Electric Power Monthly

Data for June 2016  |  Release Date: August 24, 2016  |  Next Release: September 26, 2016 
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Table ES2.A. Summary Statistics: Receipts and Cost of Fossil Fuels for the Electric Power Industry by Sector, Physical Units, 2016 and 2015
 

Total (All Sectors)
  Year-to-Date
  Receipts Cost   Receipts Cost
  (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit) Number of Plants (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit)
Fuel June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015
Coal (1000 tons) 52,327 60,901 40.46 43.80 272 309 284,561 377,718 41.54 43.89
Petroleum Liquids (1000 barrels) 1,245 1,618 62.57 82.09 157 180 8,107 13,057 50.86 77.62
Petroleum Coke (1000 tons) 240 330 40.48 53.88 8 13 2,028 2,300 38.16 55.85
Natural Gas (1000 Mcf) 987,567 902,609 2.76 3.22 776 767 4,819,154 4,490,607 2.66 3.70

 

Electric Utilities
  Year-to-Date
  Receipts Cost   Receipts Cost
  (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit) Number of Plants (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit)
Fuel June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015
Coal (1000 tons) 39,864 46,233 41.78 44.47 193 221 215,853 283,922 42.48 44.35
Petroleum Liquids (1000 barrels) 907 1,234 63.78 82.96 107 116 6,018 8,023 50.36 75.67
Petroleum Coke (1000 tons) 220 262 38.34 49.60 6 10 1,729 1,919 33.56 53.63
Natural Gas (1000 Mcf) 481,119 424,467 2.98 3.59 416 400 2,306,484 2,061,928 2.94 3.94

 

Independent Power Producers
  Year-to-Date
  Receipts Cost   Receipts Cost
  (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit) Number of Plants (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit)
Fuel June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015
Coal (1000 tons) 11,843 13,988 34.90 40.52 61 67 65,081 89,593 37.24 41.45
Petroleum Liquids (1000 barrels) 307 353 59.37 79.16 41 53 1,919 4,596 51.92 80.75
Petroleum Coke (1000 tons) 12 44 W W 1 1 218 251 68.79 67.46
Natural Gas (1000 Mcf) 445,962 418,650 2.50 2.78 313 320 2,158,611 2,079,896 2.35 3.51

 

Commercial Sector
  Year-to-Date
  Receipts Cost   Receipts Cost
  (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit) Number of Plants (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit)
Fuel June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015
Coal (1000 tons) 0 9 -- W 0 2 19 71 W 62.09
Petroleum Liquids (1000 barrels) 0 0 -- -- 0 0 0 0 -- --
Petroleum Coke (1000 tons) 0 0 -- -- 0 0 0 0 -- --
Natural Gas (1000 Mcf) 585 513 W W 3 3 4,029 2,764 W W

 

Industrial Sector
  Year-to-Date
  Receipts Cost   Receipts Cost
  (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit) Number of Plants (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit)
Fuel June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015 June 2016 June 2015
Coal (1000 tons) 619 670 62.01 W 18 19 3,608 4,131 W 64.91
Petroleum Liquids (1000 barrels) 31 31 58.65 79.17 9 11 170 438 56.66 83.25
Petroleum Coke (1000 tons) 8 24 W W 1 2 80 131 W W
Natural Gas (1000 Mcf) 59,902 58,979 W W 44 44 350,029 346,019 W W


NM = Not meaningful due to large relative standard error.
W = Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data.
Number of Plants represents the number of plants for which receipts data were collected this month.
.... A plant using more than one fuel may be counted multiple times.
Coal includes anthracite, bituminous, subbituminous, lignite, waste coal, synthetic coal, and coal-derived synthesis gas.
Petroleum Liquids include distillate fuel oil, residual fuel oil, jet fuel, kerosene, propane, and waste oil.
Natural Gas includes a small amount of supplemental gaseous fuels that cannot be identified separately.
Petroleum Coke includeds petroleum coke and synthesis gas derived from petroleum coke.
Note: Values are preliminary. Mcf = thousand cubic feet.
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form-923, 'Power Plant Operations Report.'