K.E.I.N. Logo

Kansas Energy

Go to:


Energy News
Climate Change
Coalbed Methane
Energy Directory
Energy - General/Policy
Green Homes
Hydrogen/Fuel Cells
Natural Gas
Nuclear - Wolf Creek
Off-the-Grid Homes
Renewable Energy
  Green Tags
Terms & Definitions
Transportation Alternatives


About K.E.I.N.

Energy Overviews


White, Scott W., Kansas Energy Incentives: Catalog of Existing Kansas Energy-related Incentives - Kansas Energy Council, July 2007

2006 Kansas Energy bills - KEIN

Kansas Energy Data -EIA

Kansas Energy Consumption Profile -EIA

Kansas Energy Prices -EIA (PDF format)

Kansas Energy Consumption -EIA (PDF format)


U.S. Energy Information Administration - Section of the Department of Energy

Energy Data Rankings - Various rankings of various energy data by state, country and by company

Energy Information

Energy Sources and Production Info - DOE


Harvey County trash may turn to energy
(Wichita Eagle, September 6, 2006)

Renewable energy to power Journal-World’s presses
(Lawrence Journal-World, April 19, 2006)

Harvey County talks to Westar about Waste Incinerator
(Newton Kansan, Jan. 10, 2006)

Editorial: Incinerating trash no quick fix
(Wichita Eagle, Jan. 6, 2006)

Harvey County weighs the power of trash
(Wichita Eagle, Jan. 3, 2006)

Commissioners look at solid waste incinerators
(Newton Kansan, Dec. 20, 2005)

County seeks waste-to-energy manufacturers
(Newton Kansan, Nov. 29, 2005)

Poop power - $1.2 million plant to turn chicken litter into methane and money
(Tulsa Beacon, June 2, 2002)

Energy Reports


2009 Kansas Energy Plan - KEC, PDF

2008 Kansas Energy Plan - KEC, PDF

2007 Kansas Energy Plan - KEC, PDF

2006 Kansas Energy Plan - KEC, PDF

2005 Kansas Energy Plan - KEC, PDF

2004 Kansas Energy Plan - KEC, Web-page (PDF, 326 kb)

2003 Kansas Energy Plan - SERCC, Full version WITH color cover (PDF, 1.1 megs)

2003 Kansas Energy Plan - SERCC,  Full version WITHOUT cover (PDF, 438 k)

2003 Kansas Energy Plan - SERCC, Executive Summary WITH cover (PDF, 731 k)

2003 Kansas Energy Plan - SERCC, Executive Summary WITHOUT cover (PDF, 42 k)

2000 Kansas Energy Report - KGS

Kansas: Net Energy Producer - KGS Presentation

KU Researcher Rates Kansas Oil, Gas Reserves - Dec. 1996 KU press release

Research Organizations

KU Energy Research Center

2005 Federal Energy Bill News

High-octane energy fight
(The Christian Science Monitor, June 29, 2005)

Energy Tax Incentives - Tax Incentives Assistance Project, information on how to use tax incentives for new renewable energy projects


Select Committee on Energy Resources

Members and Topics (PDF)

Select Committee homepage


Energy goal: Conserve, produce
(Topeka Capital-Journal, Jan. 21, 2006)
(Registration required)

Panel to focus on renewable energy
(Lawrence Journal-World, Dec. 10, 2005)

Energy standards sought from state
(The Hutchinson News, Dec. 17, 2005)
(Registration required)

Kansas Energy Council

Official KEC web-site

Meetings, KEC

KEC History, KEC

State Energy Resources Coordination Council (SERCC) - 2002-2003, KEC

Tallgrass Prairie maps - KEIN

Wind and Prairie Task Force - 2004, KEC

Kansas Energy Council News Archives

Kansas Renewable Energy Working Group

KREWG is now defunct. This group was active in Kansas in 2002-2003. The information found at the links below is provided  for historical purposes only.


Reports, KEIN

Past Meetings, KEIN

College Energy Groups

KU Energy Council

KU Center for Sustainability

K-State Center for Sustainble Energy

Wichita State University Sustainable Energy Solutions


KCP&L says there was nothing improper about private meeting with regulator
(Lawrence Journal-World, Jan. 8, 2016)

Questions about private conversations with KCC commissioner emerge in utility case
(Lawrence Journal-World, Jan. 6, 2016)

Kansas wind could help region comply with EPA rule - but at a cost
(Topeka Capital-Journal, Aug. 8, 2015)

Westar partially drops solar issue from rate case
(Kansas Health Institute, Aug. 7, 2015)

Consumer advocate: Westar rate increase of $78 million 'reasonable'
(Topeka Capital-Journal, Aug. 6, 2015)

Kansans bracing for battle over EPA’s Clean Power Plan
(Lawrence Journal World, Aug. 3, 2015)

Obama's power plant pollution plan 'likely' to draw legal action from Kansas, other states
(Topeka Capital-Journal, Aug. 3, 2015)

Editorial: Consumers will pay for new carbon standards
(Topeka Capital Journal, Sept. 24, 2013)

EPA takes on coal with first-ever carbon limits
(Wichita Eagle, Sept. 20, 2013)

Bill would let state’s utilities buy renewable-energy credits
(Wichita Eagle, August 8, 2013)

Eisenhower’s granddaughter brings renewable energy message to KU
(Lawrence Journal-World, March 5, 2009)

Workshop showcases energy grant
(McPherson Sentinel, Jan. 31, 2009)

Lawrence legislator angers many with his proposed energy bill
(Lawrence Journal-World, Jan. 26, 2009)

Sebelius says energy plan will create jobs
(Wichita Eagle, Jan. 10, 2009)

videoSebelius, Parkinson outline plan for solar, wind energy programs for Kansas
(Lawrence Journal-World, Jan. 10, 2009)

Climate changing increasing Kansas temperatures
(Topeka Capital-Journal, Nov. 11, 2008)
(Registration required)

Panel reviews future Kansas energy costs
(Newton Kansan, Nov. 11, 2008)

Krauthammer" Energy Independence?
(Washington Post, Jan. 26, 2007)
(Registration Required)

State already on path Bush has proposed for energy
(Wichita Eagle, Jan. 25, 2007)

Declare Energy Independence
(Mother Earth News, June/July 2006)

House rejects bill aimed at promoting energy efficiency programs
(Lawrence Journal-World, Feb. 17, 2006)

Energy will be burning issue
(Topeka Capital-Journal, Jan. 5, 2006)
(Registration required)

Panel to focus on renewable energy
(Lawrence Journal-World, Dec. 10, 2005)

State hopes to curtail energy costs
(Wichita Eagle, Oct. 28, 2005)

Energy security and oil dependence
(Washington Post, Oct. 03, 2005)
(Registration required)

Storms revive energy debate
(Christian Science Monitor, Sept. 29, 2005)

Washington Post: 'The Energy Crisis: California and Beyond'


KEIN Home | Energy News | Biofuels | Climate Change | Coal | Coalbed Methane | Electricity | Efficiency/Conservation | Energy Directory | Energy - General/Policy | Ethanol | Green Homes | Hydropower | Hydrogen/Fuel Cells | Legislation | Natural Gas | Nuclear - Wolf Creek | Off-the-Grid Homes | Petroleum | Renewable Energy | Solar | Terms & Definitions | Transportation Alternatives | Wind |

The Kansas Energy Information Network is not responsible for the content on external web-sites.

Valid HTML 4.01 Transitional Comments to webmaster@kansasenergy.org
Last modified: 01/10/2016
The current URL is www.kansasenergy.org/energy.htm