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Data for 2020  |  Release date: November 4, 2021  |  Next release date: December 2022  

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North Dakota Electricity Profile 2020

Table 1. 2020 Summary statistics (North Dakota)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Coal
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 9,187 39
Electric utilities 6,694 32
IPP & CHP 2,494 37
Net generation (megawatthours) 42,176,424 32
Electric utilities 33,528,976 28
IPP & CHP 8,647,448 36
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 34,986 12
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 31,359 13
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 27,415 21
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1.7 4
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 1.5 6
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,430 8
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 21,819,452 40
Full service provider sales 21,819,452 38
Energy-only provider sales 0 0
Direct use (megawatthours) 165,889 43
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 8.53 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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