Table 5.13. Consumption of Landfill Gas for Electricity Generation by State, by Sector,
2012 and 2011 (Million Cubic Feet)

  Electric Power Sector  
Census Division
and State
All Sectors Electric Utilities Independent Power Producers Commercial Sector Industrial Sector
  Year 2012 Year 2011 Percentage Change Year 2012 Year 2011 Year 2012 Year 2011 Year 2012 Year 2011 Year 2012 Year 2011
New England 9,595 9,945 -3.5% 0 0 9,074 9,945 520 0 0 0
Connecticut 595 624 -4.6% 0 0 595 624 0 0 0 0
Maine 518 524 -1.0% 0 0 518 524 0 0 0 0
Massachusetts 3,603 3,623 -0.6% 0 0 3,603 3,623 0 0 0 0
New Hampshire 1,790 1,485 21% 0 0 1,270 1,485 520 0 0 0
Rhode Island 2,409 3,037 -21% 0 0 2,409 3,037 0 0 0 0
Vermont 679 653 4.0% 0 0 679 653 0 0 0 0
Middle Atlantic 51,169 47,289 8.2% 0 0 50,867 44,820 302 2,469 0 0
New Jersey 9,691 8,192 18% 0 0 9,691 5,993 0 2,199 0 0
New York 16,418 15,564 5.5% 0 0 16,418 15,564 0 0 0 0
Pennsylvania 25,060 23,533 6.5% 0 0 24,758 23,263 302 270 0 0
East North Central 63,904 58,219 9.8% 6,497 6,693 56,893 50,865 210 277 303 384
Illinois 16,204 15,856 2.2% 0 0 16,204 15,856 0 0 0 0
Indiana 6,601 6,953 -5.1% 6,297 6,569 0 0 0 0 303 384
Michigan 18,536 16,711 11% 0 0 18,536 16,711 0 0 0 0
Ohio 9,784 5,780 69% 0 0 9,784 5,780 0 0 0 0
Wisconsin 12,780 12,918 -1.1% 200 124 12,369 12,518 210 277 0 0
West North Central 9,301 8,395 11% 2,903 2,011 6,398 6,384 0 0 0 0
Iowa 2,021 2,096 -3.6% 0 0 2,021 2,096 0 0 0 0
Kansas 1,205 1,338 -10% 0 0 1,205 1,338 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 3,489 2,482 41% 768 0 2,720 2,482 0 0 0 0
Missouri 1,488 1,209 23% 1,037 742 452 468 0 0 0 0
Nebraska 1,098 1,269 -13% 1,098 1,269 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 41,593 32,175 29% 4,763 5,156 32,235 25,258 2,353 1,761 2,242 0
Delaware 2,426 3,510 -31% 0 0 2,426 3,510 0 0 0 0
District of Columbia 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Florida 7,839 8,307 -5.6% 1,718 1,708 6,122 6,598 0 0 0 0
Georgia 2,924 1,866 57% 0 0 2,452 1,378 472 488 0 0
Maryland 3,374 2,015 67% 0 0 1,797 742 1,577 1,273 0 0
North Carolina 6,497 4,931 32% 0 0 6,461 4,931 36 0 0 0
South Carolina 5,490 3,749 46% 2,953 3,189 295 560 0 0 2,242 0
Virginia 12,779 7,528 70% 92 259 12,420 7,269 267 0 0 0
West Virginia 262 270 -2.8% 0 0 262 270 0 0 0 0
East South Central 3,898 1,912 104% 2,398 1,162 1,500 750 0 0 0 0
Alabama 226 0 -- 0 0 226 0 0 0 0 0
Kentucky 2,398 1,162 106% 2,398 1,162 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mississippi 48 0 -- 0 0 48 0 0 0 0 0
Tennessee 1,226 750 63% 0 0 1,226 750 0 0 0 0
West South Central 15,086 14,334 5.2% 0 0 14,429 13,704 657 630 0 0
Arkansas 1,193 1,256 -5.0% 0 0 1,193 1,256 0 0 0 0
Louisiana 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oklahoma 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Texas 13,893 13,078 6.2% 0 0 13,237 12,448 657 630 0 0
Mountain 4,328 3,548 22% 948 708 3,380 2,840 0 0 0 0
Arizona 1,367 1,222 12% 728 708 639 514 0 0 0 0
Colorado 565 606 -6.8% 0 0 565 606 0 0 0 0
Idaho 741 523 42% 220 0 521 523 0 0 0 0
Montana 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nevada 402 0 -- 0 0 402 0 0 0 0 0
New Mexico 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Utah 1,253 1,197 4.7% 0 0 1,253 1,197 0 0 0 0
Wyoming 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pacific Contiguous 57,502 56,978 0.9% 7,684 6,356 27,187 26,290 22,630 24,332 0 0
California 50,347 51,408 -2.1% 3,549 3,452 24,663 24,148 22,134 23,808 0 0
Oregon 4,165 3,932 5.9% 1,360 1,412 2,309 1,997 496 524 0 0
Washington 2,990 1,638 83% 2,775 1,493 215 145 0 0 0 0
Pacific Noncontiguous 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alaska 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hawaii 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Total 256,376 232,795 10% 25,193 22,086 201,965 180,856 26,672 29,469 2,545 384

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.