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Data for 2015  |  Release Date: January 17, 2017  |  Next Release: December 2017  

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Alabama Electricity Profile 2015

Table 1. 2015 Summary statistics (Alabama)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 30,407 10
Electric utilities 21,491 9
IPP & CHP 8,915 10
Net generation (megawatthours) 152,477,427 6
Electric utilities 107,868,476 4
IPP & CHP 44,608,950 8
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 128,791 8
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 56,497 11
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 64,442 11
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1.7 19
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.7 35
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 930 33
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 88,845,543 16
Full service provider sales 88,845,543 11
Energy-only provider sales    
Direct use (megawatthours) 4,551,804 7
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 9.33 33
kWh = Kilowatthours.
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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