KSBDC offering energy efficiency seminars

Fort Hays State University's Kansas Small Business Development Center is continuing the tradition of offering small businesses the resources necessary to compete against their larger counterparts with its "Energy Efficient" seminar.

Guest speakers from Aquila, Kansas Gas Service, Midwest Energy Inc. and the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Development division will explain energy audits, natural gas costs, energy-saving conservation projects and more.

KSBDC is offering the seminar on three dates in three locations. Each seminar lasts for two hours and will begin at 7 p.m. The first is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 22, in Great Bend at Barton County Community College; the second for Wednesday, Aug. 23, in Hays at Fort Hays State University; and the third for Thursday, Aug. 24, in Colby at Colby Community College.

Refreshments will be provided.

The seminar is free and open to the public, but registration is required due to limited seating. Call (785) 628-6786 or email sbdc@fhsu.edu before Aug. 17 to register.
The seminar is sponsored by Midwest Energy, Aquila, Wheatland Electric Cooperative, Western Cooperative Electric Association, Prairie Land Electric Cooperative, Kansas Gas Service and USDA Rural Development in conjunction with FHSU KSBDC, Colby Chamber of Commerce, Great Bend Chamber of Commerce and Hays Area Chamber of Commerce.

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