MONTHLY ELECTRICITY STATISTICS, January 2008 - 35
UNITED STATES
GWh
  Jan/08 Jan/07 The last 3 months Year-to-Date Past Year
      % change   Oct/07   Nov/07   Dec/07   Jan/08   % change   2007  
             
+ Combustible Fuels 261 036   4.8%   252 791 229 866 253 005   261 036 4.8%   3 067 688
+ Nuclear 75 754   2.1%   61 838 65 125 72 155   75 754 2.1%   808 420
+ Hydro 22 368   -16.1%   15 647 16 363 19 053   22 368 -16.1%   256 189
+ Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other 4 156   9.9%   4 385 3 953 4 141   4 156 9.9%   47 611
= Indigenous Production 363 314   2.7%   334 661 315 307 348 354   363 314 2.7%   4 179 908
+ Imports 5 009   44.6%   3 460 4 307 4 055   5 009 44.6%   51 396
- Exports 1 749   10.3%   1 566 1 799 2 056   1 749 10.3%   20 144
             
                                 
= Electricity Supplied 366 574   3.1%   336 555 317 815 350 353   366 574 3.1%   4 211 160
                                 
                  Period Date          
- Electricity production was 363 314 GWh in January 2008.
- This was higher by 9 643 GWh, or 2.7 %, compared to January 2007.
- This was an increase of 14 960 GWh, or 4.3 %, compared to the previous month.
- Hydro production showed the most significant percentage change compared to the previous month with
an increase of 17.4 %, or 3 315 GWh.
- Total production for the year-to-date was 363 314 GWh. Comparing this to the same period last year shows that:
- Total production was higher by 9 643 GWh, or 2.7 %.
- Hydro production showed the largest percentage change by fuel type, being 16.1 % lower.
- Trade volume increased by 1 709 GWh, or 33.8 %.
Electricity Production Compared to Previous Year 'Year to Date' Comparison of Production by Fuel Type
COUNTRY NOTES:
Includes the 50 States and the District of Columbia.
Monthly electricity production is estimated by the IEA Secretariat for January 2008.
Revision of production data for December 2007.
Production data are estimated for January 2008.
OECD/IEA, 2008                               INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AGENCY