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Building Performance

Help make your home more energy efficient. Call 816-531-7283.

MGE / Laclede Gas supports PLP with matching grant

MGE / Laclede has turned up the proverbial gas on all Project Living Proof supporters. The gas company is offering to match any donation to PLP up to $2,500. For example, if you donate $25 they will match your $25 contribution and PLP benefits with a $50 donation. You give […]

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MEC Expands Partnership with Liberty Utilities

Recently Metropolitan Energy Center and Liberty Utilities discussed how they might expand the The Energize Liberty Utilities Homes program. This provides up to $5,000 in rebates to cover the cost of a home energy audit and energy saving improvements in the Mid-western, Northeastern and Southeastern regions of Missouri. Homeowners in […]

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New HPwES Guidance Document for Windows and Doors

Analyst and contractors should be aware of the new standards for qualified Midwest HPwES Program rebates that are submitted for windows and doors. The attached guidance document will help analyst and contractors understand and know what qualifies as an approved window and door. Click this link for more: HPwES-Window-Door-Guidance-14-02-13

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New HPwES Program Requirements

In an effort to streamline the HPwES process, certain program requirements have changed. Read the HPwES-Program-Submittal-Requirements-Guide.

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Clean Transportation

Reducing energy consumption includes fossil fuels. Help us to reduce air pollution, strengthen your local economy, and curb our dependence on carbons.

2015 National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week is a nationwide celebration to heighten awareness of today’s widespread availability of plug-in vehicles and highlight the benefits of all-electric and plug-in hybrid-electric cars, trucks, motorcycles, and more. National Drive Electric Week 2015 celebrations will take place Across the US and other countries. Check out the […]

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The Last From Dave’s Desk

Did you know it was mid-2012 when I realized our area needed a local support entity with information on alternative fuel vehicles? And thanks to a similar belief from Kelly Gilbert and Kay Johnson, Central Kansas Clean Cities was born in January of 2014. This would prove to be an amazing chapter […]

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Honda Civic Natural Gas Program

Steven Carter, Vice-President, Environmental Business Development Office, American Honda Motor Co., Inc writes a letter regarding the decision to halt production of the Honda Civic Natural Gas. Read the Letter about the Honda Civic Natural Gas program

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Clean Cities Fuels Fix Magazine

The Fuels Fix is a collaborative effort of all the U.S. DOE Clean Cities Program coalitions in the United States working together to spread the word about actions that are taking place to reduce oil dependence, improve air quality and get advanced fuels, vehicle and vehicle technologies in use. Fuels […]

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Training Center

Want to be a Home Energy Analyst? Now is the time. MEC is continuously offering dual-track training. If you're ready to improve your skills, contact Rachel Gayle at 816-285-3059(o).

Free Career Training coming February 2015

Let us train you in your new career in hazardous waste disposal, asbestos abatement, mold remediation or many other green careers! To qualify you must be at least 18-years-old, be unemployed or underemployed, a U.S. citizen, physically able to do the work, drug free, committed to completing the program and […]

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Sign up for free career training!

The MEC, KCKCC and OAI, Inc., partnership was a great success for the 2013/2014 training classes. They are looking forward to new programs that will be offered in the future. We will keep you posted as plans are made.

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ReclaimKC is on the horizon

Metropolitan Energy Center is in the business of helping you get good wood. What are we talking about? Be checking in this space for much more in the near future.

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Environmental Workforce Development Training

MEC is now accepting applications for a free 6-week training program in Environmental Remediation. If interested, contact Rachel Gayle at 816-285-3059 or email her at rachel@kcenergy.org.

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Demonstration Home

Help us keep this Kansas City treasure!

Check out these PLP testimonial videos

Take a look at a few people who have been inspired by Project Living Proof and what a tour of the building has meant in their lives.

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MGE / Laclede Gas supports PLP with matching grant

MGE / Laclede has turned up the proverbial gas on all Project Living Proof supporters. The gas company is offering to match any donation to PLP up to $2,500. For example, if you donate $25 they will match your $25 contribution and PLP benefits with a $50 donation. You give […]

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Re-Open Project Living Proof

Metropolitan Energy Center is launching a Crowdfunding Campaign to Re-Open Project Living Proof! Over the past year and a half PLP has been closed due to a series of unfortunate circumstances, including a water main break.  We are now ready to re-open PLP to fulfill its purpose of being an […]

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PLP Facts

Want to learn more about PLP? Check out our Fact Sheet!

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