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State Comparison

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Energy Electricity Net Generation Megawatt Hours 40,048,331 MWh
Total Nameplate Capacity of Generation Fleet, 2012 9,865 MW
Nameplate Capacity Built Before 1980 4,083 MW
Percent Capacity Built Before 1980 41%
Average Retail Price of Electricity 19.56ยข/kWh
Electricity Generated from Coal 0%
Electricity Generated from Natural Gas 50%
Electricity Generated from Nuclear Energy 45%
Electricity Generated from Hydroelectric 1%
Electricity Generated from Geothermal Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Petroleum 0%
Electricity Generated from Solar Energy 1%
Electricity Generated from Biomass 2%
Electricity Generated from Wind 0%
Electricity Generated from Other Sources 2%
Name
Edwards M. "Ned" Lamont, Jr.
Party Affiliation
Democrat
Assumed Office
2019-01-09
Name
Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority
Abbreviation
PURA
Year Established
1911
Associated ISO or RTO
ISO-NE (ISO New England)
Regulated Services
["Electricity", "Natural Gas", "Gas Pipelines and Safety", "Sewage/Wastewater", "Telecommunications", "Water"]
Number of Seats
3
Staff Size
140
Current Commissioner Count
3
Term Length in Years
4 Years
Term Limit
false
Name
Connecticut General Assembly
Session Length in Months
6
Session Start Date
2020-02-05
Session End Date
2020-05-06