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Data for 2013  |  Release Date: July 8, 2015  |  Next Release: October 2015  

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Kentucky Electricity Profile 2013

Table 1. 2013 Summary statistics (Kentucky)  
Item Value U.S. Rank
Primary energy source   Coal
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 21,004 21
Electric utilities 19,599 16
IPP & CHP 1,405 40
Net generation (megawatthours) 89,741,021 18
Electric utilities 89,098,127 11
IPP & CHP 642,894 50
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 190,782 7
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 87,201 7
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 85,304 7
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 4.3 4
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 1.9 10
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 2,091 2
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 84,763,842 17
Full service provider sales 84,763,842 13
Energy-only provider sales    
Direct use (megawatthours) 255,070 39
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 7.69 48
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.

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Table 2. Ten largest plants by generation capacity, 2013
Table 3. Top five retailers of electricity, with end use sectors, 2013
Table 4. Electric power industry capability by primary energy source, 1990-2013
Table 5. Electric power industry generation by primary energy source, 1990-2013
Table 6. Electric power delivered fuel prices and quality for coal, petroleum, natural gas, 1990-2013
Table 7. Electric power industry emissions estimates, 1990-2013
Table 8. Retail sales, revenue, and average retail price by sector, 1990-2013
Table 9. Retail electricity sales statistics, 2013
Table 10. Supply and disposition of electricity, 1990-2013 (megawatthours)
Table 11. Net metering, 2010-2013 (megawatthours)
Table 12. Advanced metering, 2007-2013

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