Environment

Gov. Inslee writes opposition letter to HR 3144, Sen. Sheldon calls it “unfathomable”

On Tuesday, Governor Inslee wrote a letter to the Chairmen and Ranking Members of the House Committee on Natural Resources and the Subcommittee on Water,...Read More

Puget Sound Clean Air Agency faces opposition at LNG project public meeting

On Friday, the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency hosted a public information meeting to discuss Puget Sound Energy’s proposed Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) facility project...Read More

Inslee to focus on apprenticeship programs, climate, and aerospace during 11-day trip

Governor Inslee leaves today for an 11-day overseas trip to Europe. The trip will take him to Switzerland to learn more about apprenticeships, Germany for...Read More

A look ahead to a 2018 Climate Initiative

Despite the obstacles standing in the way of climate legislation, Kyle Murphy, Executive Director of Carbon Washington, says there will be a 2018 climate initiative....Read More

Gov. Inslee urges Interior Secretary Zinke to rescind national park fee proposal

Governor Jay Inslee wrote a letter to Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, urging him to rescind the U.S. Department of the Interior’s proposal to increase the...Read More

Gov. Inslee encourages action and innovation at Climate Town Hall

It was a packed house as Governor Inslee hosted a Climate Town Hall at the University of Washington Intellectual House yesterday. The event was the...Read More

Microsoft opens “Data Center of the Future”

At a “cable-cutting” ceremony on Wednesday at Microsoft’s Advanced Energy Lab in Seattle, Microsoft unveiled its new data center powered entirely by fuel cells. The...Read More

Inslee statement on EPA repeal of Clean Power Plan

Gov. Jay Inslee released a statement today on the EPA’s proposal to repeal the Clean Power Plan. By repealing the Clean Power Plan, President Trump...Read More

Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon on settlement of PSE rate case

Statement by Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon (D-Burien), chairman of the House Environment Committee, on settlement of PSE rate case: I congratulate Puget Sound Energy, the Sierra Club,...Read More

Statement from Inslee regarding release of net pen-raised Atlantic salmon

This morning the Washington state departments of Natural Resources, Fish and Wildlife, and Ecology along with the Office of the Governor and state Emergency Management...Read More