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Climate & Energy

Why Big Coal Likes Gerrymandered Districts

A switch to district-only voting would be a win for coal in Whatcom County.

Picture Perfect Energy Efficiency

Your cheat sheet to effective energy efficiency imagery.

Sightline on Shell’s Presence in Oregon

Listen to a conversation on the Northwest's role in Arctic drilling.

Shell’s Rig is Headed to Portland

But the company—and its money—has been in Oregon for a long time

The Proposed Longview Refinery: Understanding the Basics

What we know and what we don’t about a curious project proposal.

Tacoma’s Ticking Time Bomb

How oil trains put residents—and their wallets—at risk.

How Coal “Self-Bonding” Puts the Public At Risk

If a coal company goes bankrupt, we the people could pay for the mess.

1 Million Barrels a Day, 100 Trains a Week

A new oil train analysis for the Northwest.

South Korea to Boost Its Coal Tax

Major importer makes life even more difficult for US coal exporters.

Sightline Sues Obama Administration over Crude Oil Exports and Illegal Secrecy

Moving forward on our unanswered FOIA request from February.