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Data for 2017  |  Release Date: January 8, 2019  |  Next Release: December 2019  

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New Mexico Electricity Profile 2017

Table 1. 2017 Summary statistics (New Mexico)
Item Value U.S. Rank
Primary energy source   Coal
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 8,345 39
Electric utilities 5,346 34
IPP & CHP 2,999 33
Net generation (megawatthours) 33,597,413 39
Electric utilities 24,595,385 33
IPP & CHP 9,002,028 33
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 9,041 35
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 38,294 17
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 23,000 31
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.5 30
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 2.3 4
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,506 9
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 23,009,584 39
Full service provider sales 23,009,584 37
Energy-only provider sales . .
Direct use (megawatthours) 171,574 43
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 9.59 30
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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