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State Electricity Profiles

Data for 2019  |  Release date: November 2, 2020  |  Next release date: December 2021  

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Texas Electricity Profile 2019

Table 1. 2019 Summary statistics (Texas)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Natural gas
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 125,117 1
Electric utilities 29,068 2
IPP & CHP 96,049 1
Net generation (megawatthours) 483,201,031 1
Electric utilities 85,817,532 8
IPP & CHP 397,383,499 1
Emissions
Sulfur Dioxide (short tons) 157,509 1
Nitrogen Oxide short tons) 179,743 1
Carbon Dioxide (thousand metric tons) 217,556 1
Sulfur Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.7 19
Nitrogen Oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.7 26
Carbon Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 991 22
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 429,343,404 1
Full service provider sales 429,343,404 1
Energy-only provider sales . .
Direct use (megawatthours) 36,870,287 1
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 8.60 43
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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