State Comparison

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Energy Electricity Net Generation Megawatt Hours 188,003,357 MWh
Total Nameplate Capacity of Generation Fleet, 2012 47,785 MW
Nameplate Capacity Built Before 1980 18,871 MW
Percent Capacity Built Before 1980 39%
Average Retail Price of Electricity 9.23ยข/kWh
Electricity Generated from Coal 28%
Electricity Generated from Natural Gas 11%
Electricity Generated from Nuclear Energy 54%
Electricity Generated from Hydroelectric 0%
Electricity Generated from Geothermal Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Petroleum 0%
Electricity Generated from Solar Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Biomass 0%
Electricity Generated from Wind 7%
Electricity Generated from Other Sources 0%
Name
Jay R. "JB" Pritzker
Party Affiliation
Democrat
Assumed Office
2019-01-14
Name
Illinois Commerce Commission
Abbreviation
ICC
Year Established
1871
Associated ISO or RTO
MISO (Midcontinent ISO) and PJM Interconnection (PA-NJ-MD)
Regulated Services
["Electricity", "Natural Gas", "Gas Pipelines and Safety", "Rail", "Telecommunications", "Transportation", "Water"]
Number of Seats
5
Staff Size
275
Current Commissioner Count
5
Term Length in Years
5 Years
Term Limit
false
Name
Illinois General Assembly
Session Length in Months
12
Session Start Date
2019-01-09
Session End Date