Kansas regulators want answers on Evergy's planned projects
November 24, 2021
Kansas energy regulators are asking whether billions of dollars in planned energy projects by a company serving 1.6 million customers in Kansas and Missouri will lead to unnecessary electric rate increases.
The Kansas Corporation Commission on Tuesday ordered Evergy to explain by Feb. 28 the $10.4 billion in expenditures it plans through 2025, the Lawrence Journal-World reports.
The state's chief utility regulator issued the order after a months-long review of a "sustainability transformation plan" that Evergy announced last year. Evergy has said the plan is needed to improve reliability of...