Oregon Bottle Bill redemption rates aren't expected to come close to topping the 80 percent return rate needed to keep the deposit at a nickel. Are bottle redemption centers the answer?
Portland's regional government approved a climate strategy Thursday that aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the metro area by 29 percent over 20 years.
A government agency in the coal-producing state of Wyoming wants to help pay for coal export terminals in the Pacific Northwest that have been struggling to attract financing.
The Oregon Court of Appeals has reversed the finding of a state appeals board that Clatsop County Commissioner Peter Huhtala was biased and unfit to vote on a land-use permit for the Oregon LNG pipeline.
Scientists surveying whales and dolphins on the West Coast have discovered unusual species of birds and marine mammals far north of their normal ranges.
The Obama administration delivers a trade war victory to the U.S. solar industry. The move is seen as a boost to an Oregon manufacturer.
After a more than a year of testing, dairies in Washington’s Lower Yakima Valley are trying to reduce pollution from manure. The EPA is presenting its findings at a meeting in Granger, Washington, Thursday.
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee rolls out his plan to reduce carbon emissions and energy consumption and expand production of clean, renewable energy. He acknowledges that opposition awaits.
The Washington governor wants to charge the state's major polluters to help pay for a transportation plan that includes safety projects and congestion relief.
A Washington judge says landowners have no case in their challenge against a state rule that's stopping them from drilling a well at the expense of spawning salmon in the Skagit River.