The Nebraska utility is moving quickly on two new natural gas plants while plans for solar generation lag behind.
Evergy and Ameren Missouri are both rolling out optional time-of-use rates to customers as they install smart meters.
Clean energy advocates want Evergy to cease a demand charge on solar customers that was ruled illegal last spring.
NextEra Energy is securing land for a solar-plus-storage project near Kansas City that would be one of the largest of its kind in the country.
A German bioenergy company’s reboot would make ethanol and renewable natural gas, though questions remain about its life-cycle climate and environmental impacts.