Wednesday 20th January 2021

Evergy Metro, Inc., d/b/a Evergy Missouri Metro, has filed an application with the Missouri Public Service Commission seeking to adjust the Demand Side Investment Mechanism (DSIM) charge on customer bills.

A news release says a residential customer using 1,000 kWh (kilowatt-hours) of electricity a month will see the charge drop by approximately 40 cents a month, effective February 1, 2021.

Applications to intervene and participate in this case must be filed no later than December 21 with the Secretary of the Missouri Public Service Commission, P.O. Box 360, Jefferson City, Missouri 65102, or by using the Commission’s Electronic Filing and Information System (EFIS) at

Individual citizens wishing to comment should contact either the Office of the Public Counsel (Governor Office Building, 200 Madison Street, Suite 650, P.O. Box 2230, Jefferson City, Missouri 65102-2230, telephone (866) 922-2959, e-mail at or the Public Service Commission Staff (P.O. Box 360, Jefferson City, Missouri 65102, telephone (800) 392-4211, e-mail at

Evergy Missouri Metro serves approximately 292,700 electric customers in 13 Missouri counties including Carroll, Chariton, Howard, Lafayette, Pettis and Saline in the immediate KMMO listening area.