KU Energy Research Center CO2 Project

Resource Assessment

Cherokee County

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Plant: Riverton; Owner: Empire District Electric Co

Generator
Unit
Primary
Fuel
Alternate
Fuel
Primary CO2 Emissions
(kg CO2/day)
Volume of CO2 Emissions
(CF CO2/day)
Value of CO2
($/day)
Summer Winter Summer Winter Summer Winter
7 Subbituminous Coal Bituminous Coal 877,344 877,344 15,674,982 15,674,982 $7,838 $7,838
8 Subbituminous Coal Bituminous Coal 1,246,752 1,246,752 22,274,974 22,274,974 $11,138 $11,138
9 Natural Gas No. 2 Fuel Oil 139,392 139,392 2,490,434 2,490,434 $1,245 $1,245
10 Natural Gas No. 2 Fuel Oil 185,856 185,856 3,320,578 3,320,578 $1,661 $1,661
11 Natural Gas No. 2 Fuel Oil 185,856 185,856 3,320,578 3,320,578 $1,661 $1,661
Subtotal     2,635,200 2,635,200 47,081,545 47,081,545 $23,541 $23,541

Kansas Geological Survey
Updated May 1999
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