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Kansas City Power & Light Co - Power Plants and SWOT Analysis, 2018 Update

Kansas City Power & Light Co - Power Plants and SWOT Analysis, 2018 Update

Summary

The report contains a detailed description of the power generation company’s business operations, history, corporate strategy, and business structure. This report contains a detailed SWOT analysis, information on key employees (executives), and major products and services.

Scope

  • Major Power Plants (assets) - summarized and detailed information about the power plants (assets).
  • Operational Metrics (capacity, generation, revenue, sales, number of consumers).
  • Business description - A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy - GlobalData’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT analysis - A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history - Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services - A list of major products, services and brands
  • Key employees - A list of the key executives and personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Executive biographies - A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Financial deals - Coverage of key financial deals from 2006 onwards, depending upon information availability
  • Important locations and subsidiaries - A list of key locations and subsidiaries of the company, including contact details.
* Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company.

Reasons to buy
  • Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research purposes. Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and major products and services are incorporated in the profile to assist in various business decisions (M&A and JV).
  • Identify potential customers and suppliers with this report’s analysis of the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services and business strategy.
  • Understand and respond to competitors’ business structure and strategies with GlobalData’s detailed SWOT analysis. In this, the company’s core strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats are analyzed, providing an up to date objective view of the company.


Company Snapshot
Key Information Company Overview SWOT Snapshot Operational Metrics Kansas City Power & Light Co, Operational Metrics, By Transmission Kansas City Power & Light Co, Operational Metrics, By Distribution Kansas City Power & Light Co, Operational Metrics, By Customers Kansas City Power & Light Co, Operational Metrics, By Segmental Information Kansas City Power & Light Co, Operational Metrics, By Sales Kansas City Power & Light Co, Wind Farms Kansas City Power & Light Co, Wind Farms, United States Kansas City Power & Light Co, Biopower Plants Kansas City Power & Light Co, Biopower Plants, United States Kansas City Power & Light Co, Thermal Power Plants Kansas City Power & Light Co, Thermal Power Plants, United States Kansas City Power & Light Co, Commercial Reactors Kansas City Power & Light Co, Commercial Reactors, United States Business Description Business Overview Major Products and Services History SWOT Analysis Overview Kansas City Power & Light Co Strengths Integrated Operations Synergy with Parent Company Kansas City Power & Light Co Weaknesses Costlier Energy Sources Net Working Capital Deficit Kansas City Power & Light Co Opportunities Renewable Energy Initiatives Prospective Growth in Demand for Electricity: the US Kansas City Power & Light Co Threats Transmission and Distribution Network Safety Environmental Laws and Regulations Commodity Risks Key Employees Key Employee Biographies Locations And Subsidiaries