coal free mizzou http://kbia.org en Coal Free Mizzou calls for cleaner energy sources in Missouri http://kbia.org/post/coal-free-mizzou-calls-cleaner-energy-sources-missouri <p></p><p></p><p>Missouri social justice advocates are calling for communities to transform energy economies into clean, climate-friendly ones. The organization Coal Free Mizzou hosted a panel Tuesday to encourage the use of energy-renewable sources such as solar, wind and geothermal options, rather than nuclear and fossil fuels.</p> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 13:36:42 +0000 rachel wittel 31785 at http://kbia.org Coal Free Mizzou calls for cleaner energy sources in Missouri Students lobby UM Curators over coal power plant http://kbia.org/post/students-lobby-um-curators-over-coal-power-plant <p>Student advocacy group Coal Free Mizzou presented the MU Board of Curators today with 3,000 student signatures asking the University of Missouri to transition from coal to clean energy. Thu, 13 Sep 2012 22:38:00 +0000 Lee Jian Chung 21145 at http://kbia.org Students lobby UM Curators over coal power plant Coal Free Mizzou speaks to Board of Curators http://kbia.org/post/coal-free-mizzou-speaks-board-curators <p>The group “Coal Free Mizzou” is planning to lobby directly to the Board of Curators as it meets Thursday on MU’s campus.</p><p>The goal of the group is to promote clean energy and get the university to shut down the coal-fired power plant on campus. But group spokesperson Kelsey Wingo says students are not allowed to put items on the Board of Curators agenda, so they have to get the message out in a different way.</p> Thu, 13 Sep 2012 16:46:54 +0000 Emily Potthast 21104 at http://kbia.org Coal Free Mizzou speaks to Board of Curators