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

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Mississippi Electricity Profile 2019

Table 1. 2019 Summary statistics (Mississippi)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 14,541 32
Electric utilities 13,544 19
IPP & CHP 997 46
Net generation (megawatthours) 65,958,760 23
Electric utilities 61,365,560 16
IPP & CHP 4,593,200 41
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 13,027 27
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 17,370 33
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 25,018 29
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.4 31
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.5 34
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 834 30
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 48,951,026 30
Full service provider sales 48,951,026 25
Energy-only provider sales . .
Direct use (megawatthours) 1,802,863 18
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 9.28 34
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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