Eric de Place
Eric de Place: Policy director, has investigated a wide range of research topics for Sightline, from property rights in Oregon, to regional climate policies. Before coming to Sightline, he worked for the Northwest Area Foundation developing strategies to alleviate poverty in rural communities. Email: eric [at] sightline [dot] org.
Who's behind the coal money flooding a critical local election?
Hours of street closures for coal and oil trains.
Streets to close for hours daily as coal and oil rolls by.
Major oil-by-rail backer involved in yet another accident.
After call for divestment, Hennessey PR pulls down website.
Trains will divide towns from the river for hours each day.
Green in public, but black as coal in private.
Coal shipments fall nationally, rise in the west.
Follow the CLEW to take action on carbon reductions.
Hours of street closures for farm towns and the Tri-Cities.