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

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Delaware Electricity Profile 2019

Table 1. 2019 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) 5,258,538 49
Electric utilities 35,107 48
IPP & CHP 5,223,431 40
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 280 48
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 1,356 49
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 2,650 46
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.1 44
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.5 36
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,109 18
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 11,469,422 45
Full service provider sales 7,309,667 45
Energy-only provider sales 4,159,755 15
Direct use (megawatthours) 701,821 31
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 10.52 16
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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