Westar Energy is the largest electric energy provider in Kansas. We provide generation, transmission and distribution to approximately 687,000 customers in much of east and east-central Kansas. Westar Energy is dedicated to operating the best electric utility in the Midwest and providing quality service at below average prices.
The company is headquartered in Topeka, and employs about 2,400 people in Kansas. Our energy centers in eleven Kansas communities generate more than 7,000 megawatts of electricity, and we operate and coordinate 34,000 miles of transmission and distribution lines.