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Kansas Energy News

June 2006

Five wind farm towers up in Spearville
(Dodge City Globe, June 29, 2006)
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Ethanol: separating facts from fiction
((Liberal, KS) Southwest Daily Times, June 28, 2006)

City approves water usage request for ethanol plant
((Liberal, KS) Southwest Daily Times, June 27, 2006)

College's wind program draws interest
(Hutchinson News, June 22, 2006)
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Pipeline tax 'windfall' gone with the wind?
(Clay Center Dispatch, June 22, 2006)

Gateway investors launch Orion
(Pratt Tribune, June 21, 2006)

County OKs permit for pilot biodiesel plant
(Dodge City Globe, June 20, 2006)
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Gasoline recovered at leak site decreasing
(Lawrence Journal-World, June 19, 2006)

Powered by Wind
(Dodge City Globe, June 17, 2006)
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Sebelius inaugurates wind energy facility
(Hutchinson News, June 17, 2006)
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Oakley, Midwest Energy to detail energy plant deal
(Hays Daily News, June 16, 2006)
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Funding secured for ethanol plant study
(Winfield Courier, June 16, 2006)

$85M ethanol plant to be built in Stevens County
(Hutchinson News, June 16, 2006)
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Rice: Ethanol plant is a win-win situation
((Liberal, KS) Southwest Daily Times, June 15, 2006)

Spearville wind farm dedication Friday
(Dodge City Globe, June 15, 2006)
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Hugoton considering ethanol plant
(Garden City Telegram, June 14, 2006)

Energy council adds legislators
(Hutchinson News, June 14, 2006)
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Ethanol growth fueling changes in corn, milo outlook
(Hillsboro Free Press, June 13, 2006)

Sebelius retools Kansas Energy Council
(Wichita Business Journal, June 13, 2006)

KCP&L takes on co-owners for Iatan 2 power plant
(Kansas City Star, June 13, 2006)
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Man fights the pain at the pump - Modified carburetor gets 45 mpg
(Topeka Capital-Journal, June 13, 2006)
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Governor says rural areas pose challenges
(Hutchinson News, June 11, 2006)
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The ethanol industry is booming
(Wichita Eagle, June 11, 2006)

Wind farm, company to energize county with $9.73M
(Hutchinson News, June 10, 2006)
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County approves donation agreement with KCPL
(Dodge City Globe, June 9, 2006)

Is ethanol the answer to the nation’s energy needs?
(Wellington Daily News, June 9, 2006)

Editorial: Ethanol Fuel -- Grow our own
(Topeka Capital-Journal, June 5, 2006)
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Farms topple energy costs
(Topeka Capital-Journal, June 1, 2006)
(Registration required)

May 2006

Roberts touches on new oil
(Topeka Capital-Journal, May 31, 2006)
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Tax breaks for refineries: Kansas law draws critics
(Kansas City Star, May 30, 2006)
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Governor to attend wind farm ceremony in Spearville
(Dodge City Globe, May 29, 2006)

Natural Gas Rates -- Missing numbers
(Topeka Capital-Journal, May 28, 2006)
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Energy shut-offs comparable to past
(Hays Daily News, May 26, 2006)
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No objections at ethanol hearing
(2nd page)
(Goodland Star-News, May 26, 2006)

Ethanol plants in the works for Haskell, Kearny counties among others
(Hutchinson News, May 25, 2006)
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SW Kan. expects ethanol plants
(Hutchinson News, May 25, 2006)
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Ethanol plant proposal dries up
(Garden City Telegram, May 24, 2006)

Leaked fuel still a concern
(Lawrence Journal-World, May 24, 2006)

Turbine energizes students at West
(Wichita Eagle, May 19, 2006)

Editorial: Ethanol incentive
(Hays Daily News, May 19, 2006)
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Oil company must pay $850,000 for reservation sales
(Topeka Capital-Journal, May 19, 2006)
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KGS to cut off service to Lake City
(Pratt Tribune, May 19, 2006)

Oakley ponders electricity sale
(Colby Free Press, May 18, 2006)

Midwest Energy offers extension on power plant deal
(Hays Daily News, May 18, 2006)
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Ethanol plant plans to break ground May 24
(Hutchinson News, May 18, 2006)
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Petrol Oil mines coal bed methane
(Johnson County Sun, May 18, 2006)

Equipment begins arriving for Spearville wind farm
(Wichita Eagle, May 17, 2006)

Westar to announce site of coal-fired power plant
(Wichita Eagle, May 17, 2006)

Suber: Ethanol may be here to stay
(Topeka Capital-Journal, May 17, 2006)
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KGS wants higher rates
(Topeka Capital-Journal, May 17, 2006)
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Giant wind farm blades arrive in Spearville
(Dodge City Globe, May 16, 2006)

Group forms in hopes of gaining ethanol plant
(Winfield Courier, May 16, 2006)

Kansas Gas seeks rate hike
(Wichita Eagle, May 16, 2006)

Prairie property owners harness energy
(El Dorado Times, May 15, 2006)

