Kansas residential solar owners who are customers of Westar and KCP&L will see dramatic rate increases, nearly eliminating any financial benefits of going solar.
The Kansas Energy Fairness Act 2019 HB 2190/SB 124 was introduced to the Kansas House and Senate on Tuesday, February 5 by the Clean Energy Business Council in order to stop this.
READ MORE ABOUT THE KANSAS ENERGY FAIRNESS ACT AND THIS SITUATION
WHAT YOU CAN DO
Show your support of the bill and homeowner’s option to use renewable energy sources without being penalized by reaching out to the Senate Utilities Committee members.
If you are a constituent of one of the committee members or if you know someone who is, make sure you contact them.
I support Senate Bill 124, the Kansas Energy Fairness Act 2019, and would like you to vote in favor of the bill.
If you are not a constituent of any of the committee members, you can still help. Reach out to your state legislatures and tell them to support this bill.
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SENATE UTILITIES COMMITTEE MEMBERS
Here are the members of the senate utilities committee as well as their contact information. Let them know you want them to vote in favor of The Energy Fairness Act 2019 (Senate Bill 124).
Sen. Elaine Bowers
Email: Elaine.Bowers@senate.ks.gov | firstname.lastname@example.org
Work Phone: 785.296.7389 | Home Phone: 785.243.4256
District 36 | View map of District 36
Sen. Marci Francisco
Work Phone: 785.296.7364 | Home Phone: 785.842.6402
District 2 | View map of District 2
Sen. Randall Hardy
Email: Randall.Hardy@senate.ks.gov | email@example.com
Work Phone: 785.296.7369 | Home Phone: 785.826.7858
District 24 | View map of District 24
Sen. Tom Hawk
Email: Tom.Hawk@senate.ks.gov | firstname.lastname@example.org
Work Phone: 785.296.7360 | Home Phone: 785.537.8000
District 22 | View map of District 22
Sen. Julia Lynn
Email: Julia.Lynn@senate.ks.gov | email@example.com
Work Phone: 785.296.7382 | Home Phone: 913.832.5311
District 9 | View map of District 9
Sen. Ty Masterson
Email: Ty.Masterson@senate.ks.gov | firstname.lastname@example.org
Work Phone: 785.296.7388 | Home Phone: 316.733.7229
District 16 | View map of District 16
Sen. Robert Olson
Work Phone: 785.296.7358 | Home Phone: 913.302.3135
District 23 | View map of District 23
Sen. Mike Petersen
Email: Mike.Petersen@senate.ks.gov | email@example.com
Work Phone: 785.296.7355 | Home Phone: 316.264.1817
District 28 | View map of District 28
Sen. John Skubal
Email: John.Skubal@senate.ks.gov | firstname.lastname@example.org
Work Phone: 785.296.7301 | Home Phone: 913.469.6641
District 11 | View map of District 11
Sen. Gene Suellentrop
Email: Gene.Suellentrop@senate.ks.gov | email@example.com
Work Phone: 785.296.7385 | Home Phone: 316.260.3663
District 27 | View map of District 27
Sen. Rick Wilborn
Email: Richard.Wilborn@senate.ks.gov | firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 785.296.7354 | 620.242.4355
District 35 | View map of District 35
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