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. Find his full bio here. Email: eric [at] sightline [dot] org.
Listen to an in-depth conversation on oil money in politics.
What's in store for Northwest waters.
A look at the fossil fuel industry's methods of buying influence.
Oil terminals could mean five-fold increase in major vessel traffic.
Port of Seattle: Gateway to Arctic Drilling?
Fossil fuel projects could triple the number of vessels.
Earthjustice, Oil Change International, and Sightline Institute want answers.
Fossil fuel proposals could mean 39 percent increase in vessels.
A closer look at the many flaws of CPC-1232 tank cars.
Planned projects in US and Canada would dramatically increase spills.