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Spiritually Sustainable Shadowcliff

Although there were symbols of various faiths throughout Shadowcliff, meeting in the chapel and looking at the Rocky Mountains through the window added a spiritual quality to the discussion of sustainability and climate change.  After introductions and orientation, the Laws of Nature
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Top 10 Reasons Why It’s Green to Go Veggie

What we choose to eat is one of the most significant factors in the personal impact we have on the environment and the fastest path to climate change. A recent study, examining the impact of a typical week’s eating, showed that plant-based diets are better for the environment th
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2008 Community Forum on Kansas Environmental Issues

The 7th annual Community Forum on Kansas Environmental Issues sponsored by Kansas Natural Resource Council and the Prairie Village Environmental Committee and hosted by the Environmental Action Committee of Village Presbyterian Church, will be held: Thursday, October 9 Village Presbyt
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T. Boone and Me

Sweetwater, TX — Sweetwater was once known for hosting the world’s largest rattlesnake “roundup” — 12,000 reptiles every year.  Now it calls itself “the world’s wind capital” and, by the end of the year, turbines there will be pumping ou
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Kansas Utility Customers Yet To Enjoy Energy Star KCP&L Rebates

Terry Wiggins was already committed to upgrading the insulation in her home, so it was a pleasant surprise to learn that she could get a professional energy audit for free to help her determine the biggest insulating priorities. “I haven’t gone through a winter with the improvements y
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