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

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Pennsylvania Electricity Profile 2016

Table 1. 2016 Summary statistics (Pennsylvania)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Nuclear
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 44,057 5
Electric utilities 39 48
IPP & CHP 44,018 3
Net generation (megawatthours) 215,066,509 3
Electric utilities 79,998 46
IPP & CHP 214,986,511 2
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 109,724 3
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 95,968 3
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 85,041 4
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1.0 21
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.9 23
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 870 36
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 145,327,683 6
Full service provider sales 46,941,511 26
Energy-only provider sales 98,386,172 2
Direct use (megawatthours) 5,204,017 6
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 10.19 19
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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