alternative fuels http://kcur.org en Why Cutting The Ethanol Mandate May Not Ruin The Rural Economy http://kcur.org/post/why-cutting-ethanol-mandate-may-not-ruin-rural-economy <p style="margin-bottom: 12px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-family: 'PT Sans', sans-serif; line-height: 15px;">The EPA wants to roll back the amount of ethanol mixed into the fuel supply for 2014, worrying farmers across the Corn Belt. Ethanol supporters warn that if the EPA follows through, the rural economy will take the fall. But many economists predict a soft landing.</p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 13:28:42 +0000 Grant Gerlock 50808 at http://kcur.org Why Cutting The Ethanol Mandate May Not Ruin The Rural Economy Saving The Environment With Policy And Protest http://kcur.org/post/saving-environment-policy-and-protest <p></p><p>If commitment was all it took to reverse global warming and stop pollution of of land, air and water, then <strong>Robert F. Kennedy, Jr</strong>. and <strong>Bill McKibben</strong> would be considered environmental superheroes.</p><p></p> Sun, 22 Sep 2013 15:07:00 +0000 Steve Kraske & Danie Alexander 43969 at http://kcur.org Saving The Environment With Policy And Protest Kansas City Buses Will Say Goodbye To Diesel http://kcur.org/post/kansas-city-buses-will-say-goodbye-diesel <p>The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority , or ATA, is phasing itself out of the diesel bus business. Fri, 26 Apr 2013 22:05:08 +0000 Dan Verbeck 35775 at http://kcur.org Kansas City Buses Will Say Goodbye To Diesel From Steam To Diesel To . . . Natural Gas? http://kcur.org/post/steam-diesel-natural-gas <p>In the history of the locomotive, <strong>natural gas may prove to be as game-changing to the railroad industry</strong> in this century as diesel was in the last.<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p> Sun, 10 Mar 2013 23:00:01 +0000 Steve Kraske & Danie Alexander 33204 at http://kcur.org From Steam To Diesel To . . . Natural Gas?