Planet Kansas News

Voice of the Kansas Sierra Club

High Plains Ogallala aquifer

Too many users and too little water.  Here are some solutions.   Seven of the 13 water projects are focused on the High Plains aquifer region. The aquifer is the source of water critical to the economic and social well-being of western Kansas.  The state’s past policies that fost
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Water Plan Projects Initiative

Solutions for all Kansans to unfinished water business Water projects that will make short and long-term differences in the lives of Kansans are ready to be put into action by the state’s water agencies and partners. The Water Plan Projects Initiative sets out projects to conserve and
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Kansas Wind Energy 2002 Conference Article

Kansas Wind Energy 2002 will be held in Lawrence, Kansas, on October 1-2, 2002. Expecting large participation, the conference is a third in a series sponsored by the Kansas Corporation Commission’s (KCC) Energy Programs and Department. of Energy’s Wind Powering America. Ka
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Testimony on HB 2713 by Bill Griffith February 11, 2002

Testimony on HB 2713 by Bill Griffith February 11, 2002 Thank you Mr. Chairman and members of the committee for the opportunity to speak on behalf of HB 2713. I am here today representing the Kansas Chapter of the Sierra Club and the Heartland Renewable Energy Society. We are in favor
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Testimony on HB 2631 by Bill Griffith February 4, 2002

Testimony on HB 2631 by Bill Griffith February 4, 2002 HB 2631 would allow rural landowners to form cooperatives for the express purpose of marketing renewable energy from their land. Thank you Mr. Chairman and members of the committee for the opportunity to speak on behalf of HB 2631
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