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  • The Rockies Express Pipeline's (REX) eastern section is bidirectional and can deliver natural gas to Missouri that is produced from shale areas in Ohio and Pennsylvania.
  • Coal-fired power plants provided 73% of Missouri's net electricity generation in 2018, and more coal was consumed for generation in Missouri than in any other state except Texas.
  • Missouri's one nuclear power plant, Callaway Nuclear Generating Station, contributed 13% of the state's net electricity generation in 2018.
  • Missouri has 10 biodiesel plants with a combined annual production capacity of 212 million gallons, the  third-largest in the nation.
  • At the end of 2018, Missouri had about 1,000 megawatts of wind power generating capacity from 500 wind turbines.

Last Updated: April 18, 2019

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