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Event: Summer Social + MEC’s Energy Solutions Hub
June 28 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Join the Green Business Network for our summer social as we learn more about Metropolitan Energy Center’s newly launched Energy Solutions Hub.
We’ll meet at Project Living Proof for beer, wine, and light snacks and hear from MEC staff about what the Energy Solutions Hub can do for your business.
Optional tours of Project Living Proof will be available.
GBN Social + MEC’s Energy Solutions Hub
Thursday, June 28 from 4:30 to 6:30 PM
Project Living Proof
917 Emanuel Cleaver II Blvd. | KCMO 64110
This event is free for Green Business Network Members and $15 for non-members.
About MEC’s Energy Solutions Hub
The Hub continues the work of Kansas City’s City Energy Project. Its initial goal is to reduce commercial energy demand by 4% within 2 years which equals 344k fewer metric tons of CO2 emissions annually, saving the equivalent of burning 37 million barrels of gasoline annually and $40 million in consumer savings every year. The Hub’s target market is the estimated 138,000 buildings in the metro that are between 10k and 100k ft2. These buildings represent an estimated 1 billion ft2 total and account for approximately 43% of electricity use in the area. The Hub is focused on helping municipal buildings, schools, industrial facilities, and multi-family residential properties. We provide the tools, materials, and individual support facility managers need to achieve deep energy and cost savings in their owned and leased building space.