Oil industry fixing bird traps
(Pratt Tribune, May 15, 2006)

Wind farms spark wildlife concerns
(Wichita Eagle, May 13, 2006)

KDWP looking into how wind farms affect widllife
(Hays Daily News, May 12, 2006)
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Flint Hills wind farm sparks controversy
(Channel 49 ABC News, Topeka, May 12, 2006)

Energy center celebrates first step
(2nd page)
(Goodland Star-News, May 12, 2006)

Editorial: Renewable energy source
(Hutchinson News, May 12, 2006)
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Gasoline leak fuels neighbors’ fears
(Lawrence Journal-World, May 12, 2006)

Gasoline may have leaked farther than thought, KDHE says
(Lawrence Journal-World, May 11, 2006)

State Fair examines alternative energy options
(Hutchinson News, May 11, 2006)
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Ideas make it a little easier being green
(Lawrence Journal-World, May 11, 2006)

Big jump in energy costs plagues state fair
(Topeka Capital-Journal, May 11, 2006)
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3 plants near Goodland to make ethanol, biodiesel, more
(Wichita Eagle, May 10, 2006)

Tax break passed for oil companies
(Lawrence Journal-World, May 10, 2006)

Don't just get mad - Conserve
(Salina Journal, May 9, 2006)

Location Determines Effectiveness for Wind Energy
(KU Multimedia Reporting (Kuhr-Musser), May 8, 2006)

Elk River Wind Farm to be dedicated
(El Dorado Times, May 8, 2006)

El Dorado oil refinery plans $140M expansion
(Wichita Business Journal, May 5, 2006)

Winfield part of pool for electric power
(Winfield Courier, May 4, 2006)

Editorial: Carpooling saves gas
(Hutchinson News, May 3, 2006)
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43 homes are tested for leaking gasoline
(Lawrence Journal-World, May 3, 2006)

'Green' architecture way of future
(Sudbury, Ont. Northern Life, May 2, 2006)

Oil addiction has viable solutions
(University of Kansas Daily Kansan, May 1, 2006)

Wichita attorney named by Gov. Sebelius to energy council
(Wichita Business Journal, May 1, 2006)

U.S. Energy News

June 2006

Dick Morris: Gore, Hillary go where Bush fears to tread
(Goodland Star-News, June 30, 2006)

Commentary: Make biofuels profit farmers, not agbiz
(Topeka Capital-Journal, June 30, 2006)
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A Refinery Clears the Air to Grow Roses
(New York Times, June 30, 2006)
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Declare Energy Independence
(Mother Earth News, June/July 2006)

Alterman: Global Warming: Now’s the Time to Act
(Mother Earth News, June/July 2006)

New German Rule Could Increase Greenhouse Gas Emissions
(New York Times, June 29, 2006)
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Warming and the Whales
(San Francisco Chronicle, June 28, 2006)

David Horst column: To conserve is to be patriotic
(Appleton (Wis.) Post-Crescent, June 28, 2006)

Calls grow louder in Congress to revamp US energy policy
(Christian Science Monitor, June 28, 2006)

Energy Challenge: How to Cool a Planet (Maybe)
(New York Times, June 27, 2006)
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Justices Agree to Consider New Case on Emissions
(New York Times, June 27, 2006)
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Editorial: A Waste of Energy
(New York Times, June 26, 2006)
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Editorial: Ethanol is no solution for our energy woes
(The Hampton Roads (VA) Virginian-Pilot, June 26, 2006)

A Range of Estimates on Ethanol's Benefits
(New York Times, June 25, 2006)
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Energy Challenge: Boom in Ethanol Reshapes Economy of Heartland
(New York Times, June 25, 2006)
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Water needs may soon hamper ethanol plants
(Duluth (MN) News Tribune, June 25, 2006)

Greenland's Ice Sheet Is Slip-Sliding Away
(Los Angeles Times, June 25, 2006)
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Dulley: Concrete houses are strong, energy-efficient
(Wichita Eagle, June 24, 2006)

Ethanol: A thirsty fuel
(St. Paul Pioneer-Press, June 24, 2006)

It's Official: We live in hot times
(San Francisco Chronicle, June 23, 2006)

Energy Challenge: The Not So Good Earth
(New York Times, June 23, 2006)
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Panel Supports a Controversial Report on Global Warming
(New York Times, June 23, 2006)
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Goodell: Our Black Future
(New York Times, June 23, 2006)
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Lawmakers reach compromise on wind farm
(Kansas City Star, June 22, 2006)
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Relief for consumers as natural-gas prices drop
(Christian Science Monitor, June 21, 2006)

Morris: An Ear for the Market
(New York Times, June 21, 2006)
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Europe's Image Clashes With Reliance on Coal
(New York Times, June 20, 2006)
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Commentary: Clues from coal fields
(Christian Science Monitor, June 20, 2006)

Xcel: Delays in wind study may lead to higher power prices
(Wichita Eagle, June 17, 2006)

Quebec unveils carbon tax
(Toronto (Ont.) Globe and Mail, June 16, 2006)

