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State Comparison

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Energy Electricity Net Generation Megawatt Hours 41,258,112 MWh
Total Nameplate Capacity of Generation Fleet, 2012 7,286 MW
Nameplate Capacity Built Before 1980 3,076 MW
Percent Capacity Built Before 1980 42%
Average Retail Price of Electricity 8.30ยข/kWh
Electricity Generated from Coal 79%
Electricity Generated from Natural Gas 3%
Electricity Generated from Nuclear Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Hydroelectric 2%
Electricity Generated from Geothermal Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Petroleum 0%
Electricity Generated from Solar Energy 1%
Electricity Generated from Biomass 0%
Electricity Generated from Wind 14%
Electricity Generated from Other Sources 0%
Name
Mark Gordon
Party Affiliation
Republican
Assumed Office
2019-01-07
Name
Wyoming Public Service Commission
Abbreviation
PSC
Year Established
1915
Associated ISO or RTO
None
Regulated Services
["Electricity", "Natural Gas", "Gas Pipelines and Safety", "Telecommunications", "Water"]
Number of Seats
3
Staff Size
34
Current Commissioner Count
3
Term Length in Years
6 Years
Term Limit
false
Name
Legislature of the State of Wyoming
Session Length in Months
2
Session Start Date
2020-02-10
Session End Date
2020-03-06