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North American electricity generation capacity share by region 2020

This statistic represents the distribution of electricity generation capacity in North America as of February 2020, with a breakdown by sub-region. The Southeastern Electric Reliability Council was responsible for approximately 29.8 percent of the country's electricity generation capacity.

Distribution of electricity generation capacity in North America in 2020, by region

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Release date

March 2020


United States

Survey time period

as of February 2020

Supplementary notes

Regions defined by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation as follows:
ASCC: Alaska Systems Coordinating Council
ERCOT: Electric Reliability Council of Texas
FRCC: Florida Reliability Coordinating Council
HCC: Hawaii Coordinating Council
NPCC: Northeast Power Coordinating Council
MRO: Midwest Reliability Organization
RFC: Reliability First Corporation
SERC: Southeastern Electric Reliability Council
SPP: Southwest Power Pool
WECC: Western Electricity Coordinating Council

Figures have been rounded.

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