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

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United States Electricity Profile 2014

Table 1. 2014 Summary statistics (United States)  
Item Value
Primary energy source Coal
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 1,068,422
Electric utilities 616,632
IPP & CHP 451,791
Net generation (megawatthours) 4,093,606,005
Electric utilities 2,382,473,495
IPP & CHP 1,711,132,510
Sulfur Dioxide (short tons) 3,842,005
Nitrogen Oxide (short tons) 2,400,375
Carbon Dioxide (thousand metric tons) 2,160,342
Sulfur Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1.9
Nitrogen Oxide (lbs/MWh) 1.2
Carbon Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,161
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 3,764,700,267
Full service provider sales 3,201,259,439
Energy-only provider sales 563,440,828
Direct use (megawatthours) 138,573,884
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 10.44
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, 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 (million kilowatthours)
Table 11. Net metering, 2010-2014 (megawatthours)
Table 12. Advanced metering, 2007-2014

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