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With Data for 2014   |  Release Date:  February 16, 2016   |  Next Release Date: October 2016  |  full report   

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   National Summary Data
Table 1.1. Total electric power industry summary statistics XLS
Table 1.2. Summary statistics for the United States XLS
Table 1.3. Supply and disposition of electricity XLS
   Electricity Sales    
Table 2.1. Number of ultimate customers served by sector, by provider XLS
Table 2.2. Sales and direct use of electricity to ultimate customers by sector, by provider XLS
Table 2.3. Revenue from sales of electricity to ultimate customers by sector, by provider XLS
Table 2.4. Average price of electricity to ultimate customers by end-use sector XLS
Table 2.5. Sales of electricity to ultimate customers: Total by end-use sector XLS
Table 2.6. Revenue from sales of electricity to ultimate customers: Total by end-use sector XLS
Table 2.7. Average price of electricity to ultimate customers: Total by end-use sector XLS
Table 2.8. Sales of electricity to ultimate customers by end-use sector, by state XLS
Table 2.9. Revenue from sales of electricity to ultimate customers by end-use sector, by state XLS
Table 2.10. Average price of electricity to ultimate customers by end-use sector, by state XLS
Table 2.11. Electric power industry - electricity purchases XLS
Table 2.12. Electric power industry - electricity sales for resale XLS
Table 2.13. Electric power industry - U.S. electricity imports from and electricity exports to Canada and Mexico XLS
Table 2.14. Green pricing customers by end use sector XLS
    Net Generation
Table 3.1.A. Net generation by energy source: Total (all sectors) XLS
Table 3.1.B. Net generation from renewable sources: Total (all sectors) XLS
Table 3.2. A Net generation by energy source: Electric utilities XLS
Table 3.2.B. Net generation from renewable sources: Electric utilities XLS
Table 3.3.A. Net generation by energy source: Independent power producers XLS
Table 3.3.B. Net generation from renewable sources: Independent power producers XLS
Table 3.4.A. Net generation by energy source: Commercial sector XLS
Table 3.4.B. Net Generation from renewable sources: Commercial sector XLS
Table 3.5.A. Net generation by energy source: Industrial sector XLS
Table 3.5.B. Net generation from renewable sources: Industrial sector XLS
Table 3.6. Net generation by energy source: residential sector XLS
Table 3.7. Net generation by state by sector XLS
Table 3.8. Net generation from coal by state by sector XLS
Table 3.9. Net generation from petroleum liquids by state by sector XLS
Table 3.10. Net generation from petroleum coke by state by sector XLS
Table 3.11. Net generation from natural gas by state by sector XLS
Table 3.12. Net generation from other gases by state by sector XLS
Table 3.13. Net generation from nuclear energy by state by sector XLS
Table 3.14. Net generation from hydroelectric (conventional) power by state by sector XLS
Table 3.15. Net generation from renewable sources excluding hydroelectric by state by sector XLS
Table 3.16. Net generation from hydroelectric (pumped storage) power by state by sector XLS
Table 3.17. Net generation from other energy sources by state by sector XLS
Table 3.18. Net generation from wind by state by sector XLS
Table 3.19. Net generation from biomass by state by sector XLS
Table 3.20. Net generation from geothermal by state by sector XLS
Table 3.21. Net generation from solar photovoltaic by state by sector XLS
Table 3.22. Net generation from solar thermal by state by sector XLS
Table 3.23. Useful thermal output by energy source: Total combined heat and power (all sectors) XLS
Table 3.24. Useful thermal output by energy source: Electric power sector combined heat and power XLS
Table 3.25. Useful thermal output by energy source: Commercial sector combined heat and power XLS
Table 3.26. Useful thermal output by energy source: Industrial sector combined heat and power XLS
   Generation Capacity
Table 4.1. Count of electric power industry power plants, by sector, by predominant energy sources within plant XLS
Table 4.2.A. Existing net summer capacity by energy source and producer type XLS
Table 4.2.B. Existing net summer capacity of other renewable sources by producer type XLS
Table 4.3. Existing capacity by energy source XLS
Table 4.4. Existing capacity by producer type XLS
Table 4.5. Planned generating capacity changes, by energy source XLS
Table 4.6. Capacity additions, retirements and changes by energy source XLS
