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KCC opposes limits on utility transmission charges

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State utility regulators on Tuesday came out against a proposal  intended to limit power companies' from recovering electric transmission costs from consumers and saving...

Evergy seeks sanctions against attorney

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Evergy is asking utility regulators to sanction the lawyer for a group of large industrial power users for allegedly revealing the existence of a...

Senate passes bill barring natural gas bans

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The Kansas Senate took a step Thursday to cutting off a national trend toward banning natural gas hookups as local governments fight climate change...

Opponents say natural gas bill overreaches

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Opponents of a bill that would bar local governments from banning natural gas lined up against the legislation Wednesday, arguing that it would keep...

Kansas legislation targets natural gas bans

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It all started in Berkeley. Saying it was facing a climate emergency, the city in California became the first in the nation to ban the...

KCC staff recommends against disconnect moratorium

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The Kansas Corporation Commission's staff is recommending against a new moratorium on utility disconnects during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The staff said it's opposed to...

KCC considers new moratorium on utility disconnects

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State utility regulators are considering the possibility of imposing a new moratorium on utility disconnects during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Kansas Corporation Commission on...

KCC staff favors minimum bill to recover solar costs

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(Updated to correct the monthly cost of grid access fee) The Kansas Corporation Commission's staff is backing Evergy's fallback proposal to impose a $35 minimum...

New, more open electric rate study filed

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A consultant has turned in a new electric rate study to regulators, replacing a version with 40 pages of blacked out passages. AECOM Technical Services,...

KCC demands justification for blacked-out rate study

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State utility regulators on Tuesday demanded the author of the second phase of an electric rate study explain why its report was heavily blacked...