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Chapter Comments on Definition of “Waters of the United States Under the Clean Water Act”

Chapter Chair Yvonne Cather has submitted comments to the EPA and teh US Army Corps of Engineers regarding the proposed definition of “Waters of the United States Under the Clean Water Act.”  See the PDF below. KS Sierra Club WatersUS2014 Comments
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4th Annual Winter Solstice Family Festival

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Fossil fuel subsidies dig world into economic, environmental hole – RENewEconomy.com

Go to http://reneweconomy.com.au/2014/fossil-fuel-subsidies-dig-world-into-economic-environmental-hole-84009 to see this on the RENewEconomy website By Sophie Vorrath on 13 November 2014 In the same week that a new study found that G20 nations, including Australia, were providing $US8
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Chris Hayes – All In on MSNBC explain new China deal on climate change – Video

Two important videos that do a great job of explaining the new deal with climate change, how this debunks the GOP argument against climate change, the inside story from the white house, and Josh Fox from the GasLand videos.  More info on agreement at http://kansas.sierraclub.org/?p=44
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Study: Energy storage will soon replace peaker plants – UtilityDive.com

See this article at UtilityDive.com at http://www.utilitydive.com/news/study-energy-storage-will-soon-replace-peaker-plants/332588/By Robert Walton | November 13, 2014 Dive Brief: Energy storage options will be competitive or cheaper than the majority of simple cycle combustion turbin
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