Company Overview

Founded in 1882, KCP&L has grown into a trusted energy provider and resource.


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Service Area: Who We Serve 

As an investor-owned, regulated electric utility, we serve more than 800,000 customers in 47 northwest Missouri and eastern Kansas counties. With a service area of about 18,000 square miles, it takes more than 3,000 miles of transmission lines, 24,000 miles of distribution lines and more than 400 substations to deliver power to our customers.
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Electricity 101: How Electricity Works

Electricity is an essential part of our daily lives. But have you ever thought about how it gets to your home or business? We’ll help you understand how electricity is generated and delivered.
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Industry Topics: Issues that Impact the Industry

The energy industry continues to evolve to meet the needs of our customers and the environment. Learn our perspective on key issues. 
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History: The KCP&L Story

More than 130 years ago, a small group of forward-thinking Kansas Citians believed electricity was more than a novelty. Every day, our employees honor our founders' standards: innovation, entrepreneurism and community leadership.
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Awards: Recognition for Our Efforts

We work hard to provide exceptional reliability to our customers, a great workplace for our employees and strong leadership within our community. We’re proud to be recognized for our efforts.
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