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State Electricity Profiles

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

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Connecticut Electricity Profile 2019

Table 1. 2019 Summary statistics (Connecticut)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 10,454 35
Electric utilities 161 46
IPP & CHP 10,293 11
Net generation (megawatthours) 40,050,038 34
Electric utilities 98,554 47
IPP & CHP 39,951,484 11
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 431 47
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 5,963 44
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 9,517 40
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.0 48
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.3 48
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 523 42
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 27,899,996 37
Full service provider sales 13,664,168 41
Energy-only provider sales 14,235,828 9
Direct use (megawatthours) 1,000,623 26
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 18.66 3
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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