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Climate & Energy

Is a Land-Value Tax Illegal in Seattle?

Analyzing the Washington State constitution.

2014 Update: Grading Economics Textbooks on Climate Change

Solid progress in economics textbooks' climate discussions.

Ambre Energy’s Troubled History: Greatest Hits Edition!

The "thin green line" of the PNW puts Ambre in its place.

EVENTS: Coal & Oil Trains in Bellingham, Everett

Two public panel discussions on Northwest fossil fuel exports.

Carbon Pricing and Northwest Businesses

A match made in tax-swap heaven?

Warren Buffett Really Likes Oil Trains

Despite the explosions.

California, Here We Come

Washington should join the carbon cap.

Proposed Oil Train Rules: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

What new federal standards will do and what they won't.

Are You Planning to Have Kids? (Part 2)

10 lessons from Vancouver's efforts to build family-friendly urban housing.

Video: The Northwest’s “Bomb Trains”

VICE News takes an in-depth look at oil trains running through Cascadia.