Electric Power Monthly

Data for July 2014  |  Release Date: September 25, 2014  |  Next Release: October 24, 2014 
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Table ES2.A. Summary Statistics: Receipts and Cost of Fossil Fuels for the Electric Power Industry by Sector, Physical Units, 2014 and 2013
 

Total (All Sectors)
  Year-to-Date
  Receipts Cost   Receipts Cost
  (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit) Number of Plants (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit)
Fuel July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013
Coal (1000 tons) 72,363 71,348 46.03 44.27 340 343 474,122 460,646 46.16 45.65
Petroleum Liquids (1000 barrels) 1,392 1,765 128.63 123.78 171 196 17,124 11,186 131.21 126.00
Petroleum Coke (1000 tons) 399 418 53.73 64.99 12 12 2,858 2,574 56.97 63.19
Natural Gas (1000 Mcf) 857,923 919,088 4.57 4.31 752 759 4,698,337 4,798,309 5.74 4.52

 

Electric Utilities
  Year-to-Date
  Receipts Cost   Receipts Cost
  (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit) Number of Plants (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit)
Fuel July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013
Coal (1000 tons) 53,172 52,643 47.43 45.45 236 238 342,502 337,492 47.06 46.70
Petroleum Liquids (1000 barrels) 988 1,182 129.22 125.77 111 129 9,565 7,434 132.06 127.79
Petroleum Coke (1000 tons) 339 314 51.25 64.47 8 7 2,459 1,878 55.51 62.39
Natural Gas (1000 Mcf) 363,576 395,665 4.97 4.49 380 389 2,041,877 2,075,045 5.75 4.65

 

Independent Power Producers
  Year-to-Date
  Receipts Cost   Receipts Cost
  (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit) Number of Plants (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit)
Fuel July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013
Coal (1000 tons) 18,407 17,938 40.92 39.79 81 82 126,354 118,072 42.83 41.57
Petroleum Liquids (1000 barrels) 385 557 128.67 120.25 51 60 7,359 3,504 130.48 123.07
Petroleum Coke (1000 tons) 39 54 W W 2 2 286 375 W W
Natural Gas (1000 Mcf) 433,735 461,576 4.15 4.18 327 332 2,251,046 2,303,565 5.90 4.51

 

Commercial Sector
  Year-to-Date
  Receipts Cost   Receipts Cost
  (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit) Number of Plants (Physical Units) (Dollars / Physical Unit)
Fuel July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013
Coal (1000 tons) 11 9 W W 2 2 107 106 W W
Petroleum Liquids (1000 barrels) 0 0 -- -- 0 0 0 0 -- --
Petroleum Coke (1000 tons) 0 0 -- -- 0 0 0 0 -- --
Natural Gas (1000 Mcf) 471 440 W W 2 2 2,868 2,740 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 July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013 July 2014 July 2013
Coal (1000 tons) 773 759 W W 21 21 5,158 4,976 W W
Petroleum Liquids (1000 barrels) 20 27 98.08 108.96 9 7 200 248 116.46 112.63
Petroleum Coke (1000 tons) 20 50 W W 2 3 113 320 W W
Natural Gas (1000 Mcf) 60,142 61,407 W W 43 36 402,546 416,959 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.'