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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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New Jersey Electricity Profile 2018

Table 1. 2018 Summary statistics (New Jersey)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 17,403 23
Electric utilities 613 44
IPP & CHP 16,790 7
Net generation (megawatthours) 75,033,600 22
Electric utilities 125,350 46
IPP & CHP 74,908,250 7
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 3,383 40
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 11,107 41
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 18,912 33
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.1 46
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.3 49
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 554 41
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 76,016,762 21
Full service provider sales 40,418,894 30
Energy-only provider sales 35,597,868 6
Direct use (megawatthours) 1,503,967 21
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 13.23 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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