Eight months after returning from a monthlong international voyage to catch and analyze salmon in the North Pacific Ocean's high seas, the involved scientists recently received results from genetic tests to show where the roughly 400 salmon they caught originated. Read More

Chelan County PUD expects to pay slightly more in the next couple years for each megawatt-hour saved, compared to this year or 2018. Even so, energy efficiency remains the lowest-cost resource for the PUD, Andrew Grassell, who oversees Chelan's conservation program, said at the utility's boa… Read More

After removing the Condit Dam in 2012, PacifiCorp is giving the Yakama Nation a right of first offer for 289 acres on the White Salmon River in Washington. In a news release, PacifiCorp says it has no immediate plans to sell the property—which begins at the site of the former dam and include… Read More

A group of electric utilities on Nov. 25 filed suit challenging the Trump administration's rule blocking California from setting its own tailpipe greenhouse gas emissions standards and zero-emission vehicle sales mandates. Meanwhile, Western utility groups urged the U.S. Forest Service to ad… Read More