More than a decade ago, Oregon began putting laws on the books to limit global warming pollution, but every time a bill is proposed to cap carbon emissions while growing a clean economy and job market, it has been blocked or gutted by major polluters' clout. This year, the state legislature is once again considering a Clean Energy Jobs Bill. Click here to read Oregon PSR's suggested changes to the bill.
Learn more by listening to this KBOO episode of Locus Focus with Damon Motz-Storey, Oregon PSR Clean Energy Organizer, and Dr. Pat DeLaquil from our coalition partners 350PDX, about the pros and cons of this proposed legislation, how it can be strengthened and how it needs to fend off challenges from fossil fuel and other industry lobbyists.
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