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Data for 2018  |  Release date: December 31, 2019  |  Next release date: December 2020  

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Texas Electricity Profile 2018

Table 1. 2018 Summary statistics (Texas)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 122,159 1
Electric utilities 29,542 2
IPP & CHP 92,617 1
Net generation (megawatthours) 477,352,424 1
Electric utilities 92,964,516 8
IPP & CHP 384,387,908 1
Emissions
Sulfur Dioxide (short tons) 224,145 1
Nitrogen Oxide short tons) 188,316 1
Carbon Dioxide (thousand metric tons) 230,076 1
Sulfur Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.9 15
Nitrogen Oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.8 23
Carbon Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 1,060 23
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 424,528,419 1
Full service provider sales 424,528,419 1
Energy-only provider sales    
Direct use (megawatthours) 38,490,458 1
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 8.48 44
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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