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Data for 2012  |  Release Date: May 1, 2014  |  Next Release: May 2015  
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Alaska Electricity Profile 2012

Table 1. 2012 Summary Statistics (Alaska)  
Item Value U.S. Rank
NERC Region(s)   --
Primary Energy Source Natural Gas
Net Summer Capacity (megawatts) 2,119 48
Electric Utilities 1,946 39
Independent Power Producers & Combined Heat and Power 172 50
Net Generation (megawatthours) 6,946,419 49
Electric Utilities 6,361,802 39
Independent Power Producers & Combined Heat and Power 584,618 50
Emissions
Sulfur Dioxide (short tons) 2,979 46
Nitrogen Oxide (short tons) 18,746 36
Carbon Dioxide (thousand metric tons) 4,305 44
Sulfur Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.9 37
Nitrogen Oxide (lbs/MWh) 5.4 2
Carbon Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,363 19
Total Retail Sales (megawatthours) 6,416,411 50
Full Service Provider Sales 6,416,411 47
Direct Use (megawatthours) 354,337 37
Average Retail Price (cents/kWh) 16.33 2
There is no NERC Region for Alaska. This is shown as "--" in the table.
MWh = Megawatthours.
kWh = Kilowatthours.
Sources: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-860, "Annual Electric Generator Report." U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-861,"Annual Electric Power Industry Report." U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-923, "Power Plant Operations Report" and predecessor forms.

More Tables on Alaska's Electricity Profile: Formats
Table 2. Ten largest plants by generation capacity, 2012
Table 3. Top five retailers of electricity, with end use sectors, 2012
Table 4. Electric power industry capability by primary energy source, 1990-2012
Table 5. Electric power industry generation by primary energy source, 1990-2012
Table 6. Electric power delivered fuel prices and quality for coal, petroleum, natural gas, 1990-2012
Table 7. Electric power industry emissions estimates, 1990-2012
Table 8. Retail sales, revenue, and average retail price by sector, 1990-2012
Table 9. Retail electricity sales statistics, 2012
Table 10. Supply and disposition of electricity, 1990-2012 (million kilowatthours)

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