Planet Kansas News

Voice of the Kansas Sierra Club

Dear Coal Fighters: Coal losing its grip!

Dear Coal Fighters, Thought y’all might be interested in the latest data we have collected here at the Sierra Club about our collective efforts in the electric sector to date. You will recall those dark days in 2009 and 2010 when the coal industry summarily trashed our efforts t
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Field Notes from the DD… The Real Death Star

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Hog Producer expands again in Greeley Co. to 330,000 mature hogs

Hog Producer expands again in Greeley Co. to 330,000 mature hogs will generate waste equivalent to a city of one million people: See the following below: 1. October 8, 2015 press press release and fact sheet; 2. October 8, 2015 Chapter comment to KDHE on permit application; 3. Novembe
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Kansas Art Teacher Recognized for Sierra Club Education Grant

Tracy Collins, who teaches at Clearwater Middle School, received a 2015 Kansas Sierra Club Education Grant to purchase equipment and supplies for her students to create artworks depicting carbon footprints. She has been recognized with a write-up in the Wichita Times-Sentinel, and she
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