State Comparison

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Energy Electricity Net Generation Megawatt Hours 145,057,994 MWh
Total Nameplate Capacity of Generation Fleet, 2012 32,434 MW
Nameplate Capacity Built Before 1980 15,563 MW
Percent Capacity Built Before 1980 48%
Average Retail Price of Electricity 10.35ยข/kWh
Electricity Generated from Coal 19%
Electricity Generated from Natural Gas 45%
Electricity Generated from Nuclear Energy 30%
Electricity Generated from Hydroelectric 4%
Electricity Generated from Geothermal Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Petroleum 0%
Electricity Generated from Solar Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Biomass 2%
Electricity Generated from Wind 0%
Electricity Generated from Other Sources 0%
Name
Kay Ivey
Party Affiliation
Republican
Assumed Office
2017-04-10
Name
Alabama Public Service Commission
Abbreviation
PSC
Year Established
1881
Associated ISO or RTO
None
Regulated Services
["Electricity", "Natural Gas", "Gas Pipelines and Safety", "Rail", "Telecommunications", "Transportation", "Water"]
Number of Seats
3
Staff Size
100
Current Commissioner Count
3
Term Length in Years
4 Years
Term Limit
false
Name
Alabama State Legislature
Session Length in Months
3
Session Start Date
2019-03-05
Session End Date
2019-06-18