U.S. Energy Information Administration logo

Electricity

State Electricity Profiles

Data for 2017  |  Release Date: January 8, 2019  |  Next Release: December 2019  

Archived State Electricity Profiles

Georgia Electricity Profile 2017

Table 1. 2017 Summary statistics (Georgia)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 36,869 7
Electric utilities 28,115 4
IPP & CHP 8,754 12
Net generation (megawatthours) 127,455,376 9
Electric utilities 107,178,796 3
IPP & CHP 20,276,580 16
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 52,471 12
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 45,753 12
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 54,811 11
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.8 23
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.7 27
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 946 28
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 133,456,620 8
Full service provider sales 133,456,620 4
Energy-only provider sales . .
Direct use (megawatthours) 5,111,630 6
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 9.83 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.

Full data tables 1-14 

See also:


Other state profiles: