Electric capacity resources for U.S. NERC region WECC

The graph shows the summer capacity resources for the WECC (U.S.) region between 1998 and 2010. In 2007, WECC had summer capacity resources of 168,080 megawatts. The summer peak period begins on June 1 and extends through September 30.

U.S. electric capacity resources* for the WECC (U.S.) region during the summer peak period between 1998 and 2010

Capacity resources in megawatts
1998**135,270
1999136,274
2000141,640
2001124,193
2002142,624
2003150,277
2004155,455
2005160,026
2006162,288
2007168,080
2008167,860
2009152,467
2010158,407
Loading statistic...
You need to log in to download this statistic
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Source

Release date

November 2011

Region

United States

Survey time period

1998 to 2010

Supplementary notes

* Capacity Resources: Utility- and IPP-owned generating capacity that is existing or in various stages of planning or construction, less inoperable capacity, plus planned capacity purchases from other resources, less planned capacity sales.
The summer peak period begins on June 1 and extends through September 30. Totals may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding.
** This figure was taken from a previous edition of the report.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$59 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "China's power sector"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.