We are very pleased to announce that one of our own, Martin Tennant, is now the Executive Director of the Greater Kansas City WAP* Program.
Martin has worked with Hathmore Technologies, LLC & Accurate Rater Network for over 5 years and his knowledge of the various green & energy efficiency programs is impressive. He also is an expert at using various energy software programs.
In addition, Martin has worked for or with nearly every non-profit entity in the Greater Kansas City area and is well respected. We wish him the very best in his new and highly influential position.
Congrats to you, Mr. Tennant!
*WAP = Weatherization Assistance Program
An energy-efficient “solar-drenched home” near Stockton Lake demonstrates different design and building choices that ordinary people—like owners Mitch Ross and Cheryl Marcum—can make to greatly reduce energy consumption and green house gas emissions while living in a comfortable, modern home.
Mitch and Cheryl “imagined” the home while living in Alexandria, Virginia, inspired by the solar homes displayed at the first Solar Decathlon in Washington, D.C. They were impressed that their home state, Missouri, was the only state with two homes in that 2002 competition, one from Crowder Community College and one from the University of Missouri-Rolla.
They built the house in 2006 when the requisite expertise came together with a perfect building site, on the Marcum family farm in Cedar County where Cheryl grew up. Built after a tornado destroyed the heart of nearby Stockton, May 4, 2003, they built their home with added structural strength, called “structural resilience.” It includes a storm shelter that meets Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) specifications.
Mitch and Cheryl’s home uses (free) solar energy four ways:
We employ the latest technologies for testing, verification and certification of all types of buildings, plus we provide inspection and oversight services as well. In our 30+ years Hathmore Technologies has worked with every type of energy & green program, including:
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