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newKansas Geothermal Projects, KEIN

Geothermal Energy and Heat Pump Potential in Kansas, KGS

Kansas Geothermal Resources - Info from EREN, includes a geothermal map

Regional Heat Flow Data Base - Kansas database for 1989 and 1996,
Source: Southern Methodist University Geothermal Laboratory

National Geothermal Data System, DOE-funded


newFlaming's Inc. - Marion, KS

newFree Energy - Independence, MO

Ground Source, Inc. - Holton

Larsen & Associates - Lawrence

Evans Energy Development - Paola

ECS Geothermal - Smithville, MO


Ikea in Merriam completes another step for its fall opening
(Kansas City Star, June 10, 2014)

Chatham (Ill.) school a featured site on geothermal tour
(Springfield (Ill.) State Journal-Register, Sept. 19, 2013)

ClimateMaster donates 300th geothermal system to Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity
(Oklahoma City Oklahoman, Sept. 12, 2013)

Official: Geothermal system will save money
(Edmond (Ok.) Sun, Sept. 6, 2013)

VideoTracking Geothermal Energy Sources
(Arizona Public Media, May 7, 2013)

Deep heat
(Salina Journal, Feb. 16, 2012)

KU begins work on geothermal energy project
(Lawrence Journal-World, June 18, 2010)

Westar installing geothermal climate-control system at new service center
(Lawrence Journal-World, Aug. 13, 2008)

Landmark drills down for efficiency
(Lawrence Journal-World, May 2, 2008)

Mining heat from the earth? New technology shows promise.
(Christian Science Monitor, Feb. 7, 2007)

US to cut funds for two renewable energy sources
(Christian Science Monitor, Sept. 15, 2006)

Texas could hit renewable energy goal this year
(The Kansas City Star , March 29, 2005)

A hotbed of energy waits to be tapped in Indonesia
(Christian Science Monitor, Dec. 9, 2004)



Alternative Energy Solutions, Wichita. Company specializes in gasification of biomass.

Prairie Grass Pellet Energy - K-State and Coriolis (Lawrence)

K-State Engineering Extension Biomass information

Kansas Primary Forest Products Industry and Timber Use, 1980

Kansas Bioenergy Resources, EREN

Western Regional Biomass Energy Program - Includes Kansas

Demonstration and Commercial Production of Biomass for Energy - ORNL

Growing Energy on the Farm: Biomass Energy and Agriculture, Union of Concerned Scientists

Kansas Bioenergy Resources - EERE

Wood-firing Resources - Greenwood Technologies

Current News

Kansas News

Sklar: An urgent Apollo project here on Earth
(Topeka Capital-Journal, March 8, 2004)

World News

Harnessing the Wind
(Ecohome Magazine, March 1, 2011)

Off Oregon's coast, researchers hope to pump electricity from surf to turf
(Christian Science Monitor, Sept. 15, 2006)

Germany shines a beam on the future of energy
(San Francisco Chronicle, Dec. 20, 2004)


Commentary: A Call for Domestic Renewable Energy
(Washington Post, September 19, 2006)
(Registration required)

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

News Archives

Renewable Energy Archives -High Country News

Methane Digesters


Consumer Energy Information Brief: Methane (Biogas) from Anaerobic Digesters, U.S. DOE-EREN

Vermont Methane Pilot Project, Vermont Department of Agriculture


Bollinger and Wiser et al., PTC, ITC, or Cash Grant? An Analysis of the Choice Facing Renewable Power Projects in the United States
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, NREL/TP-6A2-45359, March 2009, 19 p.

When kitchen waste isn't wasted
(San Francisco Chronicle, Oct. 25, 2006)

Central Valley dairy farmer shows UN delegates how he got off the grid
((Stockton, CA) Central Valley Business Times, June 26, 2006)

Symposium outlines possible use for manure
(The Garden City Telegram, Nov. 2, 2005)

Symposium explores methane as an energy source
(The Hutchinson News, Nov. 2, 2005)

PG&E vs. cow power: Dairy farmers say the utility opposes energy from methane gas
(San Francisco Chronicle, June 27, 2004)

Cows to heat homes
(High Country News, Nov. 19, 2001)

(The (Minneapolis, MN) City Pages, Sept 13, 2000)

General Renewables Info

American Energy: The Renewable Path to Energy Security - Center for American Progress and Worldwatch Institute

Energy Tax Incentives - Tax Incentives Assistance Project, information on how to use tax incentives for new renewable energy projects

Kansas Renewable Energy Working Group - homepage (defunct)

KREWG Fall 2002 newsletter - Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader to view

Kansas Energy Alternatives, EREN

Renewable Energy and Agriculture: A Natural Fit, Union of Concerned Scientists

Renewable Energy map for U.S. West North Central Division, EIA

KEIN Green Tags page

Links to Other Resources

Shell International Renewables - Renewable energy links

Renewable Energy Companies

Advanced Alternative Energy Corp., Distributed power technologies using municipal waste and biomass
Lawrence, KS

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