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Energy Electricity Net Generation Megawatt Hours 63,495,672 MWh
Total Nameplate Capacity of Generation Fleet, 2012 16,559 MW
Nameplate Capacity Built Before 1980 4,625 MW
Percent Capacity Built Before 1980 28%
Average Retail Price of Electricity 9.34ยข/kWh
Electricity Generated from Coal 11%
Electricity Generated from Natural Gas 67%
Electricity Generated from Nuclear Energy 19%
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 2%
Electricity Generated from Wind 0%
Electricity Generated from Other Sources 0%
Name
Dewey "Phil" Bryant
Party Affiliation
Republican
Assumed Office
2012-01-10
Name
Mississippi Public Service Commission
Abbreviation
PSC
Year Established
1884
Associated ISO or RTO
None
Regulated Services
["Electricity", "Natural Gas", "Gas Pipelines and Safety", "Sewage/Wastewater", "Telecommunications", "Water"]
Number of Seats
3
Staff Size
100
Current Commissioner Count
3
Term Length in Years
4 Years
Term Limit
false
Name
Mississippi State Legislature
Session Length in Months
3
Session Start Date
2019-01-08
Session End Date
2019-04-07