Energy Resources

Peak Records

When power demands peak, we set new records.

Periods of increased usage are called peaks, and Cooperative Energy uses 13 generating units located across Mississippi to meet the additional needs. Here are the highest demands on record.

 

Record Peak Demand

On System peak (Cooperative Energy)
924 MW – January 17, 2018 @ 08:00

Off System peak (Entergy)
724 MW – June 29, 2012 @ 17:00
666 MW – January 17, 2018 @ 08:00 (CP)

Combined System peak (Cooperative Energy & Entergy)
1,776 MW – January 17, 2018 @ 08:00

Borderline peak (concurrent with Cooperative Energy)
811 MW – January 17, 2018 @ 08:00

Total System peak
2,587 MW – January 17, 2018 @ 08:00