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Data for 2014  |  Release Date: March 24, 2016  |  Next Release: February 2017  

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Kentucky Electricity Profile 2014

Table 1. 2014 Summary statistics (Kentucky)  
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Coal
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 20,878 21
Electric utilities 19,473 15
IPP & CHP 1,405 40
Net generation (megawatthours) 90,896,435 17
Electric utilities 90,133,403 10
IPP & CHP 763,032 49
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 204,873 5
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 89,253 7
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 85,795 7
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 4.5 3
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 2.0 10
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 2,077 2
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 78,838,924 19
Full service provider sales 78,838,924 15
Energy-only provider sales    
Direct use (megawatthours) 391,720 37
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 8.15 45
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, 2014
Table 3. Top five retailers of electricity, with end use sectors, 2014
Table 4. Electric power industry capability by primary energy source, 1990-2014
Table 5. Electric power industry generation by primary energy source, 1990-2014
Table 6. Electric power delivered fuel prices and quality for coal, petroleum, natural gas, 1990-2014
Table 7. Electric power industry emissions estimates, 1990-2014
Table 8. Retail sales, revenue, and average retail price by sector, 1990-2014
Table 9. Retail electricity sales statistics, 2014
Table 10. Supply and disposition of electricity, 1990-2014 (megawatthours)
Table 11. Net metering, 2010-2014 (megawatthours)
Table 12. Advanced metering, 2007-2014

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