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Electric Power Industry - U.S. Electricity Imports from and Electricity Exports to Canada and Mexico
                     
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Table 6.3.  Electric Power Industry - U.S. Electricity Imports from and Electricity Exports to Canada and Mexico, 1997 through 2008
(Megawatthours)
Description 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997
Electricity Imports and Exports
Canada
Imports 55,732,401 50,118,056 41,544,052 42,930,224 33,007,487 29,324,625 36,536,479 38,401,598 48,515,476 42,911,308 39,502,108 43,008,501
Exports 23,499,444 19,559,417 23,405,387 19,320,280 22,482,109 23,584,513 15,231,079 16,105,612 12,684,706 12,953,488 11,683,276 7,470,332
Mexico
Imports[1] 1,288,152 1,277,644 1,147,258 1,597,275 1,202,576 1,069,926 242,596 98,649 76,800 303,439 11,249 22,729
Exports 584,001 584,176 865,948 470,731 415,754 390,190 564,603 367,680 2,144,676 1,268,284 1,973,203 1,503,707
Total Imports 57,020,553 51,395,702 42,691,310 44,527,499 34,210,063 30,394,551 36,779,077 38,500,247 48,592,276 43,214,747 39,513,357 43,031,230
Total Exports 24,083,445 20,143,592 24,271,335 19,791,011 22,897,863 23,974,703 15,795,681 16,473,292 14,829,382 14,221,772 13,656,479 8,974,039
[1] Includes contract terminations in 1997 and 2000.
  Note: Totals may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding.
  Sources: DOE, Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, Form OE-781R, " Annual Report of International Electric Export/Import Data," predecessor forms, and National Energy Board of Canada. For 2001 forward, data from the California Independent System Operator are used in combination with the Form OE-781R values to estimate electricity trade with Mexico.  In 2008, the California - ISO reported electriciy purchases on 1,189,504 MWh and 216,321 MWh sales with Mexico.

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Electric Power Monthly
Electric Power Annual
annual electricity statistics back to 1949
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