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The Commercial TransCanada (the KXL pipeline folks) Doesn’t Want You to See!

What One Big Oil Company Doesn’t Want To Tell You About That Big Pipeline They Want To Build.  This video is satire, taking clips from a Keystone PR ad and interspersing clips of actual disasters caused by companies like theirs.  (view video below) By the way, you can join us this wee
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K-State professor leads group making recommendation on climate change mitigation

Here is the link to the article (also below) on the MidwestProducer.com website WASHINGTON – The latest assessment of global climate change is out and scientists from around the world have recommended changes including some in agriculture, forestry and other land use designed to
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CEP ED Dorothy Barnett Talks Politics on Rachael Maddow

Rachel Maddow talks with Dorothy Barnett, Executive Director of the Climate and Energy Project, about the push by conservative allies against solar and other renewable energy in Oklahoma. Here is the link to the interview:  http://on.msnbc.com/1eYoQeG Great job to Dorothy and all who
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State Task Force to Work On Action Plan for Fracking Induced Earthquakes

The Induced Seismicity State Task Force will accept comments on the DRAFT State Action Plan for potential induced seismicity [Earthquakes] through 5:00 p.m., Friday May 16, 2014.  Comments should reference State Action Plan for potential induced seismicity and may be sent to the Kansa
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EarthFest VI on Saturday, April 19 in Herman Hill Park, Wichita, KS

EarthFest VI will be held in Herman Hill Park, 101 West Pawnee Street, Wichita.  See the flyer below for information about the event. Earthfest VI Flyer
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