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State Renewable Electricity Profiles

With Data for 2010  |  Release Date: March 8, 2012     full report

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Ohio Renewable Electricity Profile 2010 Ohio profile

Table 1. Summary Renewable Electric Power Industry Statistics (2010)  
Primary Renewable Energy Capacity Source Hydro Conventional
Primary Renewable Energy Generation Source Hydro Conventional
Capacity (megawatts) Value Percent of
State Total
Total Net Summer Electricity Capacity 33,071 100.0
Total Net Summer Renewable Capacity 231 0.7
Geothermal - -
Hydro Conventional 101 0.3
Solar 13 *
Wind 7 *
Wood/Wood Waste 60 0.2
MSW/Landfill Gas 48 0.1
Other Biomass 2 *
Generation (thousand megawatthours) Value Percent of
State Total
Total Electricity Net Generation 143,598 100.0
Total Renewable Net Generation 1,129 0.8
Geothermal - -
Hydro Conventional 429 0.3
Solar 13 *
Wind 13 *
Wood/Wood Waste 399 0.3
MSW/Landfill Gas 264 0.2
Other Biomass 12 *
* = Absolute percentage less than 0.05.
- = No data reported.
Notes: Hydro Conventional does not include pumped storage. Solar includes solar thermal and photovoltaic. MSW = Municipal Solid Waste. Other Biomass includes agricultural byproducts/crops, sludge waste and other biomass solids, liquids and gases. MSW Biogenic includes paper and paper board, wood, food, leather, textiles and yard trimmings. Totals may not equal sum of components due to independent rounding.
Sources: Capacity: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-860, "Annual Electric Generator Report." Generation: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-923, "Power Plant Operations Report."

More Tables on Renewable Electricity in Ohio: Formats
Table 2. State Total Electric Power Industry Net Summer Capacity, by Energy Source, 2006 - 20010 (MW)
Table 3. State Renewable Electric Power Industry Net Summer Capacity, by Energy Source, 2006 - 2010 (MW)
Table 4. State Total Electric Power Industry Net Generation, by Energy Source, 2006 - 2010 (Thousand MWh)
Table 5. State Renewable Electric Power Industry Net Generation, by Energy Source, 2006 - 2010 (Thousand MWh)


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