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

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Georgia Electricity Profile 2016

Table 1. 2016 Summary statistics (Georgia)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 37,078 7
Electric utilities 28,374 3
IPP & CHP 8,704 12
Net generation (megawatthours) 133,380,416 8
Electric utilities 115,955,092 3
IPP & CHP 17,425,324 18
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 58,068 12
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 47,239 13
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 60,156 10
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.9 25
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.7 33
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 992 29
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 138,112,239 8
Full service provider sales 138,112,239 4
Energy-only provider sales    
Direct use (megawatthours) 5,290,620 5
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 9.59 27
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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