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Northwest states talk green, invest dirty

You know those proposed coal terminals and the ramped-up oil-train traffic that many Washingtonians and Oregonians vehemently oppose? You know, the ones that, if they all were to go through, would carry  442 more words

Climate & Energy

Will there ever be a President from the Pacific Northwest?

Yes, it has been rather quiet the last week. For those of you who don’t know, I work as the Front Office Lead for Landmark Real Estate and as you can imagine, it is crazy busy right now with all the college students moving out and moving in. 1,173 more words


Things I like Thursday

Konichiwa my kick-ass readers! I hope all of you stalwart samurai out there are having a wonderful week, and a thrilling Thursday. My morning started with a mile of freestyle. 1,046 more words


As Oysters Die, Climate Policy Goes on the Stump - NY Times

Billions of baby oysters in the Pacific inlets here are dying and Gov. Jay Inslee of Washington is busy spreading the bad news…. The Democratic governor, aided by what is expected to be millions of dollars from his billionaire friend Tom Steyer, is using the story of Washington’s oysters — scientists say a rise in carbon levels has spiked the acidity of the Pacific and is killing off shellfish — to make the case for passing the most far-reaching climate change policies in the nation. 19 more words

Puget Sound

Inslee signs letter opposing coastal oil exploration- Seattle Times

A good stake in the ground, though we don’t have any gas of consequence that I’m aware of.

Gov. Jay Inslee has joined his counterparts in California and Oregon in signing a letter opposing new oil and gas leases in the waters off the West Coast.

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