Table 5.12. Consumption of Nautral Gas for Electricity Generation by State, by Sector,
2013 and 2012 (Million Cubic Feet)

  Electric Power Sector  
Census Division
and State
All Sectors Electric Utilities Independent Power Producers Commercial Sector Industrial Sector
  Year 2013 Year 2012 Percentage Change Year 2013 Year 2012 Year 2013 Year 2012 Year 2013 Year 2012 Year 2013 Year 2012
New England 388,323 460,887 -16% 2,587 3,652 354,489 428,781 8,407 8,630 22,839 19,824
Connecticut 115,211 120,380 -4.3% 114 69 106,231 113,620 2,986 3,952 5,880 2,739
Maine 36,922 44,424 -17% 0 0 20,904 28,456 349 307 15,670 15,662
Massachusetts 159,436 184,330 -14% 2,074 2,792 151,703 176,497 4,503 3,749 1,156 1,293
New Hampshire 29,966 50,678 -41% 355 754 29,289 49,655 188 139 134 131
Rhode Island 46,743 61,037 -23% 0 0 46,362 60,553 381 483 0 0
Vermont 44 38 16% 44 38 0 0 0 0 0 0
Middle Atlantic 1,014,727 1,096,021 -7.4% 127,285 131,110 866,210 946,544 9,634 8,003 11,598 10,364
New Jersey 209,799 219,175 -4.3% 358 320 203,823 213,482 1,867 1,380 3,750 3,993
New York 448,127 491,430 -8.8% 126,900 130,766 312,882 353,376 6,542 5,443 1,802 1,845
Pennsylvania 356,802 385,415 -7.4% 27 24 349,506 379,686 1,224 1,180 6,046 4,525
East North Central 462,070 638,823 -28% 190,971 232,311 248,720 379,014 10,844 14,395 11,536 13,103
Illinois 55,230 95,068 -42% 5,279 12,659 42,757 72,451 4,690 7,729 2,504 2,228
Indiana 76,626 113,236 -32% 53,291 85,667 19,676 24,183 352 318 3,308 3,068
Michigan 106,990 169,806 -37% 27,553 41,177 71,661 119,531 3,028 2,874 4,748 6,224
Ohio 161,863 173,754 -6.8% 72,085 45,449 87,171 124,273 2,166 3,159 440 872
Wisconsin 61,361 86,961 -29% 32,762 47,358 27,454 38,576 608 315 536 711
West North Central 135,310 170,587 -21% 113,907 144,889 15,780 20,583 3,312 3,050 2,312 2,066
Iowa 13,239 17,124 -23% 12,070 16,508 0.19 0.48 426 55 743 560
Kansas 24,124 33,262 -27% 23,268 32,520 0 0 0 0 856 742
Minnesota 51,573 58,725 -12% 40,589 47,262 8,325 9,074 2,087 1,901 573 488
Missouri 37,283 51,047 -27% 28,968 38,436 7,455 11,508 799 1,090 61 13
Nebraska 4,605 7,867 -41% 4,604 7,696 0 0 1 4 0.47 167
North Dakota 414 97 327% 337 1 0 0 0 0 78 97
South Dakota 4,071 2,465 65% 4,071 2,465 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Atlantic 1,871,068 2,027,116 -7.7% 1,537,482 1,556,238 302,358 444,508 5,224 3,250 26,005 23,120
Delaware 51,434 60,033 -14% 229 87 41,227 53,163 0 0 9,978 6,783
District of Columbia 900 1,019 -12% 0 0 0 0 900 1,019 0 0
Florida 1,040,363 1,143,253 -9.0% 955,851 1,036,033 74,874 97,848 174 166 9,464 9,207
Georgia 283,295 311,419 -9.0% 216,505 182,391 62,879 125,140 0 0 3,911 3,888
Maryland 27,549 51,189 -46% 0 0 23,236 48,313 4,020 2,023 292 852
North Carolina 202,035 151,311 34% 179,920 127,498 21,569 23,368 33 42 513 403
South Carolina 90,653 116,711 -22% 79,389 98,325 10,518 17,592 67 0.10 679 794
Virginia 172,002 189,760 -9.4% 105,103 111,469 65,701 77,159 30 0 1,167 1,132
West Virginia 2,838 2,421 17% 484 435 2,354 1,925 0 0 0.11 62
East South Central 645,019 813,127 -21% 380,637 439,019 237,438 346,672 1,566 1,454 25,378 25,982
Alabama 341,316 409,036 -17% 109,084 114,320 223,568 285,876 0 0 8,664 8,840
Kentucky 16,077 33,068 -51% 12,350 27,707 2,186 3,487 0 0 1,541 1,874
Mississippi 249,151 306,475 -19% 222,590 234,031 11,684 57,309 108 103 14,769 15,031
Tennessee 38,475 64,548 -40% 36,613 62,961 0 0 1,458 1,351 404 236
West South Central 2,333,083 2,572,269 -9.3% 789,831 824,116 1,083,107 1,293,055 8,154 6,077 451,991 449,020
Arkansas 88,619 123,878 -28% 34,000 24,399 52,902 98,125 11 7 1,707 1,348
Louisiana 458,282 498,772 -8.1% 239,746 225,881 21,652 79,084 1,978 255 194,906 193,552
Oklahoma 247,998 318,424 -22% 188,711 232,526 58,749 85,234 64 60 475 605
Texas 1,538,184 1,631,194 -5.7% 327,374 341,311 949,804 1,030,613 6,101 5,755 254,905 253,516
Mountain 659,072 654,440 0.7% 416,867 394,561 225,026 242,649 4,097 3,086 13,082 14,144
Arizona 224,151 229,825 -2.5% 91,603 111,256 131,088 117,416 1,460 1,115 0 38
Colorado 87,650 84,984 3.1% 63,200 48,631 24,182 36,116 52 28 217 210
Idaho 24,885 13,685 82% 12,464 4,394 11,985 8,827 0 0 436 464
Montana 7,273 5,370 35% 6,348 5,145 925 224 0 0 0 0
Nevada 180,669 188,769 -4.3% 153,922 136,828 23,886 48,990 695 629 2,166 2,322
New Mexico 73,209 72,592 0.9% 47,697 48,015 24,497 23,734 976 839 40 4
Utah 57,911 55,880 3.6% 41,294 39,975 8,267 7,163 916 476 7,434 8,266
Wyoming 3,324 3,335 -0.3% 338 317 197 179 0 0 2,789 2,840
Pacific Contiguous 1,052,826 1,011,056 4.1% 376,937 336,272 584,003 584,454 15,295 15,153 76,590 75,178
California 867,611 889,837 -2.5% 267,749 276,436 509,639 524,909 14,400 14,552 75,823 73,940
Oregon 102,013 81,995 24% 36,429 27,956 64,421 52,659 813 570 350 810
Washington 83,202 39,224 112% 72,759 31,880 9,943 6,885 82 31 417 428
Pacific Noncontiguous 34,801 40,383 -14% 33,944 39,758 0 0 37 18 821 606
Alaska 34,801 40,383 -14% 33,944 39,758 0 0 37 18 821 606
Hawaii 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Total 8,596,299 9,484,710 -9.4% 3,970,447 4,101,927 3,917,131 4,686,260 66,570 63,116 642,152 633,407

Notes: See Glossary for definitions. Values are final. See Technical Notes for a discussion of the sample design for the Form EIA-923.
Totals may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding. Percentage change is calculated before rounding.
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-923, Power Plant Operations Report.