NAICS 22111 Electric Power Generation

NAICS Code: 22111

Code Title: Electric Power Generation

Code Sector: 22 - Utilities

NAICS 22111 Electric Power Generation Description

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating electric power generation facilities. These facilities convert other forms of energy, such as water power (i.e., hydroelectric), fossil fuels, nuclear power, and solar power, into electrical energy. The establishments in this industry produce electric energy and provide electricity to transmission systems or to electric power distribution systems.

Cross References

  • Establishments primarily engaged in operating trash incinerators that also generate electricity are classified in Industry 56221, Waste Treatment and Disposal.