The Clean Electricity and Coal Transition Bill would ignite meaningful climate action in Oregon, so it's no wonder opponents are using every dirty trick in the book to stop this critical bill from moving forward. Special interests are trying to drag out the clock and prevent momentum on climate progress. Your voice today can help Oregon quit coal for good.
Here are 5 reasons the Clean Electricity and Coal Transition Bill is a smart (and beautiful!) move for Oregonians.
A mountain of carbon reductions. The carbon reductions from this bill are real, measurable and substantial. The Oregon Global Warming Commission estimates this could cut the ...
Oregon Environmental Council has been a leader in every legislative session since our founding in 1968. Our steady presence and our ability to forge consensus across party lines have led to creative and practical environmental protections. In 2016, OEC will once again be hard at work in Salem to protect Oregon’s environment and quality of life.
Our priorities for this session include:
The Clean Electricity & Coal Transition Plan (HB 4036) to transition Oregon off of coal-fired power while doubling the state’s commitment to new renewable energy to 50%
The Healthy Climate Bill (SB 1574) to limit climate pollution and account for ...