Electric Power Monthly

Data for December 2014  |  Release Date: March 4, 2015  |  Next Release: March 26, 2015 
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Table 1.1. Net Generation by Energy Source: Total (All Sectors), 2004-December 2014
(Thousand Megawatthours)

Period Coal Petroleum
Liquids
Petroleum
Coke
Natural
Gas
Other
Gas
Nuclear Hydroelectric
Conventional
Renewable
Sources
Excluding
Hydroelectric
Hydroelectric
Pumped
Storage
Other Total
Annual Totals
2004 1,978,301 100,391 20,754 710,100 15,252 788,528 268,417 83,067 -8,488 14,232 3,970,555
2005 2,012,873 99,840 22,385 760,960 13,464 781,986 270,321 87,329 -6,558 12,821 4,055,423
2006 1,990,511 44,460 19,706 816,441 14,177 787,219 289,246 96,525 -6,558 12,974 4,064,702
2007 2,016,456 49,505 16,234 896,590 13,453 806,425 247,510 105,238 -6,896 12,231 4,156,745
2008 1,985,801 31,917 14,325 882,981 11,707 806,208 254,831 126,101 -6,288 11,804 4,119,388
2009 1,755,904 25,972 12,964 920,979 10,632 798,855 273,445 144,279 -4,627 11,928 3,950,331
2010 1,847,290 23,337 13,724 987,697 11,313 806,968 260,203 167,173 -5,501 12,855 4,125,060
2011 1,733,430 16,086 14,096 1,013,689 11,566 790,204 319,355 193,981 -6,421 14,154 4,100,141
2012 1,514,043 13,403 9,787 1,225,894 11,898 769,331 276,240 218,333 -4,950 13,787 4,047,765
2013 1,581,115 13,820 13,344 1,124,836 12,853 789,016 268,565 253,508 -4,681 13,588 4,065,964
2014 1,585,697 18,708 11,781 1,121,928 11,578 797,067 258,749 281,060 -6,209 12,576 4,092,935
2012
January 129,091 1,180 1,297 90,761 1,017 72,381 23,107 19,906 -348 1,137 339,528
February 113,872 908 994 90,610 1,044 63,847 20,283 16,996 -237 1,072 309,389
March 105,526 971 570 92,251 1,076 61,729 25,909 20,200 -281 1,140 309,091
April 96,285 965 538 94,829 1,057 55,871 26,294 18,563 -265 1,091 295,228
May 115,983 1,079 651 107,352 1,002 62,081 28,643 18,898 -371 1,200 336,518
June 131,261 1,306 762 115,598 972 65,140 26,659 18,470 -507 1,166 360,826
July 160,450 1,530 809 138,863 1,042 69,129 26,491 15,725 -619 1,218 414,640
August 152,181 1,202 916 131,736 1,050 69,602 23,034 15,330 -529 1,178 395,700
Sept 125,589 978 882 108,012 904 64,511 17,604 15,401 -431 1,135 334,585
October 120,999 1,061 744 91,725 895 59,743 16,501 19,225 -378 1,135 311,651
November 128,727 986 824 80,169 875 56,713 18,732 18,217 -409 1,140 305,975
December 134,079 1,235 800 83,989 963 68,584 22,984 21,402 -576 1,176 334,635
2013
January 138,105 1,733 1,042 88,559 1,144 71,406 24,829 21,518 -465 1,098 348,967
February 123,547 1,130 867 80,283 968 61,483 20,418 20,330 -320 1,020 309,728
March 130,634 990 1,007 84,725 1,070 62,947 20,534 22,810 -462 1,143 325,399
April 111,835 995 891 78,036 1,020 56,767 25,097 23,961 -292 1,024 299,333
May 119,513 1,067 1,345 83,816 1,088 62,848 28,450 23,254 -334 1,110 322,156
June 138,283 1,035 1,307 99,615 1,048 66,430 27,384 20,954 -358 1,125 356,823
July 152,867 1,458 1,354 120,771 1,148 70,539 27,255 18,593 -340 1,201 394,846
August 149,426 1,076 1,372 121,156 1,143 71,344 21,633 17,382 -465 1,217 385,286
Sept 133,110 964 1,222 102,063 1,087 65,799 16,961 18,991 -439 1,182 340,941
October 120,996 945 1,074 88,587 1,072 63,184 17,199 21,058 -373 1,185 314,925
November 120,940 989 850 84,287 1,060 64,975 17,677 23,030 -413 1,143 314,540
December 141,860 1,438 1,013 92,936 1,006 71,294 21,128 21,626 -421 1,141 353,021
2014
January 157,316 6,041 1,181 90,926 943 73,064 21,636 25,705 -290 1,009 377,531
February 143,638 1,866 941 75,449 760 62,639 17,449 20,955 -445 877 324,128
March 136,781 2,083 1,215 77,950 847 62,397 24,219 26,005 -421 1,036 332,111
April 109,591 910 811 76,728 784 56,385 25,053 26,776 -378 993 297,653
May 119,033 976 1,056 88,514 936 62,947 26,406 23,994 -636 1,071 324,299
June 138,060 921 1,113 98,441 962 68,138 25,814 24,526 -653 1,069 358,392
July 150,007 1,024 1,028 114,582 1,069 71,940 24,260 21,059 -545 1,108 385,533
August 148,882 1,065 1,009 121,849 1,064 71,129 19,757 19,141 -840 1,136 384,192
Sept 126,484 963 951 106,295 1,104 67,535 15,933 19,994 -542 1,070 339,788
October 111,838 923 580 97,125 1,034 62,391 17,088 22,969 -448 1,059 314,560
November 119,351 988 753 83,990 1,012 65,140 18,712 27,228 -531 1,045 317,689
December 124,715 948 1,143 90,077 1,061 73,363 22,420 22,708 -480 1,103 337,059
Year to Date
2012 1,514,043 13,403 9,787 1,225,894 11,898 769,331 276,240 218,333 -4,950 13,787 4,047,765
2013 1,581,115 13,820 13,344 1,124,836 12,853 789,016 268,565 253,508 -4,681 13,588 4,065,964
2014 1,585,697 18,708 11,781 1,121,928 11,578 797,067 258,749 281,060 -6,209 12,576 4,092,935
Rolling 12 Months Ending in December
2013 1,581,115 13,820 13,344 1,124,836 12,853 789,016 268,565 253,508 -4,681 13,588 4,065,964
2014 1,585,697 18,708 11,781 1,121,928 11,578 797,067 258,749 281,060 -6,209 12,576 4,092,935

