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

Table 1. 2012 Summary statistics (Virginia)  
Item Value U.S. Rank
NERC Region(s)   RFC/SERC
Primary Energy Source   Nuclear
Net Summer Capacity (megawatts) 24,849 16
Electric Utilities 20,626 14
Independent Power Producers & Combined Heat and Power 4,223 23
Net Generation (megawatthours) 70,739,235 22
Electric Utilities 56,188,401 17
Independent Power Producers & Combined Heat and Power 14,550,834 24
Emissions
Sulfur Dioxide (short tons) 61,385 23
Nitrogen Oxide (short tons) 39,433 28
Carbon Dioxide (thousand metric tons) 29,223 29
Sulfur Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1.7 24
Nitrogen Oxide (lbs/MWh) 1.1 27
Carbon Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 909 37
Total Retail Sales (megawatthours) 107,794,985 10
Full Service Provider Sales 107,794,985 6
Direct Use (megawatthours) 2,081,360 17
Average Retail Price (cents/kWh) 9.07 28

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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