missouri energy science

Science and Technology
8:26 am
Thu June 19, 2014

Gov. Nixon Launches New State Energy Plan

Gov. Nixon praised the Callaway nuclear power plant for its safety rating while speaking to reporters Wednesday.

Originally published on Thu June 19, 2014 8:57 am

Gov. Jay Nixon signed an executive order on Wednesday, officially launching the development of a comprehensive state energy plan.

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Science, Health and Technology
8:36 am
Wed April 10, 2013

Coal Free Mizzou calls for cleaner energy sources in Missouri

Credit Rachel Wittel / KBIA

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.

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Science, Health and Technology
8:50 am
Tue January 10, 2012

McCaskill continues state-wide energy tour with Wash U visit

U.S. Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill is conducting a state-wide tour focused on Missouri’s energy future. As St. Louis Public Radio's Véronique LaCapra reports, McCaskill stopped yesterday at a Washington University solar energy research lab.

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