Join the Climate Movement

Oregonians are committed to keeping pollution out of the air we breathe, the water we drink, and the places we call home. Living up to that commitment means pushing back against big oil and coal corporations that make millions at our expense.

It’s time for Oregonians to join together and take a stand for our kids, our communities, and our economy. Together we can build the healthy environment and thriving economy that we all deserve. We have options ahead of us. We can limit pollution and promote clean energy for Oregon jobs and climate. We can protect Oregon for future generations. But we need your voice.

I Pledge to:

  • Support clean energy and better jobs for Oregon families
  • Support clean fuels and expanded transportation choices
  • Demand that Oregon hold polluters accountable for the true cost of their carbon pollution – every family has the right to clean air and water today and for future generations
  • Transition off coal to clean, renewable energy such as a wind and solar, and prioritize energy efficiency.

Related Posts
Filter by
Post Page
Featured Climate Protection OCAP News Air Quality OCAP-Page Carbon Sequestration Agriculture Transportation Solutions Policy Diversity, Equity and Inclusion OEC News/Updates/Events OEC Membership Toxics-Free Environments
Sort by

CLIMATE VICTORY! Oregon Climate Protection Program sets the path for a healthy climate future

Oregon just took one of its biggest steps ever toward reducing climate pollution and delivering a stable climate for the future. Oregon just took one of its biggest steps ever toward reducing climate pollution and delivering a stable climate for
December 16, 2021, 2:41 am
noraaoeconline-org

9

Strengthening Oregon’s Climate Protection Program

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is getting closer to finalizing rules for a new Climate Protection Program. Over the past year, DEQ has made a number of positive changes to strengthen the rules; however, a few key policy design features still hang in the
August 31, 2021, 10:07 pm
noraaoeconline-org

9

Windmills over green terrain

OEC & Partners Advocate to Strengthen the Climate Protection Program

July 16, 2021 Governor Kate Brown Office of the Governor 900 Court Street NE, Suite 254 Salem, OR 97301-4047 Director Richard Whitman Department of Environmental Quality 700 NE Multnomah St. Suite 600 Portland, OR 97232 Cc: Chair
August 3, 2021, 7:55 pm
noraaoeconline-org

9

hands planting a small seedling in soil

Using Soil to Slow Climate Change

The economic demands on farmers and ranchers to maximize production on their land can inadvertently lead to damaging the soil. Unhealthy soil stores less carbon and depends on an increased use of chemicals and fertilizers which in turn can increase pollution and loss of soil to erosion. The good news is that the stewardship and determination of today’s agricultural producers can help solve these problems. And, under the 2020 Oregon Climate Action Plan, there i
July 29, 2021, 7:17 pm
klew

9

OEC and partners call on ODOT to consider climate and equity

July 14, 2021 Oregon Transportation Commission 355 Capitol Street, NE MS 11 Salem, Oregon 97301   Dear Chair Van Brocklin and members of the Oregon Transportation Commission: Our organizations write this letter as communities around the state are reporting dozens of deaths in the wake of a record-breaking heatwave while preparing for another summer and fall of destructive wildfires. Climate change is already bringing enormous human suffering to
July 15, 2021, 3:57 pm
saraw

9

Oregon Climate Action Plan: 2021 Progress Report

March 26, 2021, 12:11 am
noraaoeconline-org

9

Celebrating Year 1 of the Oregon Climate Action Plan

March 10, 2021, 7:51 pm
noraaoeconline-org

9

Image of workers building a solar array

Federal climate action paves the way for progress

February 5, 2021, 7:25 pm
noraaoeconline-org

9

OHA Report: Climate Crisis a Current and Growing Threat to the Health of Oregonians

The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) just released its “Climate and Health in Oregon 2020” report, documenting the public health impacts from climate change across Oregon. The report is the first thorough analysis of the health effects of climate change in Oregon since 2014, and is the first of three OHA deliverables directed under EO 20-04, the Oregon Climate Action Plan. The report findings are grim, confirming what OEC has been saying all along– that climate change is a public he
January 5, 2021, 8:15 pm
jamie-pang

9


1 Reply to "Join the Climate Movement"