As the Trump administration rolls back climate policy, Northwest states are taking a stand. What could they feasibly do?
News | Economy | Business | local | Energy | Climate change | EnvironmentNorthwest 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.
Energy | local | EnvironmentPortland Tribune | Oct. 29, 2015 7:03 a.m.
According to a new report from the Oregon Global Warming Commission, the state will fail to meet its 2020 state goal for reducing carbon emissions and fall further behind without major new initiatives.
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 | Economy | EnvironmentOPB/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.
News | local | EnvironmentOPB | 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.