INSTALLED GENERATING CAPACITY
OF THE ELECTRIC UTILITY INDUSTRY
Thousand Kilowatts
Nebraska - Selected Years        
  Total   Conventional Nuclear Internal  
Year Industry Hydro Steam1 Steam Combustion Renewable
1940 367 228 86 -- 52 NA
1945 417 142 220 -- 54 NA
1950 581 142 356 -- 83 NA
1955 762 141 512 -- 109 NA
1960 1,224 240 843 -- 141 NA
1965 1,590 238 1,192 -- 160 NA
1966 1,646 238 1,243 -- 165 NA
1967 1,653 238 1,243 -- 172 NA
1968 2,004 238 1,591 -- 175 NA
1969 2,010 238 1,590 -- 182 NA
1970 2,017 238 1,591 -- 188 NA
1971 2,015 238 1,582 -- 195 NA
1972 2,158 236 1,721 -- 201 NA
1973 3,033 236 2,094 457 246 NA
1974 3,834 236 2,094 1,258 246 NA
1975 3,776 235 2,037 1,258 246 NA
1976 3,922 235 2,182 1,258 247 NA
1977 3,927 235 2,188 1,258 246 NA
1978 3,872 235 2,090 1,303 244 NA
1979 5,142 234 3,364 1,303 241 NA
1980 5,142 234 3,364 1,303 241 NA
1981 5,248 234 3,425 1,338 251 NA
1982 5,983 234 4,155 1,338 256 NA
1983 5,971 234 4,146 1,338 254 NA
1984 5,941 234 4,100 1,338 268 NA
1985 6,042 284 4,151 1,338 269 NA
1986 5,948 182 4,173 1,338 256 NA
1987 5,816 182 4,036 1,338 260 NA
1988 5,730 182 3,952 1,338 258 NA
1989 5,698 183 3,919 1,338 258 NA
1990 5,888 183 3,920 1,338 447 NA
1991 5,748 183 3,853 1,338 375 NA
1992 5,772 183 3,854 1,338 253 NA
1993 5,787 183 3,862 1,338 404 NA
1994 5,787 183 3,862 1,338 404 NA
1995 5,788 183 3,885 1,338 382 NA
1996 5,891 183 3,766 1,338 604 NA
1997 5,993 183 3,862 1,338 607 4
1998 6,021 183 3,925 1,338 570 6
1999 6,027 183 3,922 1,338 580 6
2000 6,146 183 3,925 1,338 694 7
2001 6,266 183 3,959 1,338 779 7
2002 6,279 191 4,046 1,338 695 11
2003 7,012 325 4,670 1,303 694 21
2004 7,126 327 4,782 1,303 694 21
2005 7,493 327 5,087 1,303 697 81
2006 7,497 327 5,086 1,303 699 83
2007 7,422 327 5,348 1,303 364 81
2008 7,421 327 5,292 1,303 420 81
Note:  Total may not equal sum of the parts due to independent rounding.
1 Includes fossil steam and gas turbine.
Sources:  Edison Electric Institute, Statistical Yearbook of the Electric Utility Industry, 1995, annual, and Energy Information Adm., Electric Power Annual, 2010
Last Updated: 25-Oct-10
by Nebraska Databook
email: michael.lundeen@nebraska.gov