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Generation vs. Load in Kansas discussion

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Overview of Generation vs. Load in Kansas

Resources: Google; eia.gov; white papers/reports

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Running head: GENERATION VS. LOAD

Generation vs. Load
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Generation vs. Load

Kansas Corporation Commission is required to create or compile an electric supply and demand
report covering all the electrical utilities in Kansas. According to this statute, the report compiled
should include a number of things. The first thing that the report should contain is the generation
capacity needs. Secondly, the report should contain system peak capacity needs and finally, also
include renewable generation needs. However, the statue indicates that the report should not be
limited to these three things. In order to ensure that all the staff of Kansas Corporation
Commission are in speed and updated about the process of compiling the report, the commission
issued an order that calls for the major entities and companies involved in electricity to file data
needed to compile the report annually.
Kansas Utilities
Major utilities in Kansas are all members of the SPP (Southwest Power Pool). SPP is operational
as the Regional Transmission Organization throughout Kansas. In addition to this, the SPP is
also regarded as the regional entity of NERC (North American Electric Reliability Corporation).
With this implication, SPP is mandated to ensure reliable operation of the electric grid within
Kansas. Utilities involved in the report are categorized into Investor Owned Utilities (IOUs),
cooperatives, and municipal utilities (Cappers, 2010). ...

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