NAICS CODE 221112 - Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation

Description

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating fossil fuel powered electric power generation facilities. These facilities use fossil fuels, such as coal, oil, or gas, in internal combustion or combustion turbine conventional steam process to produce electric energy. The electric energy produced in these establishments is provided to electric power transmission systems or to electric power distribution systems.

Snapshot

NAICS Code 221112 - Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation is a final level code of the “Utilities” Sector.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within NAICS Code 221112 - Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation are:

  • Electric power generation, fossil fuel (e.g., coal, oil, gas)
  • Power generation, fossil fuel (e.g., coal, gas, oil), electric