KU Energy Research Center CO2 Project

Resource Assessment

Sedgwick County

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Plant: Gordon Evans Energy Center; Owner: Kansas Gas & Electric Co

Location: Sedgwick Co, KS Capability: 534 MW Number 6 in CO2 potential
Fuel Type: Natural Gas Unit Type: Steam Turbine  
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
1 Natural Gas No. 6 Fuel Oil 1,765,632 1,765,632 31,545,493 31,545,493 $15,773 $15,773
2 Natural Gas No. 6 Fuel Oil 4,437,312 4,437,312 79,278,805 79,278,805 $39,640 $39,640
Subtotal     6,202,944 6,202,944 110,824,298 110,824,298 $55,412 $55,412

Plant: Murray Gill Energy Center; Owner: Kansas Gas & 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
1 Natural Gas No. 6 Fuel Oil 511,104 511,104 9,131,590 9,131,590 $4,566 $4,566
2 Natural Gas No. 6 Fuel Oil 859,584 859,584 15,357,674 15,357,674 $7,679 $7,679
3 Natural Gas No. 6 Fuel Oil 1,242,912 1,242,912 22,206,367 22,206,367 $11,103 $11,103
4 Natural Gas No. 6 Fuel Oil 1,231,296 1,231,296 21,998,831 21,998,831 $11,000 $11,000
Subtotal     3,844,896 3,844,896 68,694,462 68,694,462 $34,347 $34,347

Plant: Wichita Diesel; Owner: Kansas Gas & 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
5 No. 2 Fuel Oil -- 52,286 52,286 934,170 934,170 $467 $467

Plant: Mulvane; Owner: City of Mulvane

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
1 No. 2 Fuel Oil -- 5,229 5,229 93,417 93,417 $47 $47
2 No. 2 Fuel Oil -- 5,229 6,972 93,417 124,556 $47 $63
3 Natural Gas No. 2 Fuel Oil 18,586 18,586 332,058 332,058 $166 $166
4 No. 2 Fuel Oil Natural Gas 26,143 26,143 467,085 467,085 $234 $234
5 No. 2 Fuel Oil Natural Gas 13,943 13,943 249,112 249,112 $125 $125
6 No. 2 Fuel Oil Natural Gas 40,086 40,086 716,197 716,197 $358 $358
Subtotal     109,215 110,958 1,951,286 1,982,425 $976 $991

Kansas Geological Survey
Updated May 1999
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