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

Table 1. 2012 Summary statistics (Maine)  
Item Value U.S. Rank
NERC Region(s)   NPCC
Primary Energy Source   Natural gas
Net Summer Capacity (megawatts) 4,491 43
Electric Utilities 19 49
Independent Power Producers & Combined Heat and Power 4,472 22
Net Generation (megawatthours) 14,428,596 44
Electric Utilities 168 49
Independent Power Producers & Combined Heat and Power 14,428,428 25
Emissions
Sulfur Dioxide (short tons) 9,071 40
Nitrogen Oxide (short tons) 7,296 45
Carbon Dioxide (thousand metric tons) 3,722 46
Sulfur Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1.3 31
Nitrogen Oxide (lbs/MWh) 1.0 28
Carbon Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 568 44
Total Retail Sales (megawatthours) 11,561,059 44
Full Service Provider Sales 155,943 51
Energy-Only Provider Sales 11,405,116 10
Direct Use (megawatthours) 2,855,670 10
Average Retail Price (cents/kWh) 11.81 12

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.


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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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