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BPU: The Power of Community

For more than 100 years, the Kansas City Board of Public Utilities (BPU) has provided safe, dependable water and electric services across Kansas City, Kansas. As a non-profit public utility, we are fully committed to serving our customers and the community as a whole. It’s more than simply providing a service. It’s a commitment to a better quality of life. That’s why BPU has been recognized as one of the top public utilities in the country. That’s the Power of Community.

 
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We are proud to offer dependable and reliable electric service to every household in our community at some of the lowest rates in the nation. 

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We deliver 72 million gallons of water a day (MGD) to our customers, with a focus on quality and service you can count on.

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See how we’re making an impact in our communities throughout our employee education programs and services.

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The BPU board of directors is here to serve you and our community. Find out how to contact us.

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BPU: The Power of Community

For more than 100 years, the Kansas City Board of Public Utilities (BPU) has provided safe, dependable water and electric services across Kansas City, Kansas. As a non-profit public utility, we are fully committed to serving our customers and the community as a whole. It’s more than simply providing a service. It’s a commitment to a better quality of life. That’s why BPU has been recognized as one of the top public utilities in the country. That’s the Power of Community.

 

ELECTRIC CUSTOMERS

65,000

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WATER CUSTOMERS

53,000

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Renewable Energy is a Win-Win for Kansas City, Kansas

(KANSAS CITY, Kan.) — The Kansas City Board of Public Utilities (BPU) has worked aggressively to diversify its energy generation capabilities over the last decade, shifting more and more toward renewable energy sources like wind, hydropower, landfill gas, and solar. While good for the environment and community health, this has also reduced BPU’s reliance on volatile gas markets and accompanying price fluctuations, (more...)

BPU Issues Requests for Proposals

Proposals (KANSAS CITY, Kan.) — The Kansas City Board of Public Utilities (BPU) is continuing to make progress towards its sustainability goals and as a result, recognizes the need to address its former generating facilities and properties.

The Kaw and Quindaro generating facilities and Quindaro water treatment plant were instrumental in providing reliable and affordable power and water to the community during their operations. (more...)

 
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