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State Electricity Profiles

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

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Montana Electricity Profile 2019

Table 1. 2019 Summary statistics (Montana)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Coal
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 6,373 41
Electric utilities 3,215 38
IPP & CHP 3,158 33
Net generation (megawatthours) 27,797,079 40
Electric utilities 10,707,880 37
IPP & CHP 17,089,199 23
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 12,738 28
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 18,851 30
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 16,348 35
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.9 16
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 1.4 7
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,294 12
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 15,321,271 42
Full service provider sales 11,930,006 43
Energy-only provider sales 3,391,265 16
Direct use (megawatthours) 101,248 48
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 9.02 37
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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