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

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Maryland Electricity Profile 2017

Table 1. 2017 Summary statistics (Maryland)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Nuclear
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 13,090 32
Electric utilities 85 47
IPP & CHP 13,005 8
Net generation (megawatthours) 34,104,239 38
Electric utilities 256,006 44
IPP & CHP 33,848,233 12
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 17,128 27
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 11,767 39
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 13,379 36
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1.0 18
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.7 29
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 863 31
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 59,303,885 25
Full service provider sales 28,182,403 35
Energy-only provider sales 31,121,482 7
Direct use (megawatthours) 588,866 34
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 11.98 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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