Kansas City Power and Light Company

The Cordish Companies Announces Construction to Begin on Three Light Luxury Apartments in May, Midland Lofts Summer 2021 in the Kansas City Power & Light District

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 2:00pm

Following the success of its predecessors, One Light and Two Light Luxury Apartments, which have remained 95% occupied throughout the pandemic, Three Light Luxury Apartments will introduce the next stage of urban luxury living in the Power & Light District in downtown Kansas City.

Key Points: 
  • Following the success of its predecessors, One Light and Two Light Luxury Apartments, which have remained 95% occupied throughout the pandemic, Three Light Luxury Apartments will introduce the next stage of urban luxury living in the Power & Light District in downtown Kansas City.
  • "From the vision the company had with the Power & Light District, to One Light, Two Light and now Three Light Luxury Apartments, we are grateful for the relationship we have with The Cordish Companies and the impact the company has had on Kansas City.
  • "The Cordish Companies," "The Cordish Company" and "Cordish" are trademarks used under license by independent corporations, legal liability companies and partnerships ("Cordish Entities").
  • The Kansas City Power & Light District is a vibrant multi-city block neighborhood in the heart of downtown Kansas City that is redefining the city from its skyline to its sidewalks.

Evergy Announces 2020 Results at Top End of Guidance Range, Declares Quarterly Dividend, and Issues 2021 Outlook

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 11:00am

Reflects an income tax effect calculated at a statutory rate of approximately 26% with the exception of certain non-deductible items.

Key Points: 
  • Reflects an income tax effect calculated at a statutory rate of approximately 26% with the exception of certain non-deductible items.
  • Evergy, Inc. (NYSE: EVRG), through its operating subsidiaries Evergy Metro and Evergy Kansas Central, provides clean, safe and reliable energy to 1.6 million customers in Kansas and Missouri.
  • The 2018 combination of KCP&L and Westar Energy to form Evergy created a leading energy company that provides value to shareholders and a stronger company for customers.
  • Reports filed by the Evergy Companies with the SEC should also be read for more information regarding risk factors.

Evergy to conduct 2020 shareholder meeting online

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 10:00pm

Evergy, Inc. (NYSE: EVRG) provides clean, safe and reliable energy to 1.6 million customers in Kansas and Missouri.

Key Points: 
  • Evergy, Inc. (NYSE: EVRG) provides clean, safe and reliable energy to 1.6 million customers in Kansas and Missouri.
  • The 2018 combination of KCP&L and Westar Energy to form Evergy created a leading energy company that provides value to shareholders and a stronger company for customers.
  • Today, half the power supplied to homes and businesses by Evergy comes from emission-free sources, creating more reliable energy with less impact to the environment.
  • We will continue to innovate and adopt new technologies that give our customers better ways to manage their energy use.

Evergy Schedules Conference Call to Discuss 3rd Quarter Results

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 7:40pm

In conjunction with the earnings release and conference call, the company plans to post on its website supplemental financial information related to third quarter 2019 performance.

Key Points: 
  • In conjunction with the earnings release and conference call, the company plans to post on its website supplemental financial information related to third quarter 2019 performance.
  • The materials will be available under Supplemental Materials in the Investors section of the company website at www.evergyinc.com .
  • A replay of the conference call will be available from about 1 p.m. Eastern, November 7, through November 14, 2019, at (855) 859-2056, conference ID 6939917.
  • The 2018 combination of KCP&L and Westar Energy to form Evergy created a leading energy company that provides value to shareholders and a stronger company for customers.

KCP&L and Westar Energy are now Evergy

Monday, October 7, 2019 - 6:36pm

Local energy providers, Westar Energy and KCP&L are now serving customers as Evergy, the name of the holding company established when the companies merged last year.

Key Points: 
  • Local energy providers, Westar Energy and KCP&L are now serving customers as Evergy, the name of the holding company established when the companies merged last year.
  • Last year we merged KCP&L and Westar to form Evergy, and we are proud to start using our new name in the communities we serve.
  • Together we are well positioned to be a leading energy company providing our customers with energy from renewable sources and offering innovative programs to meet their needs.
  • A combination of ever and energy, Evergy conveys our proud history as a reliable, enduring source of energy for our community and our vision to continue being so far into the future.

Local Utility Debuts Evergy Brand With Community Focus

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 4:00pm

This week, KCP&L and Westar Energy will launch a customer education campaign to introduce the companies new brand name, Evergy.

