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Data for 2018  |  Release date: December 31, 2019  |  Next release date: December 2020    |  
Re-released: March 23, 2020 Correction

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Nevada Electricity Profile 2018

Table 1. 2018 Summary statistics (Nevada)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 11,494 34
Electric utilities 8,266 28
IPP & CHP 3,228 31
Net generation (megawatthours) 39,640,241 35
Electric utilities 27,481,530 32
IPP & CHP 12,158,711 31
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 3,352 41
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 11,241 40
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 14,005 37
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.2 44
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.6 33
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 777 38
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 37,780,263 33
Full service provider sales 32,962,158 32
Energy-only provider sales 4,818,105 14
Direct use (megawatthours) 161,998 45
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 8.67 42
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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