New board members helped push the Omaha Public Power District to commit to net-zero emissions by 2050.
The concept is modeled on soil and water conservation districts that spread across the country in the 1930s.
Wichita, Kansas, next month will become the state’s first city to roll out electric buses, with Topeka on track to follow it.
A state economic development grant is helping to fund an effort to find a cheaper and more effective ice repellent.
A Missouri advocate says addressing Kansas City’s urban heat island would help customers more than conventional efficiency programs.