Tampa Electric saw its coal burn fall to 49,854 st in May, up 51.9% from the 32,825 st burned in April, according to the filing published June 28 by the Florida Public Service Commission. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Coal’s generation mix was at 6.6% in May, compared with 4.3 % in April, while total generation was 108,168 MWh, up from 63,348 MWh. Natural gas’ mix was 84.3% in May, compared with 86.7% in April. Gas generated about 1.4 GWh in the most recent month, up from over 1.3 GWh in the previous month. Solar generation made up the remaining 9% in May, flat from April. In 2020, Tampa Electric’s coal’s mix was 4.9%, down from 6.1% in 2019, while natural gas and solar were 89.1% and 6%, respectively, compared with 90% and 3.9% a year earlier. In May, average […]