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Kansas Energy News

August 2004

New program helps with heating bills
(Salina Journal, August 29, 2004)

Oil completions
(Hutchinson News, August 29, 2004)

Suber: Kansas to have its wind towers and tallgrass, too
(Newton Kansan, August 26, 2004)

Governor tours Gray County
(Garden City Telegram, August 25, 2004)

Leaders hope summit fuels energy efforts
(Lawrence Journal-World, August 25, 2004)

Seeing green in Gray
(Hutchinson News, August 25, 2004)

Kansas begins tapping oil trapped in old field
(Wichita Eagle, August 22, 2004)

Oil completions
(Hutchinson News, August 22, 2004)

Companies appeal oil and gas values
(Garden City Telegram, August 21, 2004)

Gas, oil price boom pays off for SW Kansas
(Hutchinson News, August 21, 2004)

Krishtalka: Environmental family values
(Lawrence Journal-World, August 19, 2004)

Oil price keeps rising, duo bets
(Wichita Eagle, August 17, 2004)

Heating bills could be on the rise
(Garden City Telegram, August 16, 2004)

Area utility pushes for recycling in county
(Wichita Eagle, August 16, 2004)

The uphill battle for ethanol
(Salina Journal, August 15, 2004)

Editorial: Kansas losing the race to harness wind
(Wichita Eagle, August 15, 2004)

Oil completions
(Hutchinson News, August 15, 2004)

Solar-powered mission
(Hutchinson News, August 14, 2004)

Local investors open ethanol station
(Clay Center Dispatch, August 13, 2004)

County planners still wrangling over wind farm regs
(Manhattan Mercury, August 10, 2004)
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Pipeline pumps in 400 employees
(Garden City Telegram, August 10, 2004)

Aquila warns of rising gas prices
(Lawrence Journal-World, August 10, 2004)

Kansas blown away in wind-energy race
(Wichita Eagle, August 8, 2004)

Oil completions
(Hutchinson News, August 8, 2004)

Wind farm renditions: adjusting for scale
(Manhattan Mercury, August 6, 2004)
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Wind farm suit filed in Wabaunsee County
(Manhattan Mercury, August 6, 2004)
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Winter gas bills expected to jump
(Hutchinson News, August 6, 2004)

A squall arises over wind power in Kansas
(Kansas City Star, August 2, 2004)
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Oil completions
(Hutchinson News, August 1, 2004)

July 2004

Sebelius selects KU geologist to serve as state's energy adviser
(Lawrence Journal-World, July 31, 2004)

Bike plan due for retooling
(Lawrence Journal-World, July 28, 2004)

Platte County plant opponents bring up important questions
(Kansas City Dispatch Tribune, July 28, 2004)

Petrol signs deal to sell Kansas gas
(Petroleum News, July 25, 2004)

Oil completions
(Hutchinson News, July 25, 2004)

New council to develop statewide energy policy
(Hutchinson News, July 20, 2004)

Plans for ethanol road in limbo
(Pratt Tribune, July 19, 2004)

Coal Bed Methane – new life for an old industry.
(NaturalGasStocks.com, July 2004)

Oil completions
(Hutchinson News, July 18, 2004)

Duo promoting trail linking Wakarusa, Kaw
(Lawrence Journal-World, July 17, 2004)

EPA considers clean air lawsuit against Westar
(Topeka Capital-Journal, July 16, 2004)
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In our view: Wind farms of the future
(Joplin (MO) Globe, July 14, 2004)

Wind Power Fuss Blows Hard
(AAPG Explorer, July 2004)

Damage Control:
Great Plains Energy has surrendered to opponents of its new coal-burning power plants.  Or has it?
(The Pitch, July 8-14, 2004)

Wind energy debate shifts
(Topeka Capital-Journal, July 11, 2004)
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Operators concerned wind towers would destroy serenity in Flint Hills
(Topeka Capital-Journal, July 11, 2004)
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Lawrence wind power company biding time on Flint Hills project
(Lawrence Journal-World, July 11, 2004)

Wind energy advocate still seeks deal with Wabaunsee County
(Topeka Capital-Journal, July 10, 2004)
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Oil completions
(Hutchinson News, July 11, 2004)

Clean fuel will clear campus of black bus smoke
(Lawrence Journal-World, July 10, 2004)

Kansas oil drillings nearing record
(Hutchinson News, July 8, 2004)

Biodiesel decreases pollution, gas usage
(KU Daily Kansan, July 7, 2004)

County reviews final report
(El Dorado Times, July 6, 2004)
(Subscription after 1st day)

Bicyclists brave traffic, weather to ride to work
(Wichita Eagle, July 6, 2004)

June gasoline prices in Hutch drop after May's all-time high
(Hutchinson News, July 5, 2004)

Wind energy gains force
Kansas University graduates promote alternative source of fuel
(Lawrence Journal-World, July 4, 2004)

Oil completions
(Hutchinson News, July 4, 2004)

Wind trumps second coal plant
(Kansas City Star, July 2, 2004)
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Reduce energy use to cut bills
(Hutchinson News, July 2, 2004)

