Sorry to bring bad news again . . .
THE KANSAS CITY CLIMATE PROTECTION PLAN DOESN'T REALLY DO ANYTHING!!!
As we noted earlier in the year . . . The plan was pretty much penned by a natural gas company. And even some of the guidance still offers a lot of sympathy to local big energy players.
Meanwhile . . . This final passage offers a peek at the equivocating language that's probably not going to save the planet in these last 12 years we have left . . .
The City can encourage, but not require, the community to replace gas appliances with modern electric versions. In policy terms, the City should look at its current energy efficiency programs, ensure they are still aligned with the goals of the climate plan, and make adjustments if necessary. The City should also come up with a plan to decarbonize municipal facilities and avoid installing new gas-powered equipment wherever possible.
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link . . .