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State Electricity Profiles

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

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Iowa Electricity Profile 2019

Table 1. 2019 Summary statistics (Iowa)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Wind
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 20,410 21
Electric utilities 16,032 17
IPP & CHP 4,378 26
Net generation (megawatthours) 61,673,544 28
Electric utilities 46,158,841 21
IPP & CHP 15,514,703 27
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 29,446 18
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 26,812 21
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 28,989 22
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1.0 14
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.9 19
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,034 21
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 51,043,148 28
Full service provider sales 51,043,148 22
Energy-only provider sales . .
Direct use (megawatthours) 2,384,215 12
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 9.08 36
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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