Electricity

‹ See all Electricity Reports

State Electricity Profiles

Data for 2015  |  Release Date: January 17, 2017  |  Next Release: December 2017  

Archived State Electricity Profiles

West Virginia Electricity Profile 2015

Table 1. 2015 Summary statistics (West Virginia)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Coal
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 15,115 29
Electric utilities 11,401 23
IPP & CHP 3,714 27
Net generation (megawatthours) 72,295,269 23
Electric utilities 57,042,502 17
IPP & CHP 15,252,767 25
Emissions
Sulfur Dioxide (short tons) 67,109 15
Nitrogen Oxide (short tons) 62,525 10
Carbon Dioxide (thousand metric tons) 66,270 10
Sulfur Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1.9 14
Nitrogen Oxide (lbs/MWh) 1.7 10
Carbon Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 2,017 2
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 32,303,026 34
Full service provider sales 32,303,026 32
Energy-only provider sales    
Direct use (megawatthours) 658,470 32
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 8.11 46
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.

Full data tables 1-12 

See also:


Other state profiles: