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Kansas Sierra Club accepting applications for 2015-16 Environmental Education Grants

The Kansas Sierra Club is now accepting applications for 2015-16 Environmental Grants. Certified teachers in Kansas School Districts may apply for grants ranging from $250 to $1,000 to support teaching and classroom activities that engage students in the issue of climate change and it
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A small-town Kansas bank is helping lead a solar revolution

The Kansas Sierra Club and Cromwell Solar have entered into a partnership in which Cromwell is making a significant donation to support the Kansas Chapter for each sale or lease to a Sierra Club member or friend of Sierra Club. See details from our joint promotion Posted on 12/11/2014
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Southwind Holiday Party (Wichita), December 13

SOUTHWIND HOLIDAY PARTY Friday, December 12, 2014 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm Renfro Studio, 612 E Douglas, Wichita Bring your favorite holiday potluck dish and beverage (alcohol is fine as long as it arrives unopened) Meat will be provided. $5 suggested donation. Hope you can join us for mus
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NRDC Press Release – EPA’s Plan to Curb Carbon Pollution Can Save Billions

Electricity Sector Can Save Nearly $2 billion in 2020, $6.4 billion in 2030 WASHINGTON (November 19, 2014) – The Environmental Protection Agency’s proposal to curb carbon pollution from  power plants overestimates the electric power industry’s compliance costs by as much as $9 billion
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Within 2 years, a quarter of the world’s carbon emissions are likely to be priced – Grist

See the article at at By David Rob
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