Energy news in brief


** Kansas City-based Evergy, Inc. plans to release its 2019 third quarter earnings report on Wednesday, Nov. 6 after the close of market. A quarterly conference call and audio webcast will be held the next day at 9 a.m. Central Time.

**  Tallgrass Energy, LP based in Kansas City will close its Pony Express binding open season on Oct. 30 at 1  p.m. Central Time. The company had been soliciting shipper commitments for crude oil transportation from origin points in Wyoming to the hub in Cushing, Oklahoma.

** Schlumberger reported third quarter 2019 revenue of $8.5 billion worldwide, an increase of 3 percent over the third quarter of 2018. North American revenue was $2.8 billion, up 2 percent from a year earlier.