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Data for 2020  |  Release date: November 4, 2021  |  Next release date: December 2022  

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Delaware Electricity Profile 2020

Table 1. 2020 Summary statistics (Delaware)
Item Value U.S. rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 3,372 46
Electric utilities 102 47
IPP & CHP 3,271 32
Net generation (megawatthours) 5,205,372 49
Electric utilities 34,056 48
IPP & CHP 5,171,316 41
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 294 48
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 1,473 48
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 2,667 45
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.1 42
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.6 30
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,127 16
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 11,129,051 45
Full service provider sales 7,072,200 45
Energy-only provider sales 4,056,851 16
Direct use (megawatthours) 719,476 30
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 10.24 20
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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