Planet Kansas News

Voice of the Kansas Sierra Club

Smoke Blamed For 11-Car Pileup On Kansas Turnpike

Smoke is being blamed for an 11-car accident on the Kansas Turnpike near north El Dorado Thursday. The accident happened when motorists drove into smoke traveling on the roadway near mile marker 76 and collied when visibility was reduced, according to the Kansas Turnpike Authority. RE
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The Kansas City Star reported that motorists were involved in a chain reaction crash because heavy smoke obscured the cars in front of them.

The Kansas City Star reported that motorists were involved in a chain reaction crash because heavy smoke obscured the cars in front of them.  Four people suffered non-life threatening injuries. Smoke is being blamed for an 11-car accident on the Kansas Turnpike near north El Dorado Th
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Kansas City Asks for Clean Air

As part of a National Clean Air Day, governmental officials, public health officials, environmentalists, and concerned citizens  recently gathered in Kansas City  to call on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to strengthen safeguards against smog under the Clean Air Act. “The n
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Wind Energy – Kansas Chapter Position February 2010

Background Seven major wind farms have been built in Kansas, and currently a number of wind farms are in various stages of planning.  While the Kansas Chapter of the Sierra Club believes that energy conservation is the top priority, we are strongly supportive of wind energy developmen
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Kansas Chapter Wind Power Position

Wind Energy – Kansas Chapter Position February 2010 Background Seven major wind farms have been built in Kansas, and currently a number of wind farms are in various stages of planning.  While the Kansas Chapter of the Sierra Club believes that energy conservation is the top prio
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