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The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has issued an alert about Russian government-backed attempts at breaking into utility company computer systems.

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A resolution pending in the Kansas Legislature would urge, but not require, state regulators to make electric rates more competitive.

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A merger of Westar Energy and Great Plains Energy deserves approval, regulatory staff say in a new report, if the two utilities sweeten the deal with more money for ratepayers and less for shareholders.

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A proposed merger between two of Kansas’ biggest electric utilities drew little criticism, or praise, during a public hearing Monday night in Topeka.

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Despite a large cut to the corporate tax rate, Kansas utility companies say they still expect to ask for rate increases this year.