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2011-05-23 08:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kansas City Power and Light (KCP&L) has selected Siemens Energy, Inc. to implement eMeter EnergyIP®, a meter data management system (MDMS) as part of its SmartGrid demonstration project funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). Using proven, solution-delivery capabilities, Siemens will provide configuration, testing and integration services into KCP&L's information technology systems. The primary...

2011-02-02 09:30:00

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kansas City Power & Light (KCP&L) has selected Siemens to implement Smart Grid technology innovations to demonstrate the feasibility and benefits of a comprehensive Smart Grid solution. The project includes the Siemens Smart-Substation(TM) controller, which enables intelligent substations, and the Siemens Spectrum Power(TM) Distribution Management System (DMS), which facilitates operations information management and security. (Logo:...

2009-03-10 08:02:00

Program Now Features Honeywell UtilityPRO Thermostat, Will Reach 50,000 Additional Customers MINNEAPOLIS, March 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced a three-year contract extension to manage the KCP&L Energy Optimizer program, which reduces energy demand when air-conditioning use is at its highest. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20071030/AQTU029LOGO) As part of the extension, participating customers will now receive the Honeywell...

2008-11-07 12:00:19

Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE: GXP): Who: Michael J. Chesser, Chairman and CEO - Great Plains Energy William H. Downey, President and COO - Great Plains Energy Terry Bassham, EVP and CFO - Great Plains Energy Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2008, 7:30 a.m. MST Topic: Corporate presentation on Great Plains Energy provided to the 43rd Edison Electric Institute Annual Conference in Phoenix, Arizona How To View / Listen: 1. Go to the Company's web site: www.greatplainsenergy.com;...

2008-11-05 18:00:18

Great Plains Energy (NYSE: GXP) today announced third quarter 2008 reported earnings of $104.6 million or $0.92 per share on more shares outstanding, compared with third quarter 2007 earnings of $61.8 million or $0.72 per share. On July 14, 2008, Great Plains Energy closed its acquisition of Aquila, Inc. which has been renamed KCP&L Greater Missouri Operations Company ("GMO"). GMO contributed reported earnings of $17.4 million or $0.15 per share to third quarter results. Reported earnings...

2008-09-19 09:00:36

Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE: GXP) announced today that Terry Bassham, Executive Vice President and CFO, will be presenting at the Merrill Lynch Power & Gas Leaders Conference on Wednesday, September 24, 2008 at 10:15 a.m. EDT. An audio-only webcast link and presentation materials will be made available in the Investor Relations section of the Company's website at www.greatplainsenergy.com. The presentation will consist of an overview of the Company, followed by an informal...

2008-09-05 21:00:19

Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE: GXP): Who: Terry Bassham, EVP - Finance & Strategic Development & CFO - Great Plains Energy Incorporated Chris Giles, VP - Regulatory Affairs - Great Plains Energy Incorporated When: Tuesday, September 9, 2008, 1:00 p.m. CT / 2:00 p.m. ET What: Discuss the rate case increase requests in Missouri and Kansas How To View: 1. Go to the Company's website: www.greatplainsenergy.com; 2. Click on the Webcast link on the home page; 3. If you...

2008-08-08 18:00:38

Great Plains Energy (NYSE: GXP), the holding company for KCP&L, today announced a realignment within its senior executive team to provide greater focus on operational excellence as an entirely regulated electric utility. In addition, the new structure will ensure effective management of several key initiatives, including the realization of customer savings through the efficient integration of Aquila and KCP&L operations, the completion of KCP&L's Comprehensive Energy Plan and the...


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