Electric Power Monthly

Data for December 2016  |  Release Date: February 24, 2017  |  Next Release: March 24, 2017 
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Table 6.2.A. Net Summer Capacity of Utility Scale Units by Technology and by State, December 2016 and 2015 (Megawatts)

Census Division
and State
Renewable
Sources
Fossil
Fuels
Hydroelectric
Pumped Storage
Other Energy
Storage
Nuclear All Other Sources All Sources

December 2016 December 2015 December 2016 December 2015 December 2016 December 2015 December 2016 December 2015 December 2016 December 2015 December 2016 December 2015 December 2016 December 2015
New England 5,469.2 4,976.7 22,732.3 22,757.0 1,797.4 1,775.4 21.0 2.0 4,018.0 4,018.0 48.0 48.0 34,085.9 33,577.1
Connecticut 343.2 331.4 6,314.9 6,309.6 29.4 29.4 0.8 0.0 2,087.8 2,087.8 26.0 26.0 8,802.1 8,784.2
Maine 2,443.5 2,150.5 2,442.5 2,442.5 0.0 0.0 16.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 22.0 22.0 4,924.2 4,615.0
Massachusetts 1,059.9 963.0 9,795.0 9,843.0 1,768.0 1,746.0 2.0 2.0 682.3 682.3 0.0 0.0 13,307.2 13,236.3
New Hampshire 932.5 918.9 2,270.9 2,270.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1,247.9 1,247.9 0.0 0.0 4,451.3 4,437.7
Rhode Island 98.6 57.3 1,809.3 1,791.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1,907.9 1,848.6
Vermont 591.5 555.6 99.7 99.7 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 693.2 655.3
Middle Atlantic 10,882.5 10,660.1 69,327.9 68,015.2 3,409.1 3,409.1 70.5 40.0 19,224.5 19,224.5 11.2 11.2 102,925.7 101,360.1
New Jersey 794.4 692.6 13,588.3 13,535.5 420.0 420.0 0.0 0.0 4,107.9 4,107.9 11.2 11.2 18,921.8 18,767.2
New York 7,191.8 7,114.9 25,983.0 26,310.1 1,406.1 1,406.1 20.0 20.0 5,397.6 5,397.6 0.0 0.0 39,998.5 40,248.7
Pennsylvania 2,896.3 2,852.6 29,756.6 28,169.6 1,583.0 1,583.0 50.5 20.0 9,719.0 9,719.0 0.0 0.0 44,005.4 42,344.2
East North Central 10,618.3 10,049.1 113,618.0 116,179.5 2,037.0 1,964.0 187.4 100.6 18,896.1 18,896.1 110.1 110.1 145,466.9 147,299.4
Illinois 4,161.0 3,977.0 29,487.1 29,893.2 0.0 0.0 112.4 72.6 11,589.6 11,589.6 0.0 0.0 45,350.1 45,532.4
Indiana 2,188.1 2,004.0 23,027.9 24,231.4 0.0 0.0 22.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 89.0 89.0 25,327.0 26,324.4
Michigan 2,337.1 2,253.5 20,962.9 21,868.5 2,037.0 1,964.0 0.0 0.0 3,976.5 3,976.5 0.0 0.0 29,313.5 30,062.5
Ohio 820.3 714.1 25,800.0 25,835.0 0.0 0.0 53.0 28.0 2,134.0 2,134.0 0.0 0.0 28,807.3 28,711.1
Wisconsin 1,111.8 1,100.5 14,340.1 14,351.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1,196.0 1,196.0 21.1 21.1 16,669.0 16,669.0
West North Central 24,365.7 21,197.6 60,632.4 61,120.3 657.0 657.0 2.0 2.0 5,377.4 5,855.5 24.5 24.5 91,059.0 88,856.9
Iowa 6,879.5 6,302.3 9,567.2 9,950.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 601.4 601.4 0.0 0.0 17,048.1 16,853.8
Kansas 4,472.0 3,590.9 9,727.8 9,583.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1,175.0 1,175.0 0.8 0.8 15,375.6 14,349.8
Minnesota 4,362.5 3,916.0 10,132.6 10,160.6 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 1,647.0 1,647.0 18.4 18.4 16,161.5 15,743.0
Missouri 1,242.2 1,032.2 18,659.1 18,883.6 657.0 657.0 1.0 1.0 1,190.0 1,190.0 0.0 0.0 21,749.3 21,763.8
Nebraska 1,627.2 1,178.9 6,239.9 6,237.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 764.0 1,242.1 0.0 0.0 8,631.1 8,658.1
North Dakota 3,345.5 2,741.5 4,615.5 4,615.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.3 5.3 7,966.3 7,362.3
South Dakota 2,436.8 2,435.8 1,690.3 1,690.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4,127.1 4,126.1
South Atlantic 16,358.7 14,039.5 161,004.7 157,964.9 7,905.2 7,905.2 77.5 76.5 24,578.6 24,578.6 509.7 509.7 210,434.4 205,074.4
Delaware 44.9 44.9 3,359.0 3,358.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3,403.9 3,403.0
District of Columbia 12.0 12.0 9.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 21.0 21.0
Florida 1,668.9 1,425.5 55,357.0 53,289.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3,572.0 3,572.0 348.7 348.7 60,946.6 58,635.8
Georgia 3,924.0 3,188.5 26,956.9 27,190.9 1,862.2 1,862.2 1.0 0.0 4,061.0 4,061.0 0.0 0.0 36,805.1 36,302.6
Maryland 1,038.1 1,007.0 9,556.7 9,681.7 0.0 0.0 11.0 11.0 1,707.8 1,707.8 0.0 0.0 12,313.6 12,407.5
