Entries by KellyMEC

Clean Cities Test Drives Orange EV’s T-Series

Bottom line: you pay more up front BUT start saving immediately, rapidly payback the incremental investment, and continue to save thereafter.  Total cost of ownership is greatly reduced AND of course its without a tailpipe / emissions!   Orange EV’s T-Series has been conducting demonstrations at customer sites since January and has been scheduled for […]

Lee’s Summit Schools Installs First CNG Powered Coolant Heater

Fuel operated coolant heaters are being used by many school districts throughout Kansas and Missouri for idle reduction, to ensure buses will start on cold days and contribute to the safety and comfort of students on the bus.  The majority of these heaters use diesel fuel, and until recently, fleets who are moving to alternative […]

Upcoming CNG Training

There are no CNG Training sessions at the present time. However, Clean Cities members do receive $100 off for 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.

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

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

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).  That standard has benefited consumers […]

KC Regional Clean Cities Stakeholder Meeting – Grants & Funding

REGISTER NOW Jan 31, 2014 │1-3pm │Kauffman Foundation Conference Center 4801 Rockhill Road Kansas City MO 64110 Come learn more about Clean Cities and alternative fuels and vehicles. We will discuss the upcoming Congestion Mitigation Air Quality(CMAQ) funding: CMAQ Details* CMAQ RFP should be announced by the end of January 2014. This round of RFP’s […]

First Stakeholder Meeting for Central Kansas Clean Cities

Jan 23, 2014 │1-3pm Wichita, KS Location: Bank of America Building, 100 N. Broadway Central Kansas Clean Cities will hold it’s first stakeholder meeting on January 23rd. Fleet managers, business and civic leaders and other members of the public are invited to attend and should RSVP to David Johnson at david@kcenergy.org. Agenda 1:00 Registration Light […]

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.