A new study from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) estimates that the US could support the production of up to 25 billion gallons of algae biofuel annually. That accounts for a whopping one-twelfth of the nation’s currentShow More Summary
Pacific Northwest LNG awards FEED contract, takes next step toward an LNG export terminal island on Lelu Island, near Port Edward. The front-end engineering and
"Little Bird has a classic French bistro theme with a Pacific Northwest flair, and I tend to approach cocktails that support that theme," says Tom Lindstedt, lead bartender at Little Bird Bistro on Portland's SW 6th Avenue. "I like to...Show More Summary
KBR Awarded FEED Contract for World-Scale LNG Project in British Columbia HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- KBR ( NYS: KBR ) today announced it was awarded a contract by Pacific NorthWest LNG Ltd., a subsidiary of Malaysia's state-owned oil company (PETRONAS) and Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd. Show More Summary
The former Empress of the North will become the American Empress, to be based in Portland.
Power companies in areas with a growing amount of clean power are looking at new ways to store compressed air underground. The Pacific Northwest could get some of these new air technologies in the coming years.
A couple of weeks ago I had the most rewarding book tour — to the Pacific Northwest, for Vegetable Literacy. Tours can be grueling, but this one wasn’t at all: It was interesting and truly fun. I met people doing things that encourage the best in us, made new friends, and saw old ones. Show More Summary
A comprehensive study into the potential for compressed air energy storage in the Pacific Northwest has identified two locations in Washington state that could store enough Northwest wind energy combined to power about 85,000 homes each month.
VENICE: The folks behind Venice Ale House are opening Bank of Venice on Friday in the former Dry Tour Wine Bar/Code space at the corner of Windward and Pacific. "Pacific Rim meets Pacific Northwest" food, with late hours every...
Sterling Bank Kicks off Relay for Life Events with American Cancer Society Community bank sponsors 19 Pacific Northwest relays; first relay is tomorrow in southwest Washington SPOKANE, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sterling Bank is working...Show More Summary
The NBA's Board of Governors sent a clear message when it slammed the door on the Sacramento Kings' prospective move to Seattle, but rest assured, this won't be the last shot the Pacific Northwest will take at replacing its long lost Sonics with one of the league's floundering franchises. Show More Summary
Photo via Architizer Over in Portland, Ore., the well-treed land of indie bliss and Pacific Northwest architectural gems, sits this contemporary "treehouse" for grownups, a swoopy residence ensconced in the forest canopy. To compensate for the plot's steep pitch, architect...
NEA affiliates in the Pacific Northwest have had more than their share of labor problems with their own employees. The Idaho Education Association was sanctioned by the national staff union, the Oregon Education Association saw staff protests during a long and bitter contract negotiation, and now the employees of the Washington Education Association are distributing [...]
Oceanographers used data from seafloor seismometers to analyze more than 300,000 fin-whale calls. By triangulating the position they created more than 150 tracks off the Pacific Northwest coast.
Every Tuesday, Chef de Cuisine Jon DuBois crafts a fun vegetarian tasting menu at Green Zebra. This week he's inspired by flavors from the Pacific Northwest.
Seth DowlandThis might be cheating, but I’m going to write about the American Society of Church History spring meeting for my latest entry in Religion in the Pacific Northwest. The meeting was held in Portland, after all. My friend and fellow blog author Brantley Gasaway made the cross-country trip from Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. Show More Summary
A wave of proposed and completed mergers between secular and Roman Catholic hospitals prompt concerns in the left-leaning Pacific Northwest. A wave of proposed and completed mergers between secular and Roman Catholic hospitals prompt concerns in the left-leaning Pacific Northwest. Show More Summary
Recently the Sierra Club and other environmental groups sent several coal companies and BNSF Railway notice that they intend toRead the Rest...
Three of six proposed coal-export terminals in Washington and Oregon have been scrapped, and the remaining pieces of the region's coal scheme face challenges.