The dirty truth about green fuel
(Pasadena (CA) Weekly, June 15, 2006)

Deming: The oil price bubble
(Washington Times, June 14, 2006)

Giuliani Says Nation Lacks Energy Policy
(New York Times, June 14, 2006)
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Power-use meters free to northern customers
(Toronto (Ont.) Star, June 13, 2006)

Why gasoline prices could ease soon
(Christian Science Monitor, June 12, 2006)

Energy Challenge: Pollution From Chinese Coal Casts a Global Shadow
(New York Times, June 11, 2006)
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Sustainable Architecture Can Help Reduce Carbon Dioxide Emissions
(Washington Post, June 10, 2006)
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Renewables: 25% of energy use in '25?
(Christian Science Monitor, June 9, 2006)

Debate Over Wind Power Creates Environmental Rift
(New York Times, June 6, 2006)
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One Farm Town's Drive for Energy Independence
(New York Times, June 4, 2006)
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Second Homes That Put Ecology First
(New York Times, June 2, 2006)
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Oil giant Chevron gives biofuel a try
New business unit explores ethanol, biodiesel, as environmentalists warn of 'greenwashing'
(San Francisco Chronicle, June 1, 2006)

May 2006

Bush energy plan whacks conservation
(Christian Science Monitor, May 31, 2006)

Canada Pays Environmentally for U.S. Oil Thirst
(Washington Post, May 31, 2006)
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2 Studies Link Global Warming to Greater Power of Hurricanes
(New York Times, May 31, 2006)
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Energy Challenge: The Greener Guys
(New York Times, May 30, 2006)
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Editorial: Energy Shortage
(New York Times, May 30, 2006)
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Commentary: Consider responsible drilling on US soil
(Christian Science Monitor, May 30, 2006)

Energy Challenge: 2 Industry Leaders Bet on Coal but Split on Cleaner Approach
(New York Times, May 28, 2006)
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Dulley: Tap the sun to produce your electricity with photovoltaics
(Wichita Eagle, May 27, 2006)

House OKs Arctic drilling again -- future is dim in Senate
(San Francisco Chronicle, May 26, 2006)

Editorial: Enron: Guilty!
(San Francisco Chronicle, May 26, 2006)

Where gas already costs $4 a gallon
(Christian Science Monitor, May 26, 2006)

Enough coal on hand to keep US cool?
(Christian Science Monitor, May 25, 2006)

Solution to Greenhouse Gases Is New Nuclear Plants, Bush Says
(New York Times, May 25, 2006)
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Editorial: Corn Laws for the 21st Century
(New York Times, May 22, 2006)
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Letheby: Corn ethanol isn't all it's cracked up to be
(Salt Lake Tribune, May 19, 2006)

They Tilt and Whirl While Spinning Off Cash
(New York Times, May 17, 2006)
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Fuel from corn - an ethanol primer
(Kansas City Star, May 17, 2006)
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Kudlow: Why $3 gas won't slow the US economy
(Christian Science Monitor, May 15, 2006)

Newest hot spot for oil production: Canada
(Christian Science Monitor, May 12, 2006)

Editorial: Corn lobby's tall tale of a gas substitute
(Christian Science Monitor, May 12, 2006)

Congress considers hydrogen prize
House OKs program to reward researchers who find ways to end fossil-fuel dependence
(San Francisco Chronicle, May 11, 2006)

Editorial: The GOP gets pumped
(San Francisco Chronicle, May 11, 2006)

Commentary: Ethanol fumes
(Washington Times, May 10, 2006)

A light with a bright future
(Christian Science Monitor, May 10, 2006)

High price of oil alarms even OPEC
(Christian Science Monitor, May 10, 2006)

Editorial: Cape Wind and pork-barrel politics
(Washington Times, May 8, 2006)

The next X-Prize: How about a 250 m.p.g. car?
(Christian Science Monitor, May 8, 2006)

A push for cars to get better gas mileage
(Christian Science Monitor, May 8, 2006)

Gas prices fuel telecommuting
(Christian Science Monitor, May 8, 2006)

Ask home seller for utility bills, get energy audit
(Wichita Eagle, May 7, 2006)

Officals move to protect Cape Cod project
(Kansas City Star, May 5, 2006)
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$100 Rebate: Rise and Fall of G.O.P. Idea
(New York Times, May 5, 2006)
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Trade winds' slowdown backs warming theory
(San Francisco Chronicle, May 4, 2006)

Samuelson: How We Got to $3 a Gallon
(Washington Post, May 3, 2006)
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Applebaum: Dishonest Energy Debate
(Washington Post, May 3, 2006)
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GOP drops tax plan that upset oil firms
(San Francisco Chronicle, May 2, 2006)

Editorial: The Circle of Crude
(New York Times, May 2, 2006)
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10 States, in Challenge to U.S., Plan Suit to Force Better Mileage Rules for S.U.V.'s
(New York Times, May 2, 2006)
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Hydrogen fuel far from ready for prime time
(San Francisco Chronicle, May 1, 2006)

 

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