State Comparison

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Energy Electricity Net Generation Megawatt Hours 129,728,109 MWh
Total Nameplate Capacity of Generation Fleet, 2012 36,954 MW
Nameplate Capacity Built Before 1980 12,668 MW
Percent Capacity Built Before 1980 34%
Average Retail Price of Electricity 10.06ยข/kWh
Electricity Generated from Coal 24%
Electricity Generated from Natural Gas 47%
Electricity Generated from Nuclear Energy 23%
Electricity Generated from Hydroelectric 1%
Electricity Generated from Geothermal Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Petroleum 0%
Electricity Generated from Solar Energy 2%
Electricity Generated from Biomass 4%
Electricity Generated from Wind 0%
Electricity Generated from Other Sources 0%
Name
Brian P. Kemp
Party Affiliation
Republican
Assumed Office
2019-01-14
Name
Georgia Public Service Commission
Abbreviation
PSC
Year Established
1879
Associated ISO or RTO
None
Regulated Services
["Electricity", "Natural Gas", "Gas Pipelines and Safety", "Telecommunications"]
Number of Seats
5
Staff Size
96
Current Commissioner Count
5
Term Length in Years
6 Years
Term Limit
false
Name
Georgia General Assembly
Session Length in Months
3
Session Start Date
2019-01-14
Session End Date
2019-04-03