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Top 5 most beautiful things about the Clean Electricity & Coal Transition Bill

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 ...

BREAKING NEWS!!!

The Clean Electricity and Coal Transition Bill (HB 4036) has passed the House of Representatives! The bipartisan vote was 39-20. This is a BIG deal for our climate!This exciting step happened because people like you took the time to share your priorities with lawmakers. Thank you for helping Oregon lead the way toward our clean energy future. Your voice matters!What's next? The Senate floor vote could happen as early as next week. Stay tuned for another opportunity to let your lawmakers know their support of this bill is important to you. It's good for our climate, our health and our economy.

On Track for Climate

Today is the start of a big week for Oregon’s climate in the state legislature. Two bills now being considered could put Oregon on the path to clean air and a healthy climate future.We all know that our climate is changing. In fact, as far back as 2007, the Oregon Legislature adopted ambitious climate pollution reduction goals to protect our clean air, safeguard our shellfish and tourism industries, and reduce Oregon’s contribution to climate change, drought, and severe weather. But Oregon is not on track to meet these goals.This week, Oregon has the chance to get back on track and come clean on climate pollution.This week, lawmakers ...