As the Trump administration rolls back climate policy, Northwest states are taking a stand. What could they feasibly do?
Energy | Climate change | Environment | local | News | Business | EconomyNorthwest News Network | March 14, 2017 6:15 a.m.
Polluting industries in Washington state don't like Gov. Jay Inslee's cap on carbon emissions — and they don't think it's legal.
The statewide ballot measure would cap greenhouse gas emissions and put a price on carbon pollution, though many other details have not yet decided.
Air | Technology | Environment | EconomyOPB/EarthFix | Sept. 23, 2015 4:19 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
Volkswagen is engulfed in a scandal after admitting to cheating on emissions testing. And that might have Volkswagen owners a little nervous.
Audio recordings obtained through public records reveal the Patrol’s Executive Protection Unit is concerned about protecting Gov. Jay Inslee politically — at least when it comes to driving him in a gas-guzzling SUV.
local | Environment | NewsOPB | July 24, 2013 12:30 p.m. | Salem, Oregon
New data shows that Oregon is meeting its goal to halt the growth of carbon emissions.