Missouri Residential

Missouri customers: we've provided some helpful tips on how to read your energy bill.

These details pertain to Missouri residential customers.If you're not a Missouri residential customer, you can choose a different bill option here.

Missouri customers can also view more in-depth bill definitions or rates and riders information. Unsure which service area you're in? Locate your service area. 

1 Contact Information

Our contact information is always available at the top of your bill so you can reach us easily.

2 Message Board

The message board provides helpful and timely information about your rates, special programs, electrical safety, energy efficiency and payment options.

3 Account Summary

Your account summary details recent account history, including your previous billing amount and payment, current charges and total amount due. 

4 Bill Stub

Your bill stub summarizes some important information: your account number, the amount of your bill and when it’s due. If mailing your payment, return this portion with your statement for accurate posting. Or check out other ways to pay your bill.

5 Rate Code

Your rate code indicates which rate group you are in. Your rate code is based on which KCP&L service area you live in and the type of service used in your home.

6 Usage Information

Depending on your service area, usage information on some bills will show a graph of energy use by month and meter readings. Other bills show meter readings with average usage and last year’s average usage for the same period. This information is useful for comparison and budgeting. You also can access this information online by signing up for online account access.

7 Billing Details

Your billing details offer an itemized account of energy charges, taxes and municipal fees. Find out more about typical charges

You'll also see 
other charges based on the service area in which your home is located:

  • FAC (Fuel Adjustment Charge)
  • DSIM (Demand Side Investment Mechanism)
  • RESRAM (Renewable Energy Standard Rate Adjustment Mechanism)  

 Learn more about how rates are set. For tariffs applicable to your bill, go here