North Carolina 4,976.8 3,928.4 22,021.3 22,021.3 86.0 86.0 0.0 0.0 5,113.6 5,113.6 161.0 161.0 32,358.7 31,310.3
South Carolina 1,797.2 1,790.4 11,633.0 11,635.2 2,716.0 2,716.0 0.0 0.0 6,556.2 6,556.2 0.0 0.0 22,702.4 22,697.8
Virginia 1,863.8 1,756.8 17,948.5 16,615.8 3,241.0 3,241.0 0.0 0.0 3,568.0 3,568.0 0.0 0.0 26,621.3 25,181.6
West Virginia 1,033.0 886.0 14,163.3 14,163.3 0.0 0.0 65.5 65.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 15,261.8 15,114.8
East South Central 8,318.7 8,012.4 65,838.3 67,273.3 1,616.3 1,616.3 0.0 0.0 10,990.1 9,868.1 1.4 1.4 86,764.8 86,771.5
Alabama 4,014.9 3,941.6 20,214.5 21,398.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 5,066.4 5,066.4 0.0 0.0 29,295.8 30,406.5
Kentucky 1,112.9 907.0 19,004.5 19,153.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 20,117.4 20,060.5
Mississippi 277.8 274.7 14,315.4 14,407.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1,401.0 1,401.0 1.4 1.4 15,995.6 16,084.5
Tennessee 2,913.1 2,889.1 12,303.9 12,313.9 1,616.3 1,616.3 0.0 0.0 4,522.7 3,400.7 0.0 0.0 21,356.0 20,220.0
West South Central 31,773.4 27,353.2 143,618.6 145,833.5 286.0 286.0 41.0 40.0 8,896.2 8,896.2 527.2 512.2 185,142.4 182,921.1
Arkansas 1,591.6 1,590.6 11,256.6 11,279.6 28.0 28.0 0.0 0.0 1,808.5 1,808.5 0.0 0.0 14,684.7 14,706.7
Louisiana 687.1 687.1 21,229.0 23,144.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2,127.7 2,127.7 290.9 275.9 24,334.7 26,235.3
Oklahoma 7,584.2 5,941.7 18,218.2 18,635.4 258.0 258.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 26,060.4 24,835.1
Texas 21,910.5 19,133.8 92,914.8 92,773.9 0.0 0.0 41.0 40.0 4,960.0 4,960.0 236.3 236.3 120,062.6 117,144.0
Mountain 24,704.6 22,222.0 64,073.4 64,069.6 778.8 778.8 2.6 2.6 3,937.0 3,937.0 119.8 111.4 93,616.2 91,121.4
Arizona 4,925.1 4,541.4 19,382.4 19,382.4 216.3 216.3 0.0 0.0 3,937.0 3,937.0 0.0 0.0 28,460.8 28,077.1
Colorado 4,145.2 3,857.7 11,354.0 11,363.0 562.5 562.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.3 9.3 16,071.0 15,792.5
Idaho 3,896.1 3,776.1 1,147.1 1,157.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 14.8 14.8 5,058.0 4,948.4
Montana 3,439.1 3,414.1 2,740.4 2,722.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 44.0 44.0 6,223.5 6,180.3
Nevada 3,243.9 2,619.5 8,258.7 8,258.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 11,502.6 10,878.2
New Mexico 1,682.2 1,464.4 6,936.9 6,936.9 0.0 0.0 2.6 2.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 8,621.7 8,403.9
Utah 1,578.6 834.4 7,467.4 7,462.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 40.2 31.8 9,086.2 8,328.6
Wyoming 1,794.4 1,714.4 6,786.5 6,786.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 11.5 11.5 8,592.4 8,512.4
Pacific Contiguous 65,875.7 62,953.6 50,885.8 51,152.1 4,183.3 4,183.3 125.7 16.5 3,398.0 3,398.0 106.3 106.3 124,574.8 121,809.8
California 28,968.7 26,181.1 41,698.3 42,484.6 3,869.3 3,869.3 115.5 10.5 2,240.0 2,240.0 106.3 106.3 76,998.1 74,891.8
Oregon 12,119.9 12,050.7 4,372.8 3,859.8 0.0 0.0 5.0 5.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 16,497.7 15,915.5
Washington 24,787.1 24,721.8 4,814.7 4,807.7 314.0 314.0 5.2 1.0 1,158.0 1,158.0 0.0 0.0 31,079.0 31,002.5
Pacific Noncontiguous 1,047.7 1,071.6 4,182.2 4,110.6 0.0 0.0 56.0 54.0 0.0 0.0 26.6 26.6 5,312.5 5,262.8
Alaska 515.2 508.7 2,125.0 2,053.4 0.0 0.0 29.0 27.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2,669.2 2,589.1
Hawaii 532.5 562.9 2,057.2 2,057.2 0.0 0.0 27.0 27.0 0.0 0.0 26.6 26.6 2,643.3 2,673.7
U.S. Total 199,414.5 182,535.8 755,913.6 758,476.0 22,670.1 22,575.1 583.7 334.2 99,315.9 98,672.0 1,484.8 1,461.4 1,079,382.6 1,064,054.5

NM = Not meaningful due to large relative standard error.
Values for 2015 are final. Values for 2016 are preliminary.

NOTES:
Capacity from facilities with a total generator nameplate capacity less than 1 MW are excluded from this report. This exclusion may represent a significant portion of capacity for some technologies such as solar photovoltaic generation.
Concentrated Solar Power Energy Storage is included in 'Renewable sources'; it is not included in 'Other Energy Storage'

Sources: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-860, 'Annual Electric Generator Report' and Form EIA-860M, 'Monthly Update to the Annual Electric Generator Report.'