Planet Kansas News

Voice of the Kansas Sierra Club

KDHE gives Sunflower the Green Light to Build New Coal Plant at Holcomb, Ignoring Pollution and Rising Costs

TOPEKA, KS – Today, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) signed off on what promises to become Kansas’ most expensive power plant if the project proponent, Sunflower Electric Cooperative, chooses to risk moving ahead with the plant despite a long list of remain
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Hands Across the Land – Keystone Pipeline Rally – Metro KC – Sat May 17

End Big Oil’s Control of our Democracy.  Say #NOKXL! We must go out of our way and interrupt our daily lives so that dirty fuels STAY IN THE GROUND.  We are not doing enough to make the transition to cleaner fuels.  This is an opportunity to speak out.  Please join us.  Craig Wo
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Hands Across the Sand and the Land – Keystone Rally – May 17

Wichita, KS Kansas/Oklahoma #No KXL & Flanagan South Hands Across the Land May 17, 2014 at 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM The Keeper of the Plains 605 N. Seneca Street, Wichita, Kansas Sponsored by the Kansas Sierra Club, Oklahoma Sierra Club and Friends Say NO to dirty fuels and YES to clean
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Scientists race to develop farm animals to survive climate change – LATimes.com

http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-climate-chickens-20140504-story.html#page=1 When a team of researchers from the University of Delaware traveled to Africa two years ago to search for exemplary chickens, they weren’t looking for plump thighs or delicious eggs. They were seekin
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Robert Eye and Craig Volland to Address our Toxic Legacy, May 7, 7:00 pm, Central Resource Library

Two respected environmentalists Robert Eye and Craig Volland will discuss the toxic legacy we have created and may be leaving for our children. Central Resource Library Large Meeting Room 9875 W 87th St, O.P. KS 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm See the PDF flyer below for futher details. Toxic
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