Head Office Other Locations & Subsidiaries Financial Deals Landscape Kansas City Power & Light Co, Deals Summary Kansas City Power & Light Co, Power, Deal Details Debt Offering Kansas City Power & Light Raises USD350 Million in Public Offering of 3.65% Notes Due 2025 Kansas City Power & Light Raises USD300 Million in Public Offering of 3.15% Notes Due 2023 Asset Transactions Kansas City Power & Light Receives Approval To Sell Power Transmission Line To City of Independence For US$0.3 Million Recent Developments Kansas City Power & Light Co - Recent Developments Sep 12, 2018: Tendril Orchestrated Energy and KCP&L partner to pilot new smart thermostat demand response program May 22, 2018: KCP&L Opens Doors to First-of-its-Kind Energy Solutions Center Nov 13, 2012: KCP&L Seeks New Partners To Operate Wolf Creek Nuclear Power Plant In Burlington, Kansas May 17, 2012: Westinghouse And Ameren Missouri Form NexStart SMR Alliance To License And Deploy Westinghouse Small Modular Reactor Technology Jan 31, 2012: Kansas City Royals And KCP&L Announce Solar Energy Partnership Dec 21, 2010: Missourian Governor Announces $5.6 Million Incentive Package For Nordic Windpower Nov 19, 2010: Missouri Governor Announces Agreement With Energy Consortium To Seek Permit For Second Nuclear Power Plant At Callaway Sep 08, 2009: KCP&L, Missouri Gas Energy Sign Joint Agreement To Offer Energy Efficient Incentives Jan 13, 2010: KCP&L'S 850 MW Weston Coal Plant Is Behind Schedule Aug 31, 2018: KCP&L temporarily expands payment options for customers Aug 29, 2018: PSC sets intervention deadline in KCP&L and GMO request Aug 21, 2018: Kansas Corporation Commission to hold public hearing on Kansas City Power & Light rate increase request on Thursday, August 23 Aug 07, 2018: PSC Sets Intervention Deadline in KCP&L Fuel and Purchased Power Adjustment Charge (FAC) Cases Jul 24, 2018: PSC to hold local public hearings in lee's summit and kansas city in KCP&L-GMO and KCP&L electric rate cases Jul 02, 2018: PSC to Hold Local Public Hearing in Marshall in KCP&L-GMO and KCP&L Electric Rate Cases Jul 02, 2018: PSC to Hold Local Public Hearing in Gladstone in KCP&L-GMO and KCP&L Electric Rate Cases Jul 02, 2018: PSC to Hold Local Public Hearing in St. Joseph in KCP&L-GMO and KCP&L Electric Rate Cases Jul 02, 2018: PSC to Hold Local Public Hearing in Liberty in KCP&L-GMO and KCP&L Electric Rate Cases Jun 04, 2018: PSC Sets Intervention Deadline in KCP&L-Greater Missouri Operations Co. Request to Adjust DSIM Charge 2018 May 16, 2018: Grid Assurance Announces Major U.S. Utilities Sign on to Transmission Grid Resilience Solution May 01, 2018: KCPL Files Rate Update Request with Kansas Corporation Commission Apr 16, 2018: Kansas City Power & Light Files 2017 Annual Renewable Energy Standard Compliance Report and 2018 Plan Mar 21, 2018: Missouri Public Service Commission Approves Change to KCP&L Fuel Adjustment Charge Feb 02, 2018: PSC Sets Intervention Deadline in KCP& L Fuel and Purchased Power Adjustment Charge Cases Jan 18, 2018: PSC Approves Change in KCP&L DSIM Charge Nov 14, 2017: Enel begins operations of new 300 MW wind farm in the United States Sep 20, 2017: PSC Approves Change to KCP&L Fuel Adjustment Charge Aug 18, 2017: PSC Approves Change to KCPL-GMO Fuel Adjustment Charge Aug 02, 2017: PSC Sets Intervention Deadline in KCPL Fuel and Purchased Power Adjustment Charge Cases Jun 07, 2017: Kansas City Zooms Ahead in Electric Vehicle Growth May 09, 2017: Missouri Public Service Commission announces update on KCPL's electric rate increase Jan 12, 2017: Topeka would lose 150 to 200 jobs in KCPL, Westar merger Dec 12, 2016: Missouri PSC