KU Energy Research Center CO2 Project

Resource Assessment

Shawnee County

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Plant: Tecumseh Energy Center; Owner: KPL Western Resources Co

Location: Tecumseh, Shawnee Co, KS Capability: 277 MW Number 7 in CO2 potential
Fuel Type: Bituminous Coal and Natural Gas Unit Type: Gas Turbine (39 MW) and Steam Turbine (499 MW)
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. 2 Fuel Oil 220,704 220,704 3,943,187 3,943,187 $1,972 $1,972
2 Natural Gas No. 2 Fuel Oil 232,320 232,320 4,150,723 4,150,723 $2,076 $2,076
7 Bituminous Coal Natural Gas 1,962,480 1,962,480 35,062,459 35,062,459 $17,531 $17,531
8 Bituminous Coal Natural Gas 3,532,464 3,532,464 63,112,426 63,112,426 $31,556 $31,556
Subtotal     5,947,968 5,947,968 106,268,794 106,268,794 $53,135 $53,135

Kansas Geological Survey
Updated May 1999
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