Westar Said to Get Bid Interest From Ameren, Canadian Funds

  • Kansas power company working with Guggenheim on sale process
  • Borealis Infrastructure, Canada Pension may also make bid

Westar Energy Inc., the biggest electric utility in Kansas, has drawn takeover interest from rival Ameren Corp. as well as an investor consortium that includes Borealis Infrastructure Management Inc. and the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, according to people familiar with the matter.

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