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Data for 2016  |  Release Date: January 25, 2018  |  Next Release: December 2018  

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Arkansas Electricity Profile 2016

Table 1. 2016 Summary statistics (Arkansas)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Coal
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 14,711 31
Electric utilities 11,439 24
IPP & CHP 3,273 32
Net generation (megawatthours) 60,445,059 26
Electric utilities 43,352,105 23
IPP & CHP 17,092,954 19
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 59,829 11
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 33,752 23
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 31,726 23
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 2.0 7
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 1.1 18
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,155 19
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 46,188,438 31
Full service provider sales 46,188,438 27
Energy-only provider sales    
Direct use 1,336,249 22
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 8.13 47
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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