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Proposed KCI solar farm could power 70,000 homes

Vacant land at Kansas City International Airport has the capacity to support the largest municipal solar installation in the country and power 70,000 homes, according to a new feasibility study released June 21.

The report shows that 3,100 acres of vacant land at the new Kansas City International Airport could be developed for a solar farm that produces […]

Solarize KC offers up to 25% solar discounts

A new Kansas City metro-area coalition is launching a Solarize KC initiative that will offer up to 25-percent discounts for solar and battery storage installations.

The program will provide volume discount pricing for both home and business solar installations throughout the metro area in both Missouri and Kansas. Final discounts will be determined by the number of installations, […]

How will you celebrate Earth Day this year?

Do you want to learn more about climate solutions, meet electric vehicle owners, recycle electronics, plant a free tree, upcycle scraps or take the kids on a fun eco-adventure?

We’ve found a variety of events for you and your family to celebrate in-person and some online in Kansas City and worldwide over the next two weeks surrounding […]

Do you need funding for climate justice projects?

The Climate Reality Project will award Climate Justice Grants of $20,000 each for project-based initiatives that address environmental injustices.

In 2020, the Climate Justice for All Grants program was launched as an initiative that supports organizations and grassroots groups run by and primarily serving frontline communities for developing solutions to environmental injustices in the United States […]

Rebuild KC offers neighborhood grants

Could your neighborhood benefit from new trees, a community garden, solar installation or an affordable housing project?

The city of Kansas City just announced a new Rebuild KC Neighborhood Grand program to encourage better neighborhoods with projects that promote affordable housing, sustainable streetscapes, blight elimination, violence prevention, energy efficiency, solar and renewable energy and overall healthy […]