Key Points: 
  • This week, KCP&L and Westar Energy will launch a customer education campaign to introduce the companies new brand name, Evergy.
  • Evergy was formed with the merger of Westar and KCP&L in 2018, and both companies will soon begin serving customers as Evergy.
  • Evergy was formed with the merger of KCP&L and Westar Energy in 2018, and both companies will soon begin serving customers as Evergy.
  • KCP&L and Westar Energy merged to form Evergy in 2018 and will soon serve customers as Evergy.

Evergy Announces 2019 Second Quarter Results; Reaffirms 2019 Earnings Guidance

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 9:30pm

Reflects voluntary severance costs incurred associated with certain severance programs at the Evergy Companies and are included in operating and maintenance expense on the consolidated statements of comprehensive income.

Key Points: 
  • Reflects voluntary severance costs incurred associated with certain severance programs at the Evergy Companies and are included in operating and maintenance expense on the consolidated statements of comprehensive income.
  • The remaining merger transition costs included within the $47.8 million deferral were both incurred and deferred in 2018 and did not impact earnings.
  • Evergy, Inc. (NYSE: EVRG), through its operating subsidiaries KCP&L and Westar Energy, provides clean, safe and reliable energy to 1.6 million customers in Kansas and Missouri.
  • Evergy, KCP&L and Westar Energy undertake no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

Niagara Bottling, LLC Selects the Kansas City Region for New 420,000-SF Facility

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 10:45pm

KANSAS CITY, Mo., July 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Niagara Bottling, LLC ,a family-owned manufacturer headquartered in Ontario, Canada, announced today it will open a new production facility in Kansas City, Mo.

Key Points: 
  • KANSAS CITY, Mo., July 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Niagara Bottling, LLC ,a family-owned manufacturer headquartered in Ontario, Canada, announced today it will open a new production facility in Kansas City, Mo.
  • "We are extremely excited about selecting Kansas City, Mo., as the location for Niagara Bottling, LLC's newest plant in the Midwest," said Niagara Bottling's Executive Vice President Brian Hess.
  • "In a city of more than 150,000 manufacturing and logistics employees, Kansas City is the perfect hub for Niagara Bottling, LLC," said Tim Cowden, president and CEO, Kansas City Area Development Council (KCADC).
  • KCADC worked with a number of regional partners in attracting Niagara Bottling, LLC to the region, including the State of Missouri, Missouri Partnership, the City of Kansas City, Mo., the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, Mo., Newmark Grubb Zimmer, KCP&L, Spire and KC SmartPort.

Evergy Announces 2019 First Quarter Results

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 9:50pm

The unaudited pro forma financial information has been presented for illustrative purposes only and is not necessarily indicative of the consolidated results of operations that would have been achieved or the future consolidated results of operations of Evergy.

Key Points: 
  • The unaudited pro forma financial information has been presented for illustrative purposes only and is not necessarily indicative of the consolidated results of operations that would have been achieved or the future consolidated results of operations of Evergy.
  • Reflects voluntary severance costs incurred associated with various severance programs at the Evergy Companies and are included in operating and maintenance expense on the consolidated statements of comprehensive income.
  • Evergy, Inc. (NYSE: EVRG), through its operating subsidiaries KCP&L and Westar Energy, provides clean, safe and reliable energy to 1.6 million customers in Kansas and Missouri.
  • The 2018 combination of KCP&L and Westar Energy to form Evergy created a leading energy company that provides value to shareholders and a stronger company for customers.

Evergy to Webcast 2019 Annual Shareholder Meeting

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 9:46pm

Evergy, Inc. (NYSE: EVRG), through its operating subsidiaries, Kansas City Power & Light Company (KCP&L) and Westar Energy, Inc, provides clean, safe and reliable energy to 1.6 million customers in Kansas and Missouri.

Key Points: 
  • Evergy, Inc. (NYSE: EVRG), through its operating subsidiaries, Kansas City Power & Light Company (KCP&L) and Westar Energy, Inc, provides clean, safe and reliable energy to 1.6 million customers in Kansas and Missouri.
  • The 2018 combination of KCP&L and Westar Energy to form Evergy created a leading energy company that provides value to shareholders and a stronger company for customers.
  • Today, half the power supplied to homes and businesses by Evergy comes from emission-free sources, creating more reliable energy with less impact to the environment.
  • We will continue to innovate and adopt new technologies that give our customers better ways to manage their energy use.