Evolve is an initiative to encourage broader adoption of clean, efficient electric vehicles. Launching in 2016, the initiative includes rebate incentives, educational outreach, and increased availability of electric vehicle charging stations within The Empire District Electric Company service area. Visitwww.evolvewithempire.com.
Based in Joplin, Missouri, The Empire District Electric Company (NYSE: EDE) is an investor-owned, regulated utility providing electric, natural gas (through its wholly owned subsidiary The Empire District Gas Company), and water service, with approximately 218,000 customers in Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. A subsidiary of the Company also provides fiber optic services. More information can be found at www.empiredistrict.com.