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

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Delaware Electricity Profile 2016

Table 1. 2016 Summary statistics (Delaware)
Item Value U.S. rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 3,409 46
Electric utilities 102 46
IPP & CHP 3,307 30
Net generation (megawatthours) 8,731,261 47
Electric utilities 80,088 45
IPP & CHP 8,651,173 34
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 512 48
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 2,153 47
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 4,363 43
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.1 45
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.5 42
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,099 24
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 11,258,438 46
Full service provider sales 6,990,155 45
Energy-only provider sales 4,268,283 14
Direct use (megawatthours) 834,197 30
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 11.09 14
kWh = Kilowatthours.
Sources: Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-860, "Annual Electric Generator Report." Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-861, "Annual Electric Power Industry Report." Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-923, "Power Plant Operations Report" and predecessor forms.

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