Global warming

Letter to Editor by Bruce Bauer Medford Mail Tribune, January 14th 2018 The East Coast of the U.S. is freezing, and the Great Lakes are getting tons of snow, so global warming must be over. So claim those who completely fail to understand climate science. More

Support Clean Energy Jobs bill

Letter to Editor by Sidney Brown, Ashland Daily Tidings, January 11, 2018; also in Medford Mail Tribune, January 17, 2018 Many Southern Oregonians worry about how climate change affects the region. We already see how higher temperatures and reduced snowpack increase the risk of drought and wildfire. We can see no forthcoming federal action to […]

Guest Opinion: Clean energy would strengthen Oregon rural communities

Guest column by Merten Bangemann-Johnson in Medford Mail Tribune / Ashland Daily Tidings January 7, 2018 2017 was a year of compromise and disappointments in the battle for controlling climate change, both nationally and locally. Oregon’s temperature has been steadily climbing for years. We’ve seen early snowmelt, blistering heat waves, heavy downpours and a dangerous […]