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Data for 2019  |  Release date: November 2, 2020  |  Next release date: December 2021  

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Arkansas Electricity Profile 2019

Table 1. 2019 Summary statistics (Arkansas)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Coal
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 14,782 30
Electric utilities 13,503 20
IPP & CHP 1,279 42
Net generation (megawatthours) 64,442,898 24
Electric utilities 57,343,374 18
IPP & CHP 7,099,525 36
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 52,747 9
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 24,039 23
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 32,514 20
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1.6 5
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.7 25
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,110 17
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 48,093,032 31
Full service provider sales 48,093,032 26
Energy-only provider sales . .
Direct use (megawatthours) 1,343,547 23
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 8.22 46
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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