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Data for 2018  |  Release date: December 31, 2019  |  Next release date: December 2020    |  
Re-released: March 23, 2020 Correction

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Washington Electricity Profile 2018

Table 1. 2018 Summary statistics (Washington)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Hydroelectric
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 30,983 9
Electric utilities 26,801 6
IPP & CHP 4,183 26
Net generation (megawatthours) 116,756,729 11
Electric utilities 101,638,299 5
IPP & CHP 15,118,429 25
Emissions
Sulfur Dioxide (short tons) 11,953 30
Nitrogen Oxide (short tons) 15,576 36
Carbon Dioxide (thousand metric tons) 10,661 38
Sulfur Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.2 40
Nitrogen Oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.3 50
Carbon Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 201 50
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 90,005,791 16
Full service provider sales 87,977,064 12
Energy-only provider sales 2,028,727 19
Direct use (megawatthours) 987,941 28
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 8.00 49
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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