Alliant Energy Files Registration Statement

October 07, 2001 by Jeff Shepard

Alliant Energy Corp. (Madison, WI) announced that it has filed a shelf registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission covering the issuance and sale of up to 12,000,000 shares of Alliant Energy's common stock.

The shares of common stock may be offered in amounts, and at prices and terms, to be determined at the time of the sale. These terms will be stated in a prospectus supplement. Unless otherwise specified in a

prospectus supplement, Alliant Energy will use the net proceeds from any offering to make additional capital contributions to its utility and other subsidiaries and to repay its debt or the debt of its subsidiaries.