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State Electricity Profiles

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

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Washington Electricity Profile 2019

Table 1. 2019 Summary statistics (Washington)
Item Value Rank
Primary energy source   Hydroelectric
Net summer capacity (megawatts) 30,927 9
Electric utilities 26,745 6
IPP & CHP 4,183 27
Net generation (megawatthours) 106,463,608 13
Electric utilities 88,466,918 7
IPP & CHP 17,996,690 21
Emissions
Sulfur Dioxide (short tons) 20,581 22
Nitrogen Oxide (short tons) 17,852 32
Carbon Dioxide (thousand metric tons) 14,628 36
Sulfur Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 0.4 32
Nitrogen Oxide (lbs/MWh) 0.3 45
Carbon Dioxide (lbs/MWh) 302 48
Total retail sales (megawatthours) 91,052,796 15
Full service provider sales 88,730,775 11
Energy-only provider sales 2,322,021 19
Direct use (megawatthours) 889,650 27
Average retail price (cents/kWh) 8.04 48
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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