Tag: solar energy

Iola City Council members want to see the fine print before deciding whether they’ll endorse a proposed solar field project to add to the city’s energy portfolio. Council members voted 3-3 — requiring a tie-breaking…

Fourth-graders at Lincoln Elementary took advantage of last Friday’s scorching temps by conducting experiments with solar ovens. Teacher Lissa Manbeck guided her students through the learning process with the promise of solar s’mores as their…

BERLIN (AP) — Global energy-related emissions of heat-trapping carbon dioxide remained steady last year, with declines in rich countries balancing out a rise in poor nations, according to data published Tuesday. The International Energy Agency…

Federal officials plan to approve a massive solar farm with energy storage in the desert outside Las Vegas, paving the way for a $1-billion project that will provide electricity to Nevada residents served by billionaire…

Iola is a no-go for solar energy. Iola Council members Monday night rejected, 6-2, overtures from Westar to build a solar energy plant in town. Westar would have paid for construction of the plant, capable…

Iola City Council members were given their first glimpse Monday at what it would cost to add solar energy to the city’s electric portfolio. Now it’s up to the city to determine whether the cost…

LAHARPE — Dreams of starting up a wind farm and renewable energy technology program at LaHarpe’s Regional Rural Tech Center are one step closer to reality. Officials from EDP Renewables, which is ready to begin…