November 22, 2015 - MECs Annual Reception to be “jazzed” up this year
Metropolitan Energy Center is adding a more musical touch to its annual reception this year. They’ll be doing their celebration in The Blue Room. “I guess you can say we’ve jazzed it up,” said Warren Adams-Leavitt, the Energy Center’s Executive Director. Once a year MEC, the non-profit dedicated to educating […]
September 23, 2015 - KCP&L to end HPwES in December
To all Energy Auditors, Contractors and interested parties: The current Midwest Home Performance with Energy Star rebate program jointly offered by KCP&L and MGE will end in December 2015. KCP&L is requiring that all jobs must be completed, tested out and submitted by December 18, 2015 in order to qualify […]
- Kansas City Power & Light aids Project Living Proof with monetary gift
Local electric utility Kansas City Power & Light has plugged into Project Living Proof’s (PLP) crowdfunding campaign in a big way. The utility has agreed to donate $2,500 to help PLP reach its $10,000 goal. Since the early beginnings of the home, KCP&L has been an earnest partner with Metropolitan […]
August 24, 2015 - 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 […]
May 16, 2014 - 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 […]
February 13, 2014 - 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
January 30, 2014 - New HPwES Program Requirements
In an effort to streamline the HPwES process, certain program requirements have changed. Read the HPwES-Program-Submittal-Requirements-Guide.
September 23, 2013 - 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.