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

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Georgia Electricity Profile 2019

Table 1. 2019 Summary statistics (Georgia)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 36,629 7
Electric utilities 27,232 5
IPP & CHP 9,397 12
Net generation (megawatthours) 128,691,569 9
Electric utilities 107,079,418 3
IPP & CHP 21,612,152 16
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 52,841 8
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 43,647 12
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 51,074 11
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.8 18
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.7 28
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 873 26
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 139,300,990 7
Full service provider sales 139,300,990 4
Energy-only provider sales . .
Direct use (megawatthours) 5,162,164 5
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 9.86 25
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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