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Climate action in Oregon, and clean energy everywhere

In this week's ClimateCast: An Oregon bill seeks to account for the true cost of climate pollution. Clean energy deployments are on the rise--but so are portentious impacts of global warming.

Cities and states still leading the way on climate

As Washington (and soon, Oregon) legislatures consider climate and clean energy legislation, cities are striding forward. So is the clean energy economy, despite go-slow signals from the US government.

States step up to fight climate challenges

Global temperatures aren't the only thing heating up--states and cities are showing an appetite this year for strong climate policy. We've got the latest news on climate and clean energy.

ClimateCast: What's your new years' resolution?

Climate and clean energy revelations and reflections as we turn the page past 2017.

The setting: climate crisis. The story: clean energy on the rise.

As we mark the second anniversary of the Paris climate accord, US cities and states are maintaining momentum to do our part for emissions reduction. 

What's the score after COP23? Outcomes and opportunities

With or without US, COP23 agreements show that the world is staying on course towards committed climate action.

Election results suggest a US committed to climate action. But when?

Recent election results in the Northwest suggest communities ready to act on climate... and more of the most recent news on climate and clean energy.

Progress on the winds (and the solar) of change

A number of clean energy firsts; public transportation goes electric; and more of the latest news in climate and clean energy.

Repeal (?), Resilience, and Resistance

Last week's attack on the Clean Power Plan comes during a season of extreme weather disasters and increasing alarm about our warming climate. But there's good news about EVs, business engagement, and polling on climate. 

Many reasons for hope, but also much to fear

Devastation in Puerto Rico, a major win against coal, hope, frustration, and more in our climate and clean energy news roundup.

Repeal (?), Resilience, and Resistance

Last week's attack on the Clean Power Plan comes during a season of extreme weather disasters and increasing alarm about our warming climate. But there's good news about EVs, business engagement, and polling on climate. 

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