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Stanford study shows how to power California with wind, water and sun – Stanford News

from http://news.stanford.edu/news/2014/july/clean-energy-california-072414.html Editors note: At the end of the article is a link to link to recommendations for all states, including Kansas. New research outlines the path to a possible future for California in which renewable energy
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Americans for Prosperity mailer part of smear campaign, says Kansas GOP legislator seeking re-election – Wichita Eagle

See the article on the Wichita Eagle here: http://www.kansas.com/2014/07/18/3558963/americans-for-prosperity-mailer.html Note: Stephanie Clayton is endorsed by the Kansas Sierra Club. By Bryan Lowry Eagle Topeka bureau Published Friday, July 18, 2014, at 6:49 p.m. It’s primary season.
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HRES Workshop: Clipboard Home Energy Checklist – Sat July 26, 2 pm

Heartland Renewable Energy Society Workshop Clipboard Home Energy Checklist Saturday, July 26, 2:00 pm Leawood Pioneer Library 4700 Town Center Dr, Leawood, KS Are you ready to do something, anything, to reduce your home’s energy bills? Reduce your carbon emissions? Save some mo
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Kansas Chapter Announces Endorsements for 2014 Primaries

Endorsements for incumbents are based on voting records on a list of issues of importance to the Sierra Club, including the Renewable Portfolio Standards for adoption of renewable energy into the grid, which has been at issue in the legislature each of the past three sessions. Endorse
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ALERT: Get on the Bus to the People’s Climate March, Sept 20-21

Editors note: See an important message from Michael Brune, Sierra Club Executive Director. This is an invitation to change everything. In September, world leaders are coming to New York City for a UN summit on the climate crisis. UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is urging governments
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