Metropolitan Energy Center is a non-profit whose ongoing mission is to be a catalyst for energy efficiency, economic development and environmental vitality in America's Heartland.


Building Performance

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

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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Contractor meeting recap

Modifications to the KCP&L and MGE Midwest HPwES rebate program were announced at the quarterly contractor meeting on January 16, 2014.  Attached is a summary of program changes 1-14-14 and please be aware that they are effective immediately.  Additional specifics and possible implications will be sent next week.  Also attached […]

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Lunch and Learn series

The Metropolitan Energy Center is proud to present a Green Development and Construction Lunch and Learn Series. Topics include “Market Trends in Energy Efficiency and Green Construction, Green Building and Energy Star and Building Materials reuse among other topics. Read the flyer to learn more.

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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.

The Results Are In! We are happy to present the data from our Annual Report. Thank you to all those who contributed information. Year after year, we have shown improvement in alternative fuel usage. This year we have reduced 6,402,115 gallons of gasoline equivalence. We have also reduced 37,428 tons […]

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Upcoming CNG Training

CNG Fuel System Inspector Training, April 10-11 NGV Safety and Maintenance Training, April 28-30 Clean Cities members receive $100 off NGV training. Become a member of your local coalition today! For KC Regional Clean Cities and Central Kansas Clean Cities, click here to join or renew.

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RFP for Mid-America Green Fleets Program

As part of a Department of Energy award for Mid-America Collaborative for Alternative Fuels Implementation, Metropolitan Energy Center requests proposals from qualified consulting companies or agencies to create a program designed to provide technical assistance to fleet operators and their host businesses regarding incorporating alternative fuel vehicles. Interested?  Read more

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Establishment of a Weights & Measure Standard for Dispensing CNG and LNG in Diesel Gallon Equivalent Units

The purpose of this letter is to urge you to support the establishment of a national standard for dispensing CNG and LNG in diesel gallon equivalent units.  Standards adopted by the National Conference of Weights and Measures (NCWM) in 1994 require CNG to be sold in gasoline gallon equivalents (GGE).  […]

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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).

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The MEC, in conjunction with KCKCC and OAI, Inc., is now accepting applications for a 6-week training and certification program in classes that focus on Hazardous Waste, Forklift, Construction Safety and more! Classes start Feb. 3. Interested? Download the Flyer (.pdf)

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Lunch and Learn series

The Metropolitan Energy Center is proud to present a Green Development and Construction Lunch and Learn Series. Topics include “Market Trends in Energy Efficiency and Green Construction, Green Building and Energy Star and Building Materials reuse among other topics. Read the flyer to learn more.

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Oct. 2013 Home Performance Training

Sign up today to participate in MEC’s BPI Building Analyst class to get you certified to become a Home Energy Analyst. Classes will take place for one week, Oct. 14-18 from 8am to 4:40 pm. See our flyer to learn more.

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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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Demonstration Home

PLP's kitchen is not only beautiful but it also features some of the most efficient appliances available today.

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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HEAL contractor information session, Oct. 28 at 3pm

The second information session for contractors interested in the Home Energy Affordable Loan (HEAL) Program. Learn what the program is all about. Monday, October 28nd, 2013 at 3:00 PM at Project Living Proof. Call HEAL KC Program Director Oz Qureshi for more information at (816) 531-7283.

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HEAL contractor information session, Oct. 21 at 3pm

The Home Energy Affordable Loan (HEAL) Program information session for contractors. Learn what the program is all about. Tuesday October 22nd, 2013 at 3:00 PM at Project Living Proof.

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Virtual Tour on the Way!

We’re in the process of putting together a virtual tour of our demonstration home, Project Living Proof.  Check back soon to start learning about efficiency in your own home.

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