Evergy Schedules Conference Call to Discuss 1st Quarter Results

KANSAS CITY, Mo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Evergy, Inc. (NYSE: EVRG) announced today it will release its 2019 first
quarter earnings Wednesday, May 8, 2019, after market close. The company
plans to host its quarterly conference call and audio webcast to discuss
the results Thursday, May 9, 2019.

        Event:     Evergy Q1 2019 Conference Call and Webcast
 
Date: May 9, 2019
 
Time: 10 a.m. Eastern (9 a.m. Central)
 
Location: 1) Phone conference call at (888) 353-7071, conference ID
4359526, or

2) Log on to the webcast at www.evergyinc.com

In conjunction with the earnings release and conference call, the
company plans to post on its website supplemental financial information
related to first quarter 2019 performance. The materials will be
available under Supplemental Materials in the Investors section of the
company website at www.evergyinc.com.

A replay of the conference call will be available from about 1 p.m.
Eastern, May 9, through May 16, 2019, at (855) 859-2056, conference ID
4359526. The replay will be available on the Evergy website at www.evergyinc.com.

About Evergy, Inc.

Evergy, Inc. (NYSE: EVRG), through its operating subsidiaries, Kansas
City Power & Light Company (KCP&L) and Westar Energy, Inc, provides
clean, safe and reliable energy to 1.6 million customers in Kansas and
Missouri. The 2018 combination of KCP&L and Westar Energy to form Evergy
created a leading energy company that provides value to shareholders and
a stronger company for customers.

Evergy’s mission is to empower a better future. Today, half the power
supplied to homes and businesses by Evergy comes from emission-free
sources, creating more reliable energy with less impact to the
environment. We will continue to innovate and adopt new technologies
that give our customers better ways to manage their energy use.

For more information about Evergy, Inc., visit us at www.evergyinc.com.

Contacts

Media Contact:
Gina Penzig
Manager, Media Relations
Phone:
785.575.8089
Gina.Penzig@westarenergy.com
Media
line: 888-613-0003

Investor Contact:
Cody
VandeVelde
Director, Investor Relations
Phone: 785-575-8227
Cody.VandeVelde@evergyinc.com