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Nothing Certain In Search For 'Regulatory Certainty' At EPA

Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt often cites the need for "regulatory certainty." But even some supporters of his sweeping rollbacks say they're creating the opposite.

Environment | local | News | Transportation | Energy

Oregon Cuts Nearly 1 Million Tons Of Carbon Pollution From Its Fuel Supply

Gas prices are up this Memorial Day weekend, but in Oregon the carbon emissions per gallon of fuel are down, according to a new report.

Environment | Politics | Business | local | Energy | Economy | News

Trump Administration Says It Won't Sell Off BPA Transmission Lines

The Trump administration has abandoned its bid to sell off the Pacific Northwest’s publicly owned utility transmission lines, according to Republican Congressional members who were briefed on the decision.

Environment | Sustainability | Climate change | Energy

My House Could Help Portland Meet Its Climate Goals, But It'll Cost Me

Portland's new home energy score mandate could cut the city’s carbon footprint. But its success depends on homeowners like me.

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A Tax Break For Electric Car Buyers In Washington Ends May 31

Washington drivers who are thinking about buying an electric car would be wise to get down to a dealership in the next two weeks. That's because a...

Environment | Science | Business | Energy | Election | Nation

Trump's 'Energy Dominance' Gets Slow Start On Federal Land

Despite President Trump's pledge to boost oil and gas drilling on federal land some statistics show there was more activity during the Obama administration.

Environment | local | News | Energy

6 States Go To Court Over Washington's Rejection Of Coal Terminal

Six Western states have lined up against Washington state in a legal battle over its decision to reject permits for a massive proposed coal-export terminal on the Columbia River.

Environment | local | News | Energy

Tribal Leaders Call 'Emergency Trip' To Oppose Northwest Pipeline


Tribal leaders are on their way to Texas to warn Kinder Morgan stockholders against expanding its controversial Trans Mountain Pipeline project, which brings Canadian oil to Washington state.




Science | Environment | Nation | Energy

California Moves Forward With Plan To Require Solar Panels On New Homes

The state is poised to become the first in the country to require the panels on new single-family houses, with a few exceptions. The mandate will kick in in 2020.

Election | Economy | Energy | Nation | Business

Oil Prices Rise After Trump's Iran Speech, But Supply And Demand Also Fuel Increase

President Trump's announcement that he would withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal is just one reason drivers will pay more for gasoline this summer.


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