Coal includes anthracite, bituminous, subbituminous, lignite, and waste coal; synthetic coal and refined coal; and beginning in 2011, coal-derived synthesis gas. Prior to 2011 coal-derived synthesis gas was included in Other Gases.
Petroleum Liquids includes distillate and residual fuel oils, jet fuel, kerosene, waste oil, and beginning in 2011, propane. Prior to 2011 propane was included in Other Gases.
Petroleum Coke includes petroleum coke-derived synthesis gas. Prior to 2011, petroleum coke-derived synthesis gas was included in Other Gases.
Other Gas includes blast furnace gas and other manufactured and waste gases derived from fossil fuels. Prior to 2011, Other Gas included propane and synthesis gases.
See the Technical Notes for fuel conversion factors.
Other Renewable Sources include wood, black liquor, other wood waste, biogenic municipal solid waste, landfill gas, sludge waste, agriculture byproducts, other biomass, geothermal, solar thermal, photovoltaic energy, and wind.
Other includes non-biogenic municipal solid waste, batteries, hydrogen, purchased steam, sulfur, tire-derived fuel, and other miscellaneous energy sources.
Notes: Beginning with 2001 data, non-biogenic municipal solid waste and tire-derived fuels are reclassified as non-renewable energy sources and included in Other. Biogenic municipal solid waste is included in Other Renewable Sources.
See Glossary for definitions. Values for 2013 and prior years are final. Values for 2014 are preliminary. See Technical Notes for a discussion of the sample design for the Form EIA-923 and predecessor forms.
Totals may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding. NM=Not meaningful due to large standard error. W=Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data.
Sources: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-923, Power Plant Operations Report; U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-906, Power Plant Report; U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-920 Combined Heat and Power Plant Report; and predecessor forms.
Beginning with 2008 data, the Form EIA-923, Power Plant Operations Report, replaced the following: Form EIA-906, Power Plant Report; Form EIA-920, Combined Heat and Power Plant Report;
Form EIA-423, Monthly Cost and Quality of Fuels for Electric Plants Report; and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, FERC Form 423, Monthly Report of Cost and Quality of Fuels for Electric Plants.