Energy DivisionA Division of the Kansas Corporation Commission, funded through the federal State Energy Program (SEP).
State of Kansas Renewable Fuels Contact List
Building a renewable fuel facility requires careful planning and compliance with a number of local, state and federal statutes and rules and regulations. State government contacts are listed below:
PLANNING, LOANS and MATCHING FUNDS
Kansas Alternative Energy Working GroupFor more information on the Kansas Alternative Energy Working Group and questions about the overall regulatory process, contact the Kansas Department of Commerce's Rural Development Division.
Contact: Corey Mohn at 785-296-3034 or .
Funding AssistanceTo learn more about the Agriculture Value Added Loan program, funding for feasibility studies, business plans, and equity drives, or Economic Development Block Grants through the Community Development Block Grant program, contact the Kansas Department of Commerce's Rural Development Division.
Contact: Mari Tucker at 785-296-6080 or .
Above Ground Storage TanksTo learn more about regulations, contact the Office of the Kansas State Fire Marshall.
Contact: 785-296-3401 or
Air Quality/EmissionsTo learn more about permitting requirements, contact the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Bureau of Air and Radiation. Contact: Terry Tavener at 785-296-1581 or .
Boiler InspectionsTo learn more about the Kansas Boiler Safety Act, the Boiler Safety Program, and related regulations, contact the Kansas Department of Labor.
Contact: Steve Zink at 785-296-4386 or .
Licensing, Bonding, Motor Fuels Tax, Tax CreditsTo learn more, contact the Kansas Department of Revenue.
Contact: Edie Martin at 785-296-5327 or .
Securities RegistrationTo learn more about necessary registrations and filings for equity drives, contact the Kansas Office of the Securities Commissioner.
Contact: Steve Wassom at 785-296-3307 or .
Water and Waste Water (quality)To learn more about permitting requirements, contact the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Bureau of Water.
Contact: Don Carlson at 785-296-5547 or .
Water Resource Allocation and Water Supply (quantity)To learn more about Kansas water law and water needs for renewable fuel production, contact the Kansas Department of Agriculture's Division of Water Resources.
Contact: Ken Kopp at 785-296-3717 or .
AgricultureTo learn more about commodities, or other agricultural policy issues, contact the Kansas Department of Agriculture.
Contact: Jessica Bowser at 785-296-4172 or .
Energy Policy and ProgramsTo learn more about energy efficiency and other renewable energy policy and programs, contact the KCC Energy Division.
Contacts: Liz Brosius at 785-271-3264 or
Ray Hammarlund at 785-271-3170 or .
Transportation IssuesTo learn more, contact the Kansas Department of Transportation.
Contact: Kyle Schneweis at 785-296-0293 or .
Water PolicyTo learn more, contact the Kansas Water Office.
Contact: Diane Coe at 785-296-0864 or .