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State Comparison

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Energy Electricity Net Generation Megawatt Hours 132,996,631 MWh
Total Nameplate Capacity of Generation Fleet, 2012 40,474 MW
Nameplate Capacity Built Before 1980 24,298 MW
Percent Capacity Built Before 1980 60%
Average Retail Price of Electricity 13.65ยข/kWh
Electricity Generated from Coal 0%
Electricity Generated from Natural Gas 29%
Electricity Generated from Nuclear Energy 35%
Electricity Generated from Hydroelectric 28%
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 5%
Electricity Generated from Other Sources 1%
Name
Andrew Cuomo
Party Affiliation
Democrat
Assumed Office
2011-01-01
Name
New York State Public Service Commission
Abbreviation
PSC
Year Established
1907
Associated ISO or RTO
NYISO (New York ISO)
Regulated Services
["Electricity", "Natural Gas", "Telecommunications", "Water"]
Number of Seats
5
Staff Size
469
Current Commissioner Count
5
Term Length in Years
6 Years
Term Limit
false
Name
New York State Legislature
Session Length in Months
12
Session Start Date
2020-01-08
Session End Date