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

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Louisiana Electricity Profile 2013

Table 1. 2013 Summary statistics (Louisiana)  
Item Value U.S. Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 26,228 15
Electric utilities 17,297 17
IPP & CHP 8,931 12
Net generation (megawatthours) 102,010,177 15
Electric utilities 56,226,016 17
IPP & CHP 45,784,161 8
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 122,578 11
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 82,286 9
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 58,274 12
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 2.4 16
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 1.6 15
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,257 24
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 85,807,932 16
Full service provider sales 85,807,932 12
Energy-only provider sales    
Direct use (megawatthours) 19,578,774 2
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 8.04 44
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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