people's visioning http://kbia.org en Columbia City Council authorizes the building of a natural gas fueling station http://kbia.org/post/columbia-city-council-authorizes-building-natural-gas-fueling-station <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Columbia City Council authorized a license agreement with a California-based fuel company to build and operate a compressed natural gas fueling station on City-owned property Tuesday night.</span></p><p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 13:41:25 +0000 Katie Moeller 40012 at http://kbia.org Columbia City Council authorizes the building of a natural gas fueling station Mid-Mo organizers call for organic agriculture to promote health, environment http://kbia.org/post/mid-mo-organizers-call-organic-agriculture-promote-health-environment <p>A group of Columbia activists are promoting organic agricultural practices as a way to improve community health and the environment. The Columbia Climate Change Coalition met Thursday, June 20, to discuss ways to better the environment through organic agriculture.</p><p>The Columbia Climate Change Coalition is part of Peoples’ Visioning, which is a group that discusses climate, finance, energy, public health, education and transportation.</p> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 13:32:59 +0000 Morgan Uber 36009 at http://kbia.org Mid-Mo organizers call for organic agriculture to promote health, environment Columbia advocacy group calls for increase in renewable energy http://kbia.org/post/columbia-advocacy-group-calls-increase-renewable-energy <p></p><p></p><p>An activist group in Columbia is looking to increase the renewable energy standards for the city.</p><p>People’s Visioning meets monthly to generate ideas to improve energy use, transportation, education and development. The Columbia Climate Change Coalition sponsors the group and now, it wants to raise Columbia’s target percentage for renewable energy.</p><p>Right now, 8 percent of the city’s energy is renewable energy. The city wants to increase the amount of renewable energy used to 15 percent by 2022.</p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 15:00:27 +0000 Rebecca Neth 25729 at http://kbia.org Columbia advocacy group calls for increase in renewable energy