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

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Massachusetts Electricity Profile 2019

Table 1. 2019 Summary statistics (Massachusetts)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 12,912 33
Electric utilities 1,064 42
IPP & CHP 11,848 9
Net generation (megawatthours) 21,515,636 41
Electric utilities 407,062 44
IPP & CHP 21,108,574 17
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 2,114 43
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 8,488 41
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 8,519 41
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.2 40
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.8 21
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 871 27
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 51,336,598 27
Full service provider sales 20,925,947 39
Energy-only provider sales 30,410,651 8
Direct use (megawatthours) 751,598 30
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 18.40 5
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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