Ruling Invalidates Key Permits For Kalama Methanol ProjectA state hearings board has invalidated key permits issued to a nearly $2 billion project in Washington state that would convert natural gas to methanol.
Pacific Northwest Could Become Hub For Methanol ProductionThe Pacific Northwest could become a major hub for methanol production if three proposed refineries are built along the Columbia River and Puget Sound.
Study Finds Methane Emissions Dropping In USWashington State University researchers have found that methane emissions from local natural gas distribution systems across the U.S. have decreased in the past 20 years.
Fire Destroys Four-Story Apartment Project Fire destroyed an apartment building with about 90 units that was under construction in Vancouver
Explosion Destroys Three Buildings In North BendAn explosion and fire destroyed three buildings, damaged several others, sent debris flying for blocks and jolted people awake early Friday
Man Critcally Injured In Blast At Seattle Motel Authorities say a natural gas explosion at a North Seattle motel critically injured a man in his 40s.