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State Electricity Profiles

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

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New Jersey Electricity Profile 2019

Table 1. 2019 Summary statistics (New Jersey)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 17,267 24
Electric utilities 613 44
IPP & CHP 16,654 7
Net generation (megawatthours) 71,018,774 22
Electric utilities 144,701 45
IPP & CHP 70,874,073 7
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 2,991 42
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 11,235 40
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 18,869 34
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.1 45
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.3 46
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 585 40
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 73,916,704 21
Full service provider sales 40,443,590 30
Energy-only provider sales 33,473,114 6
Direct use (megawatthours) 1,743,747 19
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 13.42 11
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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