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State Comparison

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Energy Electricity Net Generation Megawatt Hours 27,232,118 MWh
Total Nameplate Capacity of Generation Fleet, 2012 5,438 MW
Nameplate Capacity Built Before 1980 2,731 MW
Percent Capacity Built Before 1980 50%
Average Retail Price of Electricity 8.81ยข/kWh
Electricity Generated from Coal 47%
Electricity Generated from Natural Gas 0%
Electricity Generated from Nuclear Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Hydroelectric 36%
Electricity Generated from Geothermal Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Petroleum 2%
Electricity Generated from Solar Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Biomass 0%
Electricity Generated from Wind 14%
Electricity Generated from Other Sources 1%
Name
Steve Bullock
Party Affiliation
Democrat
Assumed Office
2013-01-07
Name
Montana Public Service Commission
Abbreviation
PSC
Year Established
1907
Associated ISO or RTO
MISO (Midcontinent ISO)
Regulated Services
["Electricity", "Natural Gas", "Gas Pipelines and Safety", "Rail", "Sewage/Wastewater", "Telecommunications", "Transportation", "Water"]
Number of Seats
5
Staff Size
40
Current Commissioner Count
5
Term Length in Years
4 Years
Term Limit
true
Name
Montana Legislature
Session Length in Months
4
Session Start Date
Session End Date