California Energy Data

Total Electric Generation, 2021 166,805,316 MWh
Average Retail Price of Electricity, October, 2021 19.99¢/kWh
Last Updated: 24 Jan 2022
Last Updated: 24 Dec 2021
Last Updated: 24 Dec 2021
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Note: Due to the interconnected nature of the electricity grid, the fuel mix for in-state generation may differ from the fuel mix representative of in-state electricity consumption. Annual data is calculated using monthly data. For several reasons, EIA data generally underreports electricity generation from small-scale, distributed resources, namely from renewable energy resources and to a certain extent, natural gas. In particular, solar technologies have experienced considerable market growth in recent years. Greentech Media's Quarterly "Solar Market Insight" report is an excellent resource for accurate data on solar installations and capacity by state.
Last Updated: 24 Dec 2021

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