to hold local public hearings in Kansas City Dec 09, 2016: KCP&L files application with Missouri Public Service Commission to adjust DSIM charge Dec 09, 2016: KCP&L-GMO files application with Missouri Public Service Commission to adjust DSIM charge Oct 17, 2016: Enel Starts Construction of New 300 MW Wind Power Project in the United States Aug 11, 2016: Circuit failure erupt fire at KCP&L substation in Kansas Jul 13, 2016: PSC Sets Intervention Deadline In KCP&L Rate Case Jul 12, 2016: KCP&L to Open Solar Facility in Greenwood Jul 05, 2016: PSC Sets Intervention Deadline in KCPL-GMO Fuel Adjustment Charge Case Jul 01, 2016: KCP&L Files Rate Increase Request with Missouri Public Service Commission Feb 03, 2016: PSC Sets Intervention Deadline In KCP&L Fuel and Purchased Power Adjustment Charge Case Jan 21, 2016: PSC Approves Change in Kansas City Power & Light DSIM Charge Dec 18, 2015: PSC Sets Intervention Deadline In KCP&L Request To Adjust DSIM Charge Nov 05, 2015: PSC Sets Intervention Deadline In KCP&L-GMO Case Sep 10, 2015: Kansas Corporation Issues Order Approving Kansas City Power and Light Rate Increase Sep 03, 2015: PSC Reaches Decision In Kansas City Power & Light Company Rate Case Aug 14, 2015: OPPD Board Approves Work to Support Midwest Transmission Project Aug 06, 2015: Great Plains Energy & KCP&L Announce Executive Changes Jul 23, 2015: PSC Approves Change In Kansas City Power & Light DSIM Charge Jun 03, 2015: PSC Staff Files Complaint Against Two Electric Companies May 21, 2015: Kansas City Power and Light and KCP&L Greater Missouri Operations File 2014 Renewable Energy Standard Compliance Reports and 2015 Compliance Plans Apr 03, 2015: PSC Sets Intervention Deadline In KCP&L And KCP&L-GMO IRP Cases Mar 19, 2015: FERC Accepts New, Revised Formula Rate Protocols Jan 26, 2015: KCP&L Becomes Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Leader with Groundbreaking Announcement Jan 20, 2015: KCP&L Furthers Sustainability Commitment by Announcing Plans to Cease Burning Coal at Three Power Plants Jan 02, 2015: KCP&L Files Rate Increase Request with Kansas Corporation Commission Oct 30, 2014: KCP&L Files Rate Increase Request with Missouri Public Service Commission Aug 08, 2014: KCP&L to build new Weston substation in Missouri, US Jun 06, 2014: PSC Approves Agreement To Implement Energy Efficiency Programs Under The Missouri Energy Efficiency Investment Act For KCP&L May 29, 2014: KCP&L Reaches Agreement to Expand Energy-Efficiency Programs in Missouri Mar 18, 2014: KCP&L to install solar panels in Kansas City, US Jan 07, 2014: KCP&L will increase wind power and energy conservation May 31, 2013: KCP&L Files 2013 Renewable Energy Standard Compliance Plan Apr 17, 2013: KCP&L Files Annual Renewable Energy Standard Compliance Plan And Report With Missouri PSC Feb 13, 2013: Missouri PSC Approves New Fuel Adjustment Tariff For KCP&L Jan 09, 2013: Missouri PSC Issues Decision In KCP&L Rate Case Dec 04, 2012: OATI And KCP&L Announce Completion Of Acceptance Testing On Smart Grid Solution Oct 25, 2012: EDF Renewable Energy And KCP&L Dedicate Spearville 3 Wind Project In US Oct 12, 2012: KCP&L, MRIGlobal And Exergonix Announce Installation And Trial Of New Smart Grid Energy Storage Technology In Kansas City Aug 08, 2012: KCP&L Reports Explosion At Iatan 1 Power Plant Near Weston, Missouri Jun 11, 2012: Duke Energy Renewables And Sumitomo Complete Cimarron II Windpower Project In Gray County, Kansas Jun 07, 2012: Missouri PSC Sets Local Public Hearing Schedule In KCP&L And KCP&L Greater Missouri Electric Rate Cases May 17, 2012: Great Plains Energy And KCP&L Announce Management Changes May 01, 