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

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Mississippi Electricity Profile 2017

Table 1. 2017 Summary statistics (Mississippi)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 15,828 29
Electric utilities 14,142 18
IPP & CHP 1,686 40
Net generation (megawatthours) 59,727,637 27
Electric utilities 51,510,004 19
IPP & CHP 8,217,633 34
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 12,326 32
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 15,835 36
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 24,151 30
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.4 34
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.5 35
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 890 30
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 47,828,787 30
Full service provider sales 47,828,787 24
Energy-only provider sales . .
Direct use (megawatthours) 1,848,406 18
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 9.09 34
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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