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

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Idaho Electricity Profile 2016

Table 1. 2016 Summary statistics (Idaho)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Hydroelectric
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 5,056 42
Electric utilities 3,355 37
IPP & CHP 1,701 40
Net generation (megawatthours) 15,660,938 43
Electric utilities 9,995,014 36
IPP & CHP 5,665,924 38
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 4,147 39
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 5,190 45
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 1,829 49
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.5 32
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.7 35
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 257 49
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 23,062,961 38
Full service provider sales 23,062,961 36
Energy-only provider sales    
Direct use (megawatthours) 635,665 33
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 8.08 48
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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