The Sunflower State
IOU, Municipal, Cooperative, Retail Energy Suppliers, Wholesale
Kansas Consumer Choice: No Deregulation
Utility: Consumers in Kansas may not choose their energy supplier.
Kansas Electric Choice: No. Kansas does not have an electric choice program..
Kansas Gas Choice: Yes. Natural gas is deregulated in Kansas. Kansas Gas Service customers who use 800-1500 Mcf of natural gas annually may purchase gas from a competitive supplier.
Deregulated Gas Year Electric Year
Kansas Yes* 2017 No N/A *As of January 1st, 2017 customers using at least 800-1500 Mcf of natural gas yearly qualify for Natural Gas Choice in Kansas Gas Service.
STATE NERC INTERCONNECTION ISO/RTO
Kansas Population: 2,913,314 People/ Land Mile: 35.6
Square Miles: 82,278 Land Miles: 81,759 Water Miles: 520
Net Generation 51,710,213 MWH Retail Sales 42,036,979 MWH Gas 321.4 trillion Btu
Counties KS Zip Codes KS Utility Zip Codes
NERC Authority: SPP, WECC
FERC Authority: Midwest Natural Gas Market
Electric Retail Average: 16 cents/kWh (Ave)
Kansas Power Mix
U.S. Commodity Sources 2019:
• Nuclear: 17.8%
• Coal: 33.4%
• Natural gas: 7%
• Wind: 41.4%
• Biomass: 0.1%
2013 U.S. Commodity Sources:
• Nuclear: 15%
• Coal: 61%
• Natural gas: 4%
KS Solar: Net Metering, Tax Credits, Solar Rebates
Kansas Citizens’ Utility Ratepayer Board
Kansas Gas Service website – Deregulation Explanation