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KC Chamber sends letters supporting Great Plains Energy merger with Westar Energy

Great Plains Energy, the parent company of KCP&L, is seeking approval from Missouri and Kansas state public utility commissions to purchase Topeka-based Westar Energy. The merger, as The Kansas City Star described it, would create a regional energy giant with 1.5 million customers.
The KC Chamber is sending letters in support of the merger to both the Missouri Public Service Commission and the Kansas Corporation Commission.

Kansas Letter

Missouri Letter