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

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Nevada Electricity Profile 2017

Table 1. 2017 Summary statistics (Nevada)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 11,371 34
Electric utilities 8,236 28
IPP & CHP 3,135 31
Net generation (megawatthours) 38,201,294 34
Electric utilities 26,835,633 32
IPP & CHP 11,365,661 31
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 1,963 43
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 9,634 42
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 13,167 37
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.1 44
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.5 39
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 758 39
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 36,657,786 33
Full service provider sales 32,802,669 31
Energy-only provider sales 3,855,117 15
Direct use (megawatthours) 147,949 45
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 8.76 41
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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