September 27, 2016

Recent News

MEDA Board of Directors has New Leadership

The Missouri Energy Development Association has chosen Bradley Beecher (Empire District Electric) as the new chair of the MEDA Board of Directors. Steve Lindsey (Laclede Group) is the new vice-chair. Bradley P. Beecher, President and Chief Executive Officer at Empire District Electric, became President and CEO at Empire on June 1, 2011. After joining the […]

Obama Administration Takes Historic Action

on Climate Change/Clean Power Plan to protect public health, spur clean energy investments and strengthen U.S. leadership   WASHINGTON –President Obama announced the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s final Clean Power Plan today, which will cut U.S. carbon pollution from the power sector by 870 million tons, or 32 percent below 2005 levels, in 2030. Power […]

KCP&L BECOMES ELECTRIC VEHICLE INFRASTRUCTURE LEADER WITH GROUNDBREAKING ANNOUNCEMENT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (January 26, 2015) — Today, at a kickoff event at its headquarters, Kansas City Power & Light Company (KCP&L), a subsidiary of Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE: GXP), announced its plans to install and operate more than 1,000 electric vehicle charging stations, making it the largest electric vehicle charging station installation by […]