Table 5.13. Consumption of Landfill 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 8,911 9,595 -7.1% 0 0 8,201 9,074 711 520 0 0
Connecticut 549 595 -7.7% 0 0 549 595 0 0 0 0
Maine 829 518 60% 0 0 829 518 0 0 0 0
Massachusetts 4,087 3,603 13% 0 0 4,087 3,603 0 0 0 0
New Hampshire 1,839 1,790 2.7% 0 0 1,128 1,270 711 520 0 0
Rhode Island 956 2,409 -60% 0 0 956 2,409 0 0 0 0
Vermont 652 679 -4.1% 0 0 652 679 0 0 0 0
Middle Atlantic 55,992 51,169 9.4% 0 0 54,345 50,867 302 302 1,344 0
New Jersey 10,110 9,691 4.3% 0 0 10,047 9,691 64 0 0 0
New York 16,851 16,418 2.6% 0 0 16,851 16,418 0 0 0 0
Pennsylvania 29,031 25,060 16% 0 0 27,448 24,758 238 302 1,344 0
East North Central 66,326 63,904 3.8% 7,415 6,497 58,169 56,893 433 210 309 303
Illinois 15,444 16,204 -4.7% 0 0 15,444 16,204 0 0 0 0
Indiana 7,322 6,601 11% 7,014 6,297 0 0 0 0 309 303
Michigan 20,603 18,536 11% 0 0 20,603 18,536 0 0 0 0
Ohio 11,080 9,784 13% 242 0 10,838 9,784 0 0 0 0
Wisconsin 11,877 12,780 -7.1% 159 200 11,285 12,369 433 210 0 0
West North Central 9,945 9,301 6.9% 3,034 2,903 6,911 6,398 0 0 0 0
Iowa 1,989 2,021 -1.6% 0 0 1,989 2,021 0 0 0 0
Kansas 1,636 1,205 36% 0 0 1,636 1,205 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 3,605 3,489 3.3% 769 768 2,836 2,720 0 0 0 0
Missouri 1,519 1,488 2.1% 1,069 1,037 450 452 0 0 0 0
Nebraska 1,197 1,098 9.0% 1,197 1,098 0 0 0 0 0 0
North Dakota 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Dakota 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Atlantic 42,409 41,593 2.0% 5,439 4,763 30,635 32,235 3,364 2,353 2,970 2,242
Delaware 1,288 2,426 -47% 0 0 1,288 2,426 0 0 0 0
District of Columbia 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Florida 8,541 7,839 9.0% 1,861 1,718 6,550 6,122 0 0 130 0
Georgia 3,494 2,924 19% 0 0 2,359 2,452 445 472 690 0
Maryland 3,676 3,374 8.9% 0 0 1,960 1,797 1,716 1,577 0 0
North Carolina 8,118 6,497 25% 0 0 7,158 6,461 960 36 0 0
South Carolina 5,928 5,490 8.0% 3,479 2,953 298 295 0 0 2,151 2,242
Virginia 11,275 12,779 -12% 99 92 10,933 12,420 244 267 0 0
West Virginia 89 262 -66% 0 0 89 262 0 0 0 0
East South Central 4,505 3,898 16% 2,460 2,398 2,045 1,500 0 0 0 0
Alabama 236 226 4.5% 0 0 236 226 0 0 0 0
Kentucky 2,460 2,398 2.6% 2,460 2,398 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mississippi 214 48 343% 0 0 214 48 0 0 0 0
Tennessee 1,595 1,226 30% 0 0 1,595 1,226 0 0 0 0
West South Central 16,355 15,086 8.4% 0 0 15,716 14,429 639 657 0 0
Arkansas 1,422 1,193 19% 0 0 1,422 1,193 0 0 0 0
Louisiana 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oklahoma 450 0 -- 0 0 450 0 0 0 0 0
Texas 14,483 13,893 4.2% 0 0 13,844 13,237 639 657 0 0
Mountain 5,607 4,328 30% 1,077 948 4,529 3,380 0 0 0 0
Arizona 1,651 1,367 21% 843 728 808 639 0 0 0 0
Colorado 1,385 565 145% 0 0 1,385 565 0 0 0 0
Idaho 724 741 -2.2% 234 220 490 521 0 0 0 0
Montana 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nevada 539 402 34% 0 0 539 402 0 0 0 0
New Mexico 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Utah 1,308 1,253 4.3% 0 0 1,308 1,253 0 0 0 0
Wyoming 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pacific Contiguous 61,066 57,502 6.2% 7,833 7,684 31,390 27,187 21,843 22,630 0 0
California 52,551 50,347 4.4% 3,317 3,549 27,870 24,663 21,364 22,134 0 0
Oregon 4,806 4,165 15% 1,254 1,360 3,073 2,309 480 496 0 0
Washington 3,709 2,990 24% 3,262 2,775 447 215 0 0 0 0
Pacific Noncontiguous 851 0 -- 0 0 0 0 851 0 0 0
Alaska 851 0 -- 0 0 0 0 851 0 0 0
Hawaii 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Total 271,967 256,376 6.1% 27,259 25,193 211,942 201,965 28,143 26,672 4,623 2,545

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.