KU Energy Research Center CO2 Project

Resource Assessment

Wyandotte County

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Plant: Kaw; Owner: City of Kansas City

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 Bituminous Coal Natural Gas 854,256 854,256 15,262,482 15,262,482 $7,631 $7,631
2 Bituminous Coal Natural Gas 854,256 854,256 15,262,482 15,262,482 $7,631 $7,631
3 Bituminous Coal Natural Gas 1,269,840 1,269,840 22,687,473 22,687,473 $11,343 $11,343
Subtotal     2,978,352 2,978,352 53,212,437 53,212,437 $26,606 $26,606

Plant: Nearman Creek; Owner: City of Kansas City

Location: Wyandotte Co, KS Capability: 235 MW Number 9 in CO2 potential
Fuel Type: Subbituminous coal 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 Subbituminous Coal -- 5,425,680 5,425,680 96,937,386 96,937,386 $48,468 $48,468

Plant: Quindaro; Owner: City of Kansas City

Location: Wyandotte Co, KS Capability: 316 MW Number 5 in CO2 potential
Fuel Type: Bituminous Coal (208 MW), Gas (14 MW) and Fuel Oil #2 (94 MW) Unit Type: Gas Turbine (108) and Steam Turbine (208)
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
GT1 Natural Gas No. 2 Fuel Oil 162,624 162,624 2,905,506 2,905,506 $1,453 $1,453
GT2 No. 2 Fuel Oil -- 819,154 819,154 14,635,328 14,635,328 $7,317 $7,317
GT3 No. 2 Fuel Oil -- 819,154 819,154 14,635,328 14,635,328 $7,317 $7,317
ST1 Bituminous Coal Natural Gas 1,685,424 1,685,424 30,112,465 30,112,465 $15,056 $15,056
ST2 Bituminous Coal Natural Gas 3,116,880 3,116,880 55,687,434 55,687,434 $27,843 $27,843
Subtotal     6,603,235 6,603,235 117,976,062 117,976,062 $58,988 $58,988

Kansas Geological Survey
Updated May 1999
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