Table 4.7.A. Net summer capacity of utility scale units by technology and by state XLS
Table 4.7.B. Net summer capacity of utility scale units using primarily renewable energy sources and by state XLS
Table 4.7.C. Net summer capacity of utility scale units using primarily fossil fuels and by state XLS
Table 4.8.A. Capacity factors for utility scale generators primarily using fossil fuels, XLS
Table 4.8.B. Capacity factors for utility scale generators not primarily using fossil fuel, XLS
Table 4.9. Total capacity of distributed and dispersed generators by technology type XLS
Table 4.10. Net metering customers and capacity by technology type, by end use sector XLS
Table 4.11. Fuel-switching capacity of operable generators reporting natural gas as the primary fuel, by producer type XLS
Table 4.12. Fuel-switching capacity of operable generators reporting petroleum liquids as the primary fuel, by producer type XLS
Table 4.13. Fuel-switching capacity of operable generators reporting natural gas as the primary fuel, by type of prime mover XLS
Table 4.14. Fuel-switching capacity of operable generators reporting natural gas as the primary fuel, by year of initial commercial operation XLS
    Consumption of Fossil Fuels
Table 5.1.A. Coal: Consumption (thousand tons) for electricity generation by sector XLS
Table 5.1.B. Coal: Consumption (thousand tons) for useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.1.C. Coal: Consumption (thousand tons) for electricity generation and useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.1.D. Coal: Consumption (billion Btus) for electricity generation by sector XLS
Table 5.1.E. Coal: Consumption (billion Btus) for useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.1.F. Coal: Consumption (billion Btus) for electricity generation and useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.2.A. Petroleum liquids: Consumption (thousand barrels) for electricity generation by sector XLS
Table 5.2.B. Petroleum liquids: Consumption (thousand barrels) for useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.2.C. Petroleum liquids: Consumption (thousand barrels) for electricity generation and useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.2.D. Petroleum liquids: Consumption (billion Btus) for electricity generation by sector XLS
Table 5.2.E. Petroleum liquids: Consumption (billion Btus) for useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.2.F. Petroleum liquids: Consumption (billion Btus) for electricity generation and useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.3.A. Petroleum coke: Consumption (thousand tons) for electricity generation by sector XLS
Table 5.3.B. Petroleum coke: Consumption (thousand tons) for useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.3.C. Petroleum coke: Consumption (thousand tons) for electricity generation and useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.3.D. Petroleum coke: Consumption (billion Btus) for electricity generation by sector XLS
Table 5.3.E. Petroleum coke: Consumption (billion Btus) for useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.3.F. Petroleum coke: Consumption (billion Btus) for electricity generation and useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.4.A. Natural gas: Consumption (million cubic feet) for electricity generation by sector XLS
Table 5.4.B. Natural gas: Consumption (million cubic feet) for useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.4.C. Natural gas: Consumption (million cubic feet) for electricity generation and useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.4.D. Natural gas: Consumption (billion Btus) for electricity generation by sector XLS
Table 5.4.E. Natural gas: Consumption (billion Btus) for useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.4.F. Natural gas: Consumption (billion Btus) for electricity generation and useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.5.D. Wood / wood waste biomass: Consumption (billion Btus) for electricity generation by sector XLS
Table 5.5.E. Wood / wood waste biomass: Consumption (billion Btus) for useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.5.F. Wood / wood waste biomass: Consumption (billion Btus) for useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.6.A. Landfill gas: Consumption (million cubic feet) for electricity generation by sector XLS
