A double-tanker truck overturned on Oregon’s Highway 22 on Feb. 16, spilling 7,871 gallons of fuel, some of which seeped into the North Santiam River—a tributary of the Willamette River—about 60 miles east of Salem, the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality reported. Oregon and the U.S.… Read More

On the premise that exploring the past can help make sense of the present and chart the future, we at Clearing Up asked numerous regional energy officials to briefly answer a question: What was the most impactful energy-related development in your state or in the Northwest in the decade from… Read More

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President Donald Trump ordered the Interior and Commerce departments on Feb. 19 to step up water development and deliveries for California's Central Valley, following Bureau of Reclamation finalization of a revised plan for coordinated operation of the Central Valley Project and State Water … Read More