Supporters are optimistic that the City Council will adopt a 2021 code expected to increase efficiency by 10%.
As St. Louis adopts a major building energy policy, Kansas City’s code update appears stuck in homebuilder politics.
Eight months after announcing a 5-megawatt community solar project, Evergy has yet to hit its subscription target.
The City Council faces a decision on an energy-saving building code update that some homebuilders oppose.
Solar installers say Evergy’s demand fee has made residential solar finances less certain and more complicated.