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

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North Dakota Electricity Profile 2016

Table 1. 2016 Summary statistics (North Dakota)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Coal
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 7,970 40
Electric utilities 6,333 33
IPP & CHP 1,637 41
Net generation (megawatthours) 37,856,452 35
Electric utilities 33,415,076 30
IPP & CHP 4,441,376 42
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 47,559 18
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 39,237 17
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 29,908 26
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 2.5 4
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 2.1 5
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,738 6
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 18,520,188 40
Full service provider sales 18,520,188 39
Energy-only provider sales    
Direct use (megawatthours) 191,784 41
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 8.94 37
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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