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

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Maryland Electricity Profile 2016

Table 1. 2016 Summary statistics (Maryland)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Nuclear
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 12,338 33
Electric utilities 83 47
IPP & CHP 12,255 9
Net generation (megawatthours) 37,166,687 36
Electric utilities 7,296 49
IPP & CHP 37,159,391 10
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 27,208 24
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 14,453 38
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 18,578 35
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1.5 11
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.8 27
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,100 23
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 61,353,911 25
Full service provider sales 29,331,807 35
Energy-only provider sales 32,022,104 6
Direct use (megawatthours) 778,876 31
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 12.21 12
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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