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Benton PUD's Fuel Mix

Type Washington State Reported * Actuals
Coal 2.7% 0.0%
Hydro 76.3% 72.8%
Natural Gas 5.6% 4.1%
Nuclear 9.6% 9.4%
Solar 0.1% 0.1%
Wind 5.5% 5.5%
Other 0.2% 0.0%
Market Purchases   8.1%
TOTAL 100% 100%
* Washington State Department of Commerce allocates market purchases to specific resources based on its calculated net system mix.  2017 calculations are based on 2016 data reported by Benton PUD to the State Department of Commerce.