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.
Mapping freight train mishaps over the last two-and-a-half years.
Bill Chapman wants even more coal money.
Financial holding company with checkered past behind Lynchburg oil train fire.
Aerial footage of derailment raises more concerns about oil shipments.
New accounting of oil-by-rail shows more than 850 million barrels per day in region.
Yet another oil train blows up; a warning for the Northwest.
Panel discussions on the Northwest in a changing energy landscape.
Tony Williams and Jeff Bjornstad paid to promote coal exports.
Controversial hire raises questions about coal export plans in Washington.
What the oil industry's own numbers say about their commitment to safety.