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State Electricity Profiles

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

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New Mexico Electricity Profile 2018

Table 1. 2018 Summary statistics (New Mexico)
Item Value U.S. Rank
Primary energy source   Coal
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 8,431 39
Electric utilities 5,346 33
IPP & CHP 3,085 33
Net generation (megawatthours) 32,673,682 39
Electric utilities 21,112,259 33
IPP & CHP 11,561,422 32
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 3,506 39
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 17,822 32
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 18,442 34
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.2 36
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 1.1 15
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,242 13
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 24,048,611 38
Full service provider sales 24,048,611 36
Energy-only provider sales . .
Direct use (megawatthours) 184,972 43
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 9.35 33
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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