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Tell the EPA you want strong standards in 2016 for methane leaks from existing natural gas and oil wells.
The executive board of the region's only nuclear power plant agreed Wednesday to hire an independent investigator to look into whistleblower allegations that the plant's performance has steadily declined and that it ranks among the worst in the country.Source: The Oregonian
Oregon PSR's Healthy Climate Program Director discusses our work with XRAY FM's Carl Wolfson.Source: XRAY FM
County Commissioners stand with the cities of Portland and Vancouver and over 100,000 residents in opposition to the proposed Tesoro Savage oil terminal on the Columbia River
Overwhelming majority of crowd oppose largest proposed crude oil terminal in North America.
View the press release on the University of Washington's study.
Historic Action Taken By Portland City Council Today to Protect our Health and Climate
The policy opposes all project proposals that would increase crude oil being transported by rail through Portland and Vancouver.
“An unacceptable threat to human health and safety.” That’s how more than 300 medical professionals are describing plans to build out crude oil-by-rail facilities in the Northwest.Source: Sightline
NRC requires proof from Energy Northwest that Hanford nuclear plant is safe from earthquakes Watchdog groups say reactors not licensed for stronger quakes must be shut down, file petition with Nuclear Regulatory Commission to order crack fixed in 32 year old Columbia Generating Station nuclear plant’s reactor vessel
Nearly 300 doctors, nurses and other health professionals called on Washington Governor Jay Inslee and Oregon Governor Kate Brown to deny permits for proposed new and expanded oil-by-rail facilities.