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

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North Dakota Electricity Profile 2017

Table 1. 2017 Summary statistics (North Dakota)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Coal
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 8,234 40
Electric utilities 6,347 33
IPP & CHP 1,887 37
Net generation (megawatthours) 41,505,074 33
Electric utilities 34,636,836 28
IPP & CHP 6,868,238 37
Emissions
Sulfur dioxide (short tons) 41,320 17
Nitrogen oxide (short tons) 34,754 19
Carbon dioxide (thousand metric tons) 30,043 25
Sulfur dioxide (lbs/MWh) 2.0 7
Nitrogen oxide (lbs/MWh) 1.7 7
Carbon dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,592 8
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 20,140,426 40
Full service provider sales 20,140,426 39
Energy-only provider sales . .
Direct use (megawatthours) 174,685 42
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 8.78 40
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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