Great Plains Energy Merger with Westar Energy, Inc.
Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy: Creating a Leading Midwest Utility Company
The proposed stock-for-stock merger of equals combines complementary service territories and operating expertise to create a larger, more diversified clean energy leader. As a financially stronger company, we will create value for our shareholders, better serve our customers and support the economic interests of Kansas and Missouri.
Both the Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy Boards of Directors unanimously recommend that the companies’ respective shareholders vote “FOR” the proposed transaction at the Special Meetings on November 21, 2017.
Important Additional Information Regarding the Transaction:
- About the Merger
- Investor Presentation
o Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy Shareholders Approve Merger Related Proposals at Special Shareholder Meetings
o Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy Schedule Special Shareholder Meetings
o MO (EM-2018-0012) KS (18-KCPE 095-MER) FERC (EC17-171-000) NRC (50-482)
Great Plains Energy
Calvin Girard, 816-654-1777
Senior Manager, Investor Relations
Courtney Hughley, 816-556-2414
Senior Manager, Corporate Communications
Media line: 816-392-9455
Cody VandeVelde, 785-575-8227
Director, Investor Relations
Gina Penzig, 785-575-8089
Media Relations Manager
Media line: 888-613-0003