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

Table 1. 2012 Summary Statistics (Arkansas)  
Item Value U.S. Rank
NERC Region(s)   SERC/SPP
Primary Energy Source   Coal
Net Summer Capacity (megawatts) 16,355 24
Electric Utilities 13,131 20
Independent Power Producers & Combined Heat and Power 3,225 30
Net Generation (megawatthours) 65,005,678 24
Electric Utilities 44,603,847 22
Independent Power Producers & Combined Heat and Power 20,401,831 19
Emissions
Sulfur Dioxide (short tons) 92,438 16
Nitrogen Oxide (short tons) 42,160 26
Carbon Dioxide (thousand metric tons) 36,234 23
Sulfur Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 2.8 11
Nitrogen Oxide (lbs/MWh) 1.3 24
Carbon Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,226 24
Total Retail Sales (megawatthours) 46,859,567 29
Full Service Provider Sales 46,859,567 26
Direct Use (megawatthours) 1,979,856 18
Average Retail Price (cents/kWh) 7.62 45
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 Arkansas'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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