Table 5.6.B. Landfill gas: Consumption (million cubic feet) for useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.6.C. Landfill gas: consumption (million cubic feet) for electricity generation and useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.6.D. Landfill gas: Consumption (billion Btus) for electricity generation by sector XLS
Table 5.6.E. Landfill gas: Consumption (billion Btus) for useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.6.F. Landfill gas: Consumption (billion Btus) for electricity generation and useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.7.A. Biogenic municipal solid waste: Consumption (thousand tons) for electricity generation by sector XLS
Table 5.7.B. Biogenic municipal solid waste: Consumption (thousand tons) for useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.7.C. Biogenic municipal solid waste: Consumption (thousand tons) for electricity generation and useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.7.D. Biogenic municipal solid waste: Consumption (billion Btus) for electricity generation by sector XLS
Table 5.7.E. Biogenic municipal solid waste: Consumption (billion Btus) for useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.7.F. Biogenic municipal solid waste: Consumption (billion Btus) for electricity generation and useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.8.D. Other waste biomass: Consumption (billion Btus) for electricity generation by sector XLS
Table 5.8.E. Other waste biomass: Consumption (billion Btus) for useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.8.F. Other waste biomass: Consumption (billion Btus) for electricity generation and useful thermal output by sector XLS
Table 5.9. Consumption of coal for electricity generation by state by sector XLS
Table 5.10. Consumption of petroleum liquids for electricity generation by state by sector XLS
Table 5.11. Consumption of petroleum coke for electricity generation by state by sector XLS
Table 5.12. Consumption of natural gas for electricity generation by state by sector XLS
Table 5.13. Consumption of landfill gas for electricity generation by state by sector XLS
Table 5.14. Consumption of biogenic municipal solid waste for electricity generation by state by sector XLS
    Fossil Fuel Stocks for Electricity Generation
Table 6.1. Stocks of coal, petroleum liquids, and petroleum coke: Electric power sector XLS
Table 6.2. Stocks of coal, petroleum liquids, and petroleum coke: Electric power sector, by state XLS
Table 6.3. Stocks of coal, petroleum liquids, and petroleum coke: Electric power sector, by census division XLS
Table 6.4. Stocks of coal by coal rank: Electric power sector XLS
Receipts, Cost, and Quality of Fossil Fuels
Table 7.1. Receipts, average cost, and quality of fossil fuels for the electric power industry XLS
Table 7.2. Receipts and quality of coal delivered for the electric power industry XLS
Table 7.3. Average quality of fossil fuel receipts for the electric power industry XLS
Table 7.4. Weighted average cost of fossil fuels for the electric power industry XLS
Table 7.5. Receipts, average cost, and quality of fossil fuels: Electric utilities XLS
Table 7.6. Receipts, average cost, and quality of fossil fuels: Electric utilities (continued) XLS
Table 7.7. Receipts, average cost, and quality of fossil fuels: Independent power producers XLS
Table 7.8. Receipts, average cost, and quality of fossil fuels: Independent power producers (continued) XLS
Table 7.9. Receipts, average cost, and quality of fossil fuels: Commercial sector XLS
Table 7.10. Receipts, average cost, and quality of fossil fuels: Commercial sector (continued) XLS
Table 7.11. Receipts, average cost, and quality of fossil fuels: Industrial sector XLS
Table 7.12. Receipts, average cost, and quality of fossil fuels: Industrial sector (continued) XLS
Table 7.13. Receipts of coal delivered for electricity generation by state XLS
Table 7.14. Receipts of petroleum liquids delivered for electricity generation by state XLS
Table 7.15. Receipts of petroleum coke delivered for electricity generation by state XLS
Table 7.16. Receipts of natural gas delivered for electricity generation by state XLS
Table 7.17. Average cost of coal delivered for electricity generation by state XLS
Table 7.18. Average cost of petroleum liquids delivered for electricity generation by state XLS
Table 7.19. Average cost of petroleum coke delivered for electricity generation by state XLS
Table 7.20. Average cost of natural gas delivered for electricity generation by state XLS
Table 7.21. Receipts and quality of coal by rank delivered for electricity generation: Total (all sectors) by state XLS
