Version: October 2020
2019 POWER CONTENT LABEL
Burbank Water and Power
Energy Resources

Power 
Mix

2019 CA 
Power Mix**

Eligible Renewable1 30% 31.7%
   - Biomass & Biowaste 3% 2.4%
   - Geothermal 2.1% 4.8%
   - Eligible Hydroelectric 1.5% 2%
   - Solar 12.3% 12.3%
   - Wind 11.1% 10.2%
Coal 30.2% 3%
Large Hydroelectric 1.7% 14.6%
Natural Gas 29.1% 34.2%
Nuclear 8% 9%
Other 1% 0.2%
Unspecified Sources of Power2 0% 7.3%
Total 100% 100%
Percentage of Retail Sales Covered by Retired Unbundled RECs3 1.9%  

1 The eligible renewable percentage above does not reflect RPS compliance, which is determined using a different methodology.

2 Unspecified power is electricity that has been purchased through open market transactions and is not traceable to a specific generation source.

3 Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) are tracking instruments issued for renewable generation. Unbundled Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) represent renewable generation that was not delivered to serve retail sales. Unbundled RECs are not reflected in the power mix or GHG emissions intensities above. 

For specific information about this electricity product, contact:

Burbank Water and Power
(818) 238-3700

For general information about the Power Content Label, please visit: http://www.energy.ca.gov/pcl/
For additional questions, please contact the California Energy Commission at: Toll-free in California: (844) 454-2906
Outside California: (916) 653-0237