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

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Nevada Electricity Profile 2016

Table 1. 2016 Summary statistics (Nevada)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 11,805 34
Electric utilities 8,498 28
IPP & CHP 3,307 31
Net generation (megawatthours) 39,787,005 33
Electric utilities 29,476,381 32
IPP & CHP 10,310,624 33
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 2,692 44
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 10,982 42
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 14,542 37
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.1 43
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.6 38
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 804 39
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 36,144,630 33
Full service provider sales 33,504,189 31
Energy-only provider sales 2,640,441 17
Direct use (megawatthours) 153,535 43
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 8.39 45
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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