will not be moving forward.

Sustainable Building?

OPB | Jan. 10, 2012

The Oregon Sustainability Center is designed to boost the economy and reflect of the state's commitment to the environment, but critics question the project's financing and feasibility.

Environmental Update

OPB | Oct. 17, 2011

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

Sustainable Oregon and Iraq

OPB | Nov. 05, 2010

How is Oregon exporting and developing its niche in sustainability?

Metro Prez Heads to NYC

OPB | Sept. 01, 2010

As Metro President, David Bragdon, prepares for his new job in New York City, what does he think about this place he's leaving?