KCP&L Westar Merger: Good for Kansas?

11 months ago | Jun 21, 2016
By: Dorothy Barnett, Executive Director
The proposed Great Plains Energy (parent company of Kansas City Power & Light) and Westar Energy merger announced earlier this month has many people asking the same question – "What does this mean for my electricity bills?” 

Announcing the Clean Energy = Clean Air Initiative

12 months ago | Jun 14, 2016
By: Rachel Myslivy, Program Director
We are pleased to report that the Climate + Energy Project received funding from the Kansas Health Foundation for the Clean Energy = Clean Air: Connecting Clean Energy to Public Health project.

Clean energy improves...

CEP Announces New Board Leadership

12 months ago | Jun 06, 2016
By: CEP Staff,

The Climate + Energy Project is excited to announce new board leadership. The CEP Board of Directors is instrumental in helping staff provide outstanding programs and public outreach on renewable energy and energy efficiency in the...

EEK! Energy Efficiency in Kansas

1 year ago | May 31, 2016
By: Rachel Myslivy, Program Director
How do we rate nationally:  (Hint: not so good)
Thanks to Facebook memories, I’ve been remembering when we bought our farm.  It’s been just over five years.  Shortly after settling in, I made an appointment for an energy audit.  I...

When Clean Energy Means Business

1 year ago | May 23, 2016
By: Olga Khakova

The perfect storm of historically-low clean energy prices combined with increased customer demand for renewable and efficient energy sources is driving new commitments from businesses.

The Corporate Renewable Energy Buyers’...