2012: Missouri PSC Approves Agreement In KCP&L Decommissioning Case Apr 20, 2012: KCP&L Files Request With KCC To Increase Base Rates For Electric Service Apr 18, 2012: KCP&L Files Renewable Energy Standard Compliance Plan And Report With Missouri PSC Apr 12, 2012: Missouri PSC Sets Intervention Deadline In KCP&L's 2012 Integrated Resource Plan Case Mar 16, 2012: Missouri PSC Sets Intervention Deadline In Electric Cases Related To Iatan Generating Station Feb 27, 2012: KCP&L And KCP&L Greater Missouri File Rate Increase Request With MPSC Feb 21, 2012: Great Plains Energy And KCP&L Announce Resignation Of Michael Chesser As CEO Dec 27, 2011: KCP&L Files Application With Missouri PSC For Existing And New DSM Programs Dec 22, 2011: KCP&L Files Proposal To MPSC For Energy Efficiency Programs Under MEEIA Dec 07, 2011: OpenADR Alliance's Membership Now Exceeds 40 Nov 16, 2011: KCP&L Seeks Missouri PSC Approval To Extend Existing Authority Regarding Sale Of Emissions Allowances Nov 14, 2011: KCP&L Begins Electric Vehicle Charging Pilot Program Using Coulomb Technologies's ChargePoint Network Nov 09, 2011: OpenADR Alliance Demonstrates Interoperability With New OpenADR 2.0 Smart Grid Standard Nov 03, 2011: KCP&L Seeks MPSC Approval To Continue To Participate In Southwest Power Pool Sep 08, 2011: Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative Grows To 70 Members Aug 30, 2011: Missouri PSC Opens Case To Investigate Cost Of Complying With EPA Regulations Aug 04, 2011: Great Plains Energy Appoints Terry Bassham To Board Jun 24, 2011: KCP&L Announces Locations And Vendor For New EV Charging Stations Jun 20, 2011: Tendril Announces First Shipments Of Tendril Energize Consumer Engagement Technology Jun 01, 2011: Unanimous Agreement Reached In EDE Rate Case: Missouri PSC May 05, 2011: Great Plains Energy Appoints Thomas Hyde As Board Of Director Apr 14, 2011: Missouri PSC Issues Decision In KCP&L Rate Case Mar 10, 2011: Missouri PSC Opens Files Concerning Renewable Energy Standard Compliance Plans Mar 10, 2011: Missouri PSC Opens Files Concerning Renewable Energy Standard Compliance Plans Mar 09, 2011: NEI, Electric Utilities File Suit For Suspension Of Fee For Reactor Fuel Management Feb 10, 2011: Missouri PSC Adopts New Energy Efficiency Investment Rules Dec 08, 2010: KCP&L Commences Operations Of Iatan 2 Coal-Fueled Power Station In Missouri, US Dec 06, 2010: Missouri PSC To Conduct Public Hearing On KCP&L And KCP&L Greater Missouri Electric Rate Cases Dec 02, 2010: Missouri PSC To Hold Public Hearings On Electric Rate Cases Of KCP&L And KCP&L Greater Missouri Dec 02, 2010: Missouri PSC To Conduct Public Hearing In Sedalia, US, On KCP&L And KCP&L Greater Missouri Electric Rate Cases Dec 01, 2010: Missouri PSC Opens Proceeding To Investigate SPP Cost Allocations And Cost Overruns Nov 29, 2010: Missouri PSC To Hold Public Hearing On Electricity Rate Cases Of KCP&L And KCP&L Greater Missouri In St. Joseph, Missouri, US Nov 23, 2010: KCC Issues Order Approving Addition Of 850MW Of Power To KCP&L's Energy Portfolio Nov 19, 2010: Missouri PSC To Hold Public Hearing On Electricity Rate Cases Of KCP&L And KCP&L Greater Missouri In Kansas City, US Nov 18, 2010: Missouri PSC To Hold Public Hearing On Electricity Rate Cases Of KCP&L And KCP&L Greater Missouri In Nevada, US Nov 10, 2010: KCP&L Announces Smart Grid Project Nov 03, 2010: Great Plains Energy And KCP&L Announce Management Changes Oct 05, 2010: MPSC Schedules Additional Local Public Hearing In KCP&L-Greater Missouri Electric Rate Case Sep 30, 2010: MPSC Sets Local Public Hearing Schedule In KCP&L Electric Rate Case Sep 09, 2010: Landis+Gyr Supports