Published 5/7/2018 Details Media Contact: (360) 664-1116 or Docket Numbers: UE-160353, UE-161036, UE-160918, and UG-160919 Energy regulators want closer look at utilities’ coal plant costs OLYMPIA, Wash. – After months of review and public comment hearings, state regulators today formally acknowledged the updated 20-year energy resource plans for Washington’s three investor-owned electric utilities, but…

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Hobe Williams is a Field Organizer for the Yes on I-1631 Campaign for our area (). The campaign is collecting signatures right now to get an initiative on the November ballot that would hold big corporate polluters accountable for the pollution they release in Washington State, while supporting clean energy, the environment, and protecting jobs.…

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By Sam Merrill, Black Hills Audubon RES-Americas proposes to install 38 wind energy turbines on ridge tops in northern Lewis County, with part of the infrastructure in Thurston County.  Like National Audubon, Black Hills Audubon supports wind energy because it addresses climate change, which helps birds and other wildlife as well as people, as long…

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