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

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South Dakota Electricity Profile 2017

Table 1. 2017 Summary statistics (South Dakota)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Hydroelectric
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 4,129 45
Electric utilities 3,531 36
IPP & CHP 597 47
Net generation (megawatthours) 10,935,719 45
Electric utilities 8,883,270 37
IPP & CHP 2,052,449 47
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 853 46
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 1,186 49
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 2,502 46
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.2 42
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.2 51
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 503 42
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 12,313,675 43
Full service provider sales 12,313,675 42
Energy-only provider sales . .
Direct use (megawatthours) 41 52
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 10.05 22
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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