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

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South Dakota Electricity Profile 2016

Table 1. 2016 Summary statistics (South Dakota)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Hydroelectric
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 4,376 45
Electric utilities 3,629 36
IPP & CHP 747 47
Net generation (megawatthours) 11,524,184 44
Electric utilities 8,800,299 37
IPP & CHP 2,723,885 46
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 833 46
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 1,187 48
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 2,676 45
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.1 42
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.2 51
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 511 45
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 12,129,530 43
Full service provider sales 12,129,530 42
Energy-only provider sales    
Direct use (megawatthours) 61 52
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 9.83 24
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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