Clean energy jobs increase by 4.2% in Missouri

More than 55,000 Missourians now work in clean energy industries, an increase of 1,562 jobs in 2018, according to a new analysis of energy jobs data from Clean Energy Trust (CET) and the national, nonpartisan business group E2 (Environmental Entrepreneurs).

Overall, Missouri now employs 55,869 workers in clean energy, which is 48,174 more workers than fossil […]

Score a big discount on electric vehicles

KCP&L and Westar utility customers and employees can qualify for a $3,500 discount on a new 2019 Nissan Leaf and a $1,000 discount on a 2019 Chevy Bolt for a limited time through a partnership with the KCP&L Clean Charge Network.

These plug-in electric vehicles (EVs) are also eligible for up to a $7,500 federal tax […]

Promote eco-friendly businesses in Greenability

If your organization has green events planned for 2019 or environmentally friendly products or services, you can reach your targeted audience with your message in Greenability Weeklyand on the Greenability website.

Each year, Greenability promotes more events on sustainability than any local news media. Events range from environmental conferences, speakers and classes to Earth Day fairs […]

January 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Recycle almost everything at Recycling Extravaganza

You can recycle your old computers, shoes, garden tools, beds, furniture, clothes, light bulbs, bikes, dog kennels, building materials, wheelchairs, toys and more at the Overland Park Recycling Extravaganza on Saturday, October 27.

The recycling collection is open to everyone, including non-residents, and will accept many items that are more difficult to recycle. It will be […]

October 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Find bargains at new Habitat ReStore

Save on new and gently-used construction materials and home furnishings at the grand opening of the new Habitat ReStore location in Martin City.

Habitat for Humanity of Kansas City will open its newest ReStore location in Martin City with a week of sales beginning at 9 a.m., on Saturday, September 29 through October 6 at 13531 […]

September 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments