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Data for 2018  |  Release date: December 31, 2019  |  Next release date: December 2020    |  
Re-released: March 23, 2020 Correction

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Connecticut Electricity Profile 2018

Table 1. 2018 Summary statistics (Connecticut)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 9,833 35
Electric utilities 161 46
IPP & CHP 9,672 11
Net generation (megawatthours) 39,453,552 36
Electric utilities 108,940 47
IPP & CHP 39,344,611 12
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 972 47
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 6,668 43
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 9,591 40
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.0 47
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.3 45
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 535 42
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 28,833,925 37
Full service provider sales 13,799,045 41
Energy-only provider sales 15,034,880 9
Direct use (megawatthours) 1,007,910 27
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 18.41 4
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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