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Kansas Sticks to Dangerous Path to Build Expensive Coal Plant

KDHE gives Sunflower the Green Light to Build New Coal Plant at Holcomb, Ignoring Pollution and Rising Costs GARDEN CITY, KS — The Kansas Department of Health and Environment signed off on what promises to become Kansas’ most expensive power plant if the project proponent, Sunfl
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Sierra Club Files New Suit Over Kansas Coal Plant – KSN.com

http://ksn.com/2014/06/27/holcomb-power-plant-appealed-again/ HOLCOMB, Kansas– KDHE granted Sunflower Electric a new permit for their second coal fired power plant that was meant to address issues brought up by the Sierra Club in 2010. “The current permit and addendum that was granted
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Kansan featured in Sierra Magazine

Kansas Sierra Club Life Member Brad Bradley is featured in the July/August 2014 issue of Sierra magazine. Bradley received the 2013 Bates County (Mo.) Soil Conservation District Wildlife Habitat Award for his efforts at soil and water restoration on land that was polluted from decades
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Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act

Kanza Day II: Celebrating Kansas Wild Lands September 27, Black Hoof Park, Lenexa, KS Sierra Club celebrates the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Wilderness Act and the 40th anniversary of the Endangered Species Act! Sierra Club members and their guests are invited to meet at Oa
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Kansas Chapter Conservation Conference July 19

The Kansas Chapter is holding a Conservation Conference on July 19 as a response to your members’ requests at our 40th Anniversary Celebration!! last March.  The July 19 conference is designed to get member input and to share strategy and projects that will make the Kansas Chapt
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