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State Comparison

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Energy Electricity Net Generation Megawatt Hours 5,114,388 MWh
Total Nameplate Capacity of Generation Fleet, 2012 3,526 MW
Nameplate Capacity Built Before 1980 1,907 MW
Percent Capacity Built Before 1980 54%
Average Retail Price of Electricity 10.74ยข/kWh
Electricity Generated from Coal 0%
Electricity Generated from Natural Gas 95%
Electricity Generated from Nuclear Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Hydroelectric 0%
Electricity Generated from Geothermal Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Petroleum 0%
Electricity Generated from Solar Energy 1%
Electricity Generated from Biomass 1%
Electricity Generated from Wind 0%
Electricity Generated from Other Sources 3%
Name
John C. Carney, Jr.
Party Affiliation
Democrat
Assumed Office
2017-01-17
Name
Delaware Public Service Commission
Abbreviation
PSC
Year Established
1949
Associated ISO or RTO
PJM Interconnection (PA-NJ-MD)
Regulated Services
["Electricity", "Natural Gas", "Telecommunications", "Water"]
Number of Seats
5
Staff Size
30
Current Commissioner Count
5
Term Length in Years
5 Years
Term Limit
false
Name
Delaware General Assembly
Session Length in Months
6
Session Start Date
2020-01-14
Session End Date
2020-06-30