Smart Grid Demonstration Project At KCP&L Aug 26, 2010: KCP&L And KCP&L Greater Missouri Announce In-Service Testing Of 850MW Iatan 2 Power Plant Jun 04, 2010: KCP&L And KCP&L Greater Missouri File Rate Increase Requests With MPSC May 06, 2010: Great Plains Energy Announces Management Changes Dec 29, 2009: New Solar Rebate With Federal Tax Incentives Lowers Cost Of Solar Power By 50% In Missouri: Renew Missouri Nov 24, 2009: Wolf Creek Nuclear's 1,166 MW Wolf Creek Reactor Increases Up To 95% Power Sep 01, 2009: KCP&L Commits $14m For Smart-Grid Technology In Kansas Jul 28, 2009: Smith Electric Vehicles Delivers Electric Truck To PG&E, Coca-Cola, Staples, Frito-Lay, AT&T And KCP&L Oct 02, 2008: KCP&L To Relocate Its Corporate Headquarters To One Kansas City Place, Kansas Feb 26, 2018: Great Plains Energy Expands Renewable Energy Portfolio with Two New Kansas Wind Facilities Dec 07, 2017: Nokia selected by Kansas City Power & Light to supply a mission-critical communications network to enhance its power grid Jul 26, 2016: ICF International Awarded Approximately $11 Million Contract to Deliver Kansas City Power and Light’s Residential Energy Efficiency Programs Feb 16, 2015: EDF Renewable Services Extends Contract with KCP&L for 148.5 Megawatts Jul 21, 2014: Kansas City Power & Light Selects OSI Technology for a New Energy Management System Jan 08, 2014: EDPR secures PPA for new 200 MW wind farm in the US Jan 30, 2013: Utilities Extend Contracts With Arcos To Use Its Callout And Scheduling Suite Aug 29, 2012: Tropos Networks To Supply Wireless Communication Network To KCP&L Jan 04, 2012: enXco And KCP&L Sign PPA For 100.8 MW Spearville 3 Wind Energy Project In Ford County, Kansas Dec 12, 2011: Hitachi Power To Supply Air Pollution Controls Equipment To KCP&L's La Cygne Generating Station Oct 28, 2011: CNPPID Enters Into Power Sales Agreement With KCP&L Aug 15, 2011: Duke Energy Awards Wind Turbine Supply Contract To Siemens For Cimarron II Wind Farm May 23, 2011: KCP&L Selects Siemens Energy To Implement eMeter's EnergyIP Feb 02, 2011: KCP&L Partners With Siemens For Smart Grid Demonstration Project Dec 24, 2010: KCP&L Selects Siemens For Smart Grid Demonstration Project Oct 14, 2010: Tendril Announces Its Selection For KCP&L Smart Grid Demonstration Project Dec 01, 2009: KCP&L Issues RFP For 300 MW Of Wind Power Nov 24, 2009: KCP&L Selects Siemens For Smart Grid Demonstration Project
Appendix
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List of Tables
Kansas City Power & Light Co, Key Facts
Kansas City Power & Light Co, Operational Metrics, Transmission
Kansas City Power & Light Co, Operational Metrics, Distribution
Kansas City Power & Light Co, Operational Metrics, Customers
Kansas City Power & Light Co, Operational Metrics, Segmental Information
Kansas City Power & Light Co, Operational Metrics, Sales
Kansas City Power & Light Co, Wind Farms, United States
Kansas City Power & Light Co, Biopower Plants, United States
Kansas City Power & Light Co, Thermal Power Plants, United States
Kansas City Power & Light Co, Commercial Reactors, United States
Major Products and Services
Kansas City Power & Light Co, SWOT Analysis
Kansas City Power & Light Co, Key Employees
Kansas City Power & Light Co, Subsidiaries
Kansas City Power & Light Co, Deals Summary
Kansas City Power & Light Raises USD350 Million in Public Offering of 3.65% Notes Due 2025
Kansas City Power & Light Raises USD300 Million in Public Offering of 3.15% Notes Due 2023
Kansas City Power & Light Receives Approval To Sell Power Transmission Line To City of Independence For US$0.3 Million

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