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Energy & Natural Resources

2006 Session - January through May

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to AGING, June through December, 2006.

The Clippings books are available for use in the library. You may photocopy articles from the books. If you have questions regarding this collection please feel free to contact State Library staff. Contact information is found at the top and bottom of this page.

The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue


John Christoffersen
Debate swirls as wind power grows
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/2/2006

Dan Margolies
Refinery will grow
Kansas City Star, 1/4/2006 [Newsbank article]

Steve Painter
Sebelius proposes state aid for heat bills
Wichita Eagle, 1/4/2006 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
Energy will be burning issue
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/5/2006

Sarah Kessinger
State last in promotion of energy conservation
Garden City Telegram, 1/6/2006

Sarah Kessinger
State last in promotion of energy conservation
Hays Daily News, 1/6/2006 [Newsbank article]

Sarah Kessinger
Kansas energy: Legislators seek direction
Garden City Telegram, 1/7/2006

Sarah Kessinger
Lawmakers seek direction on energy
Hutchinson News, 1/7/2006

John D. Montgomery
Energy-savvy [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 1/8/2006 [Newsbank article]

Sloan energized
Lawrence Journal World, 1/16/2006

Phyllis Jacobs Griekspoor
Oil, gas uptick boys Kansas
Wichita Eagle, 1/17/2006

Tim Carpenter
Goal: Conserve, produce
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/21/2006

Amy Bickel
Cost of natural gas continues to drive farmers away from irrigation
Hutchinson News, 1/29/2006

J-W Editorials
Flip the switch [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 2/1/2006

Sarah Kessinger
Panel eyes Kan. biodiesel production
Hutchinson News, 2/1/2006 [Newsbank article]

Sarah Kessinger
Farmers call for fuel plant subsidy
Garden City Telegram, 2/1/2006

Jon Ruhlen
Case may affect coal-bed operations
Parsons Sun, 2/2/2006 [Newsbank article]

Methane ruling may set precedent
Lawrence Journal World, 2/3/2006

Phyllis Jacobs Griekspoor
Bio-based fuels get legislative kick-start
Wichita Eagle, 2/8/2006 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Kansas gas oil increased in value
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/18/2006

Associated Press
Kansas' production of oil, gas increases
Hutchinson News, 2/18/2006

Kathy Hanks
Western Kansas oil communities see a boom time
Hutchinson News, 2/19/2006 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Ness County seeing oil boom
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/21/2006

Associated Press
New evidence of oil boom is found in Ness County
Lawrence Journal World, 2/21/2006

Scott Rothschild
Proposal for state energy advisory panel rejected
Lawrence Journal World, 2/27/2006

Sarah Kessinger
Kansas lags in energy conservation
Hutchinson News, 4/16/2006

Ron Knox
Experts: Reliance on oil must end
Lawrence Journal World, 4/30/2006

P.J. Griekspoor
Oil activity continues to increase in Kansas
Wichita Eagle, 5/16/2006 [Newsbank article]

Tim Vandenack
Ethanol plant plans to break ground May 24
Hutchinson News, 5/18/2006 [Newsbank article]

Tim Vandenack
SW Kan. expects ethanol plants
Hutchinson News, 5/25/2006 [Newsbank article]

Mary Clarkin
Lyons gets help for gas system
Hutchinson News, 5/28/2006 [Newsbank article]

Charlene Scott
Governor to attend wind farm ceremony in Spearville
Dodge City Daily Globe, 5/29/2006

Jim Sullinger
Tax breaks for refineries: Kansas law draws critics
Kansas City Star, 5/30/2006 [Newsbank article]

Jim Sullinger
A big tax break for small oil
Wichita Eagle, 5/30/2006 [Newsbank article]

Tax breaks for Kansas [cartoon]
Kansas City Star, 5/31/2006

Fixing leaky gas lines
Hutchinson News, 5/31/2006 [Newsbank article]



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