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

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New Mexico Electricity Profile 2016

Table 1. 2016 Summary statistics (New Mexico)
Item Value U.S. Rank
Primary energy source   Coal
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 8,505 39
Electric utilities 6,188 34
IPP & CHP 2,317 35
Net generation (megawatthours) 32,912,045 39
Electric utilities 25,014,486 34
IPP & CHP 7,897,559 36
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 8,260 36
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 39,131 18
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 23,193 32
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.5 34
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 2.4 4
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,550 9
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 23,039,547 39
Full service provider sales 23,039,547 37
Energy-only provider sales    
Direct use (megawatthours) 178,609 42
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 9.12 33
Sources: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-860, "Annual Electric Generator Report." U.S. Energy Information Administration, FormEIA-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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