March 14, 2023
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP advised Evergy Kansas Central, Inc. (Evergy Kansas Central) in connection with the offering of $400 million aggregate principal amount of First Mortgage Bonds, 5.70% Series due 2053.
Evergy Kansas Central is an integrated, regulated electric utility that provides electricity to customers in the state of Kansas. Evergy Kansas Central has one active wholly owned subsidiary with significant operations, Evergy Kansas South, Inc. (Evergy Kansas South). Evergy Kansas Central services approximately 734,300 customers in central and northeastern Kansas, including the cities of Topeka, Lawrence, Manhattan, Salina and Hutchinson. Evergy Kansas South provides these services in south-central and southeastern Kansas, including the city of Wichita. Evergy Kansas Central and Evergy Kansas South conduct business in their respective service territories using the name Evergy.
The Hunton Andrews Kurth team included Peter K. O’Brien, Brendan P. Harney, Matthew A. Hayes and Reuben H. Pearlman. Robert J. McNamara and Tim Strother provided tax advice.