Google’s Northwest data centers will be powered by solar and wind

This story was produced by Northwest Public Radio/ EarthFix. Data centers that house YouTube videos and Gmail messages need power constantly. Google announced Tuesday that…

Washington’s salmon safer to eat under new water rules

This story first appeared on EarthFix. People who eat fish from Washington state waters will be protected by a combination of new federal and state…

Taking down the Snake River dams: It’s back on the table

Originally published in Earthfix/Northwest Public Radio Starting Monday, people will get a chance to weigh-in on a controversial question: Should four dams come down on…