Schools starts energy project
(Basehor Sentinel, July 1, 2004)

BPU says it can't keep up; hopes riding on substation
(Basehor Sentinel, July 1, 2004)

Official discusses use of ethanol
(Pittsburg Morning Sun, July 1, 2004)

Wind farms grab commission's attention
(El Dorado Times, July 1, 2004)
(Subscription after 1st day)

U.S. Energy News

August 2004

Abandoned mine cleanup in peril
(Charleston (WV) Gazette, August 31, 2004)

Beck: Oil prices may send economy into reruns
(Topeka Capital-Journal, August 29, 2004)
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Easy-to-build solar water heater cuts energy costs
(Wichita Eagle, August 28, 2004)

Is rising oil price portending a recession?
(Wichita Eagle, August 24, 2004)

Editorial: Roadblock at Yucca Mountain
(New York Times, August 23, 2004)
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Rising gasoline, heating oil prices likely
(Wichita Eagle, August 22, 2004)

Oil Shock' Has Some Economists Worried
(Washington Post, August 20, 2004)
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Ignatius: As Oil Prices Boil . . .
(Washington Post, August 20, 2004)
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Second Explosion Rocks Gas Storage Facility in Texas
(Washington Post, August 20, 2004)
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Oil's new high may persist
(Christian Science Monitor, Aug. 19, 2004)

Cowen: Global warming's surprising fallout
(Christian Science Monitor, Aug. 19, 2004)

Heating-oil prices to stay hot for winter
(Christian Science Monitor, Aug. 18, 2004)

Appalachia Is Paying Price for White House Rule Change
(Washington Post, August 17, 2004)
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Calif. Legislature defeats incentives to spur solar homes
(Wichita Eagle, August 13, 2004)

Xcel to seek wind-power bids
(Denver Post, Aug. 13, 2004)

Editorial: Spoils of Pricier Oil
(Christian Science Monitor, Aug. 13, 2004)

When the Power Goes Out, the Sun Still Rise
(New York Times, August 12, 2004)
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Kudlow: Solving the Oil Crisis
(Washington Times, August 12, 2004)

Cal. Legislature pushes incentives to spur solar homes
(Wichita Eagle, August 11, 2004)

Power to the people: Proponents lobby lawmakers for $1 billion solar bill
(San Francisco Chronicle, August 11, 2004)

Federal Program promotes ethanol production
(Council Bluffs (IA) Daily Nonpareil, August 11, 2004)

Supply concerns send oil prices to new high
(Lawrence Journal-World, August 10, 2004)

Mike Ivey: As crude prices soar, 'Peak Oil' looms
(Madison (WI) Capital Times, Aug. 10, 2004)

Redford: Sun power rises from the west
(San Francisco Chronicle, August 9, 2004)

Long: Building a Greener Car
(San Francisco Chronicle, August 9, 2004)

Wave power plan gets a test: Town hopes new device will tap surf for energy
(San Francisco Chronicle, August 4, 2004)

Utilities promote 'time of day' rates to conserve power
(Long Island Newsday, August 3, 2004)

July 2004

Electric cars that pay
(Christian Science Monitor, July 29, 2004)

USDA study finds ethanol an efficient energy source
(Wichita Eagle, July 25, 2004)

Dulley: Solar-powered attic fans will help keep the house cooler
(Wichita Eagle, July 24, 2004)

West: Paying the Pumper
(Washington Post, July 23, 2004)
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Volatile fuel prices send FPL to ridgelines and plains for power.
(Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel, July 18, 2004)

Duo promoting trail linking Wakarusa, Kaw
(Lawrence Journal-World, July 17, 2004)

EPA's m.p.g. ratings get an inspection
(Christian Science Monitor, July 15, 2004)

Soaring Oil Prices, but No New Boom in Houston
(New York Times, July 14, 2004)
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Editorial: Signs of Energy
(New York Times, July 12, 2004)
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Editorial: Yucca Mountain
(Washington Post, July 11, 2004)
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Gas prices may be high, but new refineries cost even more
(Wichita Eagle, July 11 2004)

Babbitt: Another Attack on the Arctic
(New York Times, July 8, 2004)
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Dulley: Properly placed trees cut cooling costs
(Wichita Eagle, July 3, 2004)

Farmers Eager to Cash in on Wind
(Wichita Eagle, July 2, 2004)

Energy costs start to trickle down
(Wichita Eagle, July 2, 2004)

 

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External Archives and Other Resources

Sustainable Minnesota's Energy News archive

Washington Post Energy article archive

Washington Post Energy Special Report

California 'Power Crisis' coverage - 2001, CNN.com

California Energy Crisis - L.A. Times

Washington Post: 'Enron Probe'

Washington Post: 'The Energy Crisis: California and Beyond'

Dust, deception and death Louisville Courier-Journal series on black lung

Archives for articles on the proposed Duluth (MN) to Wausau (WI) power line

Archives on the proposed DM&E rail line expansion - coal train, Rochester, MN

Lawrence Journal-World's Gasoline prices archive

Natural Gas, Unnatural Prices
1998 Kansas City Star series

World Energy News



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