local | Energy | Environment | NewsOPB | March 24, 2017 5:30 p.m.
An oil-by-rail terminal in Vancouver is off the table. The city approved a plan that would allow NuStar to ship and store ethanol, under the condition that it drop its proposal to handle crude oil.
As the Trump administration rolls back climate policy, Northwest states are taking a stand. What could they feasibly do?
The Northwest is in line to receive millions of dollars through a settlement with Volkswagen Group. Some say that money could help crack down on old diesel trucks, buses and construction equipment.
Technology | Energy | Environment | Science | Nation | BusinessNPR | March 22, 2017 6:06 a.m.
The Flame Refluxer is essentially a big copper blanket: think Brillo pad of wool sandwiched between mesh. Using it while burning off oil yields less air pollution and residue that harms marine life.
World | Business | Environment | Energy | NationNPR | March 17, 2017 4:42 p.m.
KLP is pulling millions of dollars it has invested in companies building and owning the Dakota Access Pipeline. The decision was reportedly driven by pressure from Norway's indigenous Sami peoples.
After being denied by federal regulators last years, backers of the liquefied natural gas project are starting again.
State-run coal mines are shutting down in China's rust belt. Facing layoffs, miners are worried about their future — and in the absence of labor unions, are organizing to demand better treatment.
local | News | Energy | Environment | Business | Climate change | 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.
local | Energy | Environment | NewsAP | March 11, 2017 3:02 p.m. | Richland, Washington
Demolition of a major plutonium plant at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Washington state has resumed after radioactive contamination was detected in a rubble pile.