Table 7.22. Receipts and quality of coal by rank delivered for electricity generation: Electric utilities by state XLS
Table 7.23. Receipts and quality of coal by rank delivered for electricity generation: Independent power producers by state XLS
Table 7.24. Receipts and quality of coal by rank delivered for electricity generation: Commercial sector by state XLS
Table 7.25. Receipts and quality of coal by rank delivered for electricity generation: Industrial sector by state XLS
    Electric Power System Characteristics and Performance
Table 8.1. Average operating heat rate for selected energy sources XLS
Table 8.2. Average tested heat rates by prime mover and energy source XLS
Table 8.3. Revenue and expense statistics for major U.S. investor-owned electric utilities XLS
Table 8.4. Average power plant operating expenses for major U.S. investor-owned electric utilities XLS
Table 8.5. Revenue and expense statistics for U.S. cooperative borrower-owned electric utilities
Table 8.6.A. Noncoincident peak load by North American electric reliability corporation assessment area, actual
Table 8.6.B. Noncoincident peak load by North American electric reliability corporation assessment area, projected
Table 8.7.A. Net energy for load by North American electric reliability corporation assessment area, actual
Table 8.7.B. Net energy for load by North American electric reliability corporation assessment area, projected
Table 8.8. Summer net internal demand, capacity resources, and capacity margins by North American electric reliability corporation assessment area, projected
Table 8.9. Winter net internal demand, capacity resources, and capacity margins by North American electric reliability corporation assessment area, projected  
Table 8.10.A. Existing transmission capacity by high-voltage size
Table 8.10.B. Proposed transmission capacity additions by high-voltage size
Table 8.11.A. U.S. transmission circuit outages by type and NERC region
Table 8.11.B. U.S. transformer outages by type and NERC region
Table 8.12.A. U.S. transmission circuit sustained automatic outage counts and hours, by high-voltage size and NERC region
Table 8.12.B. U.S. transformer sustained automatic outage counts and hours by high-voltage size and NERC region
Table 8.13.A. U.S. transmission circuit sustained automatic outage counts and hours by cause code and by NERC region
Table 8.13.B. U.S. transformer sustained automatic outage counts and hours by cause code and by NERC region
Environmental Data    
Table 9.1. Emissions from energy consumption at conventional power plants and combined-heat-and-power plants XLS 
Table 9.2. Quantity and net summer capacity of operable environmental equipment XLS
Table 9.3. Quantity and net summer capacity of operable cooling systems by energy source and cooling system type XLS
Table 9.4. Average cost of existing flue gas desulfurization units XLS
Table 9.5. Emissions from energy consumption at conventional power plants and combined-heat-and-power plants, by state XLS 
Demand-Side Management and Advanced Metering
Table 10.1. Demand-side management program annual effects by program category XLS
Table 10.2. Demand-side management program annual effects by program category, by sector XLS
Table 10.3. Demand-side management program incremental effects by program category XLS
Table 10.4. Demand-side management program incremental effects by program category, by sector XLS
Table 10.5. Demand-side management program direct and indirect costs XLS
Table 10.6. Energy efficiency XLS
Table 10.7. Energy efficiency - life cycle XLS
Table 10.8. Demand response - yearly energy and demand savings XLS
Table 10.9. Demand response- program costs XLS
Table 10.10. Advanced metering count by technology type XLS
Appendices    
Technical notes PDF XLS
Table A.1. Sulfur dioxide uncontrolled emission factors XLS 
Table A.2. Nitrogen oxides uncontrolled emission factors XLS
Table A.3. Carbon dioxide uncontrolled emission factors XLS
Table A.4. Nitrogen oxides control technology emissions reduction factors XLS
Table A.5. Unit-of-measure equivalents XLS
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  • EPA Tables 9.1 and 9.5 were being revised due to the omission of roughly 6.3 million metric tons of CO2 emissions at the time of original publication. Although the national impact of this change was less than 0.3%, some state level impacts were more significant (up to 6.2% in Connecticut).
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