• Stop the expansion of coal export in Oregon

    by Beth Doglio on March 14, 2014

    Tell Governor Kitzhaber: Coal export is no good for the Columbia River, Northwest communities, or our climate. No coal terminal at the Port of Morrow!

  • Tax breaks for oil have got to stop! Tales from the 2014 Legislative Session

    by Jessica Finn Coven on March 14, 2014

    The short 2014 Washington legislative session concluded on Thursday night, and centered on a single question: How will we prepare a better future for our children? 

  • Good News Abounds for Storing Carbon Naturally

    by Jenna Garmon on March 13, 2014

    Our forests and coastal wetlands store more carbon than we thought. We bring you all of that good news and more in this first Northwest Biocarbon Initiative Digest of 2014.

  • Business is Booming – and Policy Makes a Difference

    by Graham Richard on March 13, 2014

    Advanced Energy Economy  just released our new Advanced Energy Now 2014 Market Report. It is a remarkable piece of work, produced for us by Navigant Research. It shows the market growth across all the segments and subsegments of what we define as advanced energy, in the United States and around the world.

  • Spring Forward

    by Ann Gravatt on March 13, 2014

    This is the week of sleepy (read: grumpy) kids in my house, due to the return of daylight savings time. But even a household disrupted doesn’t squelch my love of the lost hour. It’s the signal of longer, warmer – sunnier! -- days to come, the most hopeful time of the year for me.  A time to look forward.  We’re doing a lot of that around Climate Solutions these days.