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Hays Predicted to Win Take Charge Challenge

By: Hays, KS
January 31, 2014
Hays is predicted to win the energy-saving MOKAN Take Charge Challenge that began Aug. 1 and ends Friday. The city has been competing against Kansas City, Kan., Hutchinson and Warrensburg, Mo. Hays has collected more than double the points of all other cities involved. The first TCC began...

TMP Hopes to Harvest Daylight

By: Hays, KS
January 16, 2014

Hutch\'s Only Hope is Second in \'MoKan Challenge\'

By: Hays, KS
January 14, 2014

Ideas sought for how to use $10K in energy-prize money

By: Hutchinson, KS
November 07, 2013

The MOKAN Challange - Hays Business Community Competes in an Efficiency and Sustainability Competition

By: Hays, KS
November 05, 2013

MoKan Challenge Update (Nov. Chamber Newsletter Article)

By: Hays, KS
November 04, 2013
          A few months ago, the Hays Communitywas introduced to the MoKanChallenge - a competition between the business communities of three Kansas and one Missouri town. Thechallenge is aboutsustainability. Impact is supposed to be three-fold, positively impacting...

Take Charge Challenge (Oct. Chamber Newsletter)

By: Hays, KS
October 30, 2013
Take Charge Challenge TakeCharge Challenge — What’s in it for my business? Many businesses get caught up with the to-do list at work, andexamining the energy and water usage probablyisn’t at the top of the list. The Take Charge Challenge(TCC) is...

Event Puts Conservation in Spotlight

By: Hays, KS
October 29, 2013
Event puts conservation in spotlight 10/14/2013     By MATTHEWKENWRIGHT     mkenwriqht@dailynews.net     Families stood inside the 18-foottall Earth balloonSaturday in The Mall as part of a programto raise awareness about water and energy conservation. ...

Hays Leading the MOKAN Challenge

By: Hays, KS
October 29, 2013

TCC focuses on Water, Energy Conservation

By: Hays, KS
October 29, 2013
Take Charge Challenge focuseson water, energy conservation 9/11/2013   Special to the HDN   Local businesses and schools have teamed to participate in the Take Charge Challenge, sponsored by the Climate + Energy Project, ....tlich began Aug. 1 and continues through Jan....

Hutch businesses urged to join in on energy challenge

By: Hutchinson, KS
September 25, 2013

Take Charge Challenge (Video)

By: Hays, KS
September 16, 2013

Take Charge will focus on saving water, enery

By: Hays, KS
September 13, 2013
                    Following article appeared in Sept. 12 Hays Daily News, page 3. Must be a member to view online.         Take Charge will focus on saving water, energy Local businesses and...

Hays up for Take Charge Grant Challenge

By: Hays, KS
August 29, 2013

Take Charge Challenge

By: Hays, KS
August 29, 2013
  Take Charge Challenge   Kicking off officially in August, the MOKAN Take Charge Challenge engages businesses and organizations from four Kansas and Missouri cities in an exciting competition designed to impact energy and water efficiency with organizations of all types through...

August Chamber Newsletter Article - Take Charge Challenge Kick-off

By: Hays, KS
August 29, 2013
"Turn off the light! Money doesn’t grow on trees, you know!” As my 9-year-old son walks from room to room in our home, he leaves behind him an illuminated trail. I’m not sure why, but flipping off the light switch when leaving a room is a very difficult task for my child. As an...

Midwest Energy Doing Leak Checks in Hays

By: TCC Admin
June 18, 2013
Midwest Energy and contract crews from Southern Cross will be in backyards and alleys throughout Hays in the coming weeks, conducting their annual yard line natural gas leak survey. Hays residents should keep yards accessible during the day, and outdoor animals restrained, to allow crews to conduct...

Westar Energy Certifies Building Operators

By: TCC Admin
May 14, 2013
After a rigorous round of training sessions, homework and exams, 11 area building operators and facility managers have earned their Building Operator Certification (BOC) Level II designation from Westar Energy. This nationally recognized certification in building operation efficiency educates...