Tag: energy efficiency

Shareholders supporting Ameren, KCPL energy efficiency goals

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Regardless of the global warming debate, new pressure from investors and government rule makers may have benefits for Missouri utilities and consumers. Ameren Missouri and Kansas City Power & Light are two such companies in Missouri under pressure to make the transition to more efficient energy. Both companies have not […]

Missouri one of most improved states for energy efficiency, report finds

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) found that Missouri ranked at only a middling 32nd out of the 50 states and the District of Columbia when it came to energy-efficiency in a report released Tuesday. However, it was also selected as one of […]

Renovate America coming to Kansas City, Jackson County

Next week, homeowners in Kansas City and Jackson County will become the first in the state able to take advantage of an energy efficiency financing program. Renovate America, a private partner of the Missouri Clean Energy District (MCED) will offer its HERO Program to residents of those sections of the state […]

Missouri leads Midwest in clean-energy job growth; expansion set to continue   

By Byron DeLear and Tim Murray   One brilliant economic success story for Missouri is the fact that we are currently enjoying the highest clean-energy job growth in the Midwest. According to a recent report based on U.S. Bureau of Labor statistics, 52,000 Missourians work in clean-energy with 13,000 workers added […]

Ameren MEEIA plan takes center stage at PSC agenda

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Public Service Commission (PSC) met for their regularly scheduled agenda meeting, which lasted an hour and a half. The commission determined at the meeting that a Missouri Energy Efficiency Investment Act (MEEIA) plan proposed by Ameren Missouri for the next three year period failed […]

Missouri looking to gain momentum in energy efficiency

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri is looking to implement an energy efficiency strategy that would provide benefits for consumers and utilities. The PSC met this morning to discuss the future of the MEEIA. This morning, the Missouri Public Service Commission (PSC),  passed an order opening a working case to review the effectiveness of […]