Latest KCP&L Stories

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).

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.

2009-12-01 08:00:00

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- KCP&L has selected Intergraph® smart grid technology for a demonstration project funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009 to improve network operations and efficiency in an economically challenged area of Kansas City, Mo.

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.

2008-08-08 12:00:14

An innovative partnership between two Midwestern-based entities -- Sprint (NYSE:S) and Kansas City Power & Light (KCP&L) -- is setting an example of how businesses can join forces and leverage their commitments to a clean environment through renewable energy.

2008-07-15 09:01:21

Great Plains Energy, a public utility holding company, has acquired Aquila, an integrated electric and natural gas utility. Aquila's Missouri electric utility business will operate under the brand name of Great Plains Energy's subsidiary, KCP&L.

2008-07-15 03:00:34

By Steve Everly and Mark Davis, The Kansas City Star, Mo. Jul. 15--The last remnants of long-struggling Aquila Inc. were split up Monday, but not before its board of directors granted its chief executive officer a parting gift. It was disclosed last year that Richard Green Jr.

2008-07-13 06:00:00

By Joe Blumberg, St. Joseph News-Press, Mo. Jul. 13--Local control of electricity moves another step away tomorrow, when Kansas City Power & Light officially takes over Aquila. The city of St.

2008-06-17 18:00:38

Show Me Energy Cooperative (SMEC) of Centerview, Missouri has announced the completion of a 150-ton biomass pellet test burn at the Aquila generating facility at Sibley, Missouri.

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