Table 5.13. Consumption of Landfill Gas for Electricity Generation by State, by Sector,
2014 and 2013 (Million Cubic Feet)

  Electric Power Sector  
Census Division
and State
All Sectors Electric Utilities Independent Power Producers Commercial Sector Industrial Sector
  Year 2014 Year 2013 Percentage Change Year 2014 Year 2013 Year 2014 Year 2013 Year 2014 Year 2013 Year 2014 Year 2013
New England 12,064 8,911 35% 0 0 11,388 8,201 676 711 0 0
Connecticut 531 549 -3.4% 0 0 531 549 0 0 0 0
Maine 860 829 3.8% 0 0 860 829 0 0 0 0
Massachusetts 4,233 4,087 3.6% 0 0 4,233 4,087 0 0 0 0
New Hampshire 1,871 1,839 1.7% 0 0 1,195 1,128 676 711 0 0
Rhode Island 3,980 956 316% 0 0 3,980 956 0 0 0 0
Vermont 589 652 -9.7% 0 0 589 652 0 0 0 0
Middle Atlantic 55,925 55,992 -0.1% 0 0 53,883 54,345 591 302 1,451 1,344
New Jersey 9,877 10,110 -2.3% 0 0 9,496 10,047 381 64 0 0
New York 17,295 16,851 2.6% 0 0 17,295 16,851 0 0 0 0
Pennsylvania 28,753 29,031 -1.0% 0 0 27,091 27,448 210 238 1,451 1,344
East North Central 66,101 66,326 -0.3% 6,946 7,415 58,114 58,169 323 433 718 309
Illinois 15,612 15,444 1.1% 0 0 15,612 15,444 0 0 0 0
Indiana 7,065 7,322 -3.5% 6,646 7,014 231 0 0 0 189 309
Michigan 20,560 20,603 -0.2% 0 0 20,560 20,603 0 0 0 0
Ohio 10,666 11,080 -3.7% 139 242 10,527 10,838 0 0 0 0
Wisconsin 12,197 11,877 2.7% 161 159 11,184 11,285 323 433 529 0
West North Central 10,407 9,945 4.6% 2,931 3,034 7,475 6,911 0 0 0 0
Iowa 2,421 1,989 22% 0 0 2,421 1,989 0 0 0 0
Kansas 1,451 1,636 -11% 0 0 1,451 1,636 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 3,643 3,605 1.1% 748 769 2,895 2,836 0 0 0 0
Missouri 1,683 1,519 11% 975 1,069 708 450 0 0 0 0
Nebraska 1,209 1,197 1.0% 1,209 1,197 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 48,852 42,409 15% 5,263 5,439 38,002 30,635 3,077 3,364 2,509 2,970
Delaware 1,722 1,288 34% 0 0 1,381 1,288 0 0 341 0
District of Columbia 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Florida 8,523 8,541 -0.2% 1,964 1,861 6,557 6,550 1 0 0 130
Georgia 4,276 3,494 22% 0 0 3,228 2,359 507 445 540 690
Maryland 3,004 3,676 -18% 0 0 1,885 1,960 1,119 1,716 0 0
North Carolina 12,005 8,118 48% 0 0 10,827 7,158 1,177 960 0 0
South Carolina 5,196 5,928 -12% 3,218 3,479 350 298 0 0 1,628 2,151
Virginia 14,004 11,275 24% 81 99 13,650 10,933 272 244 0 0
West Virginia NM 89 NM 0 0 NM 89 0 0 0 0
East South Central 5,247 4,505 16% 2,171 2,460 3,076 2,045 0 0 0 0
Alabama 1,017 236 330% 0 0 1,017 236 0 0 0 0
Kentucky 2,293 2,460 -6.8% 2,171 2,460 122 0 0 0 0 0
Mississippi 226 214 5.9% 0 0 226 214 0 0 0 0
Tennessee 1,710 1,595 7.2% 0 0 1,710 1,595 0 0 0 0
West South Central 16,925 16,355 3.5% 0 0 16,424 15,716 502 639 0 0
Arkansas 1,552 1,422 9.2% 0 0 1,552 1,422 0 0 0 0
Louisiana 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oklahoma 372 450 -17% 0 0 372 450 0 0 0 0
Texas 15,000 14,483 3.6% 0 0 14,499 13,844 502 639 0 0
Mountain 5,601 5,607 -0.1% 844 1,077 4,650 4,529 107 0 0 0
Arizona 1,574 1,651 -4.6% 643 843 931 808 0 0 0 0
Colorado 1,296 1,385 -6.5% 0 0 1,296 1,385 0 0 0 0
Idaho 786 724 8.5% 201 234 478 490 107 0 0 0
Montana 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nevada 523 539 -3.0% 0 0 523 539 0 0 0 0
New Mexico 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Utah 1,423 1,308 8.8% 0 0 1,423 1,308 0 0 0 0
Wyoming 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pacific Contiguous 63,839 61,066 4.5% 7,664 7,833 35,434 31,390 20,742 21,843 0 0
California 53,545 52,551 1.9% 3,232 3,317 30,089 27,870 20,224 21,364 0 0
Oregon 5,956 4,806 24% 1,306 1,254 4,132 3,073 518 480 0 0
Washington 4,338 3,709 17% 3,126 3,262 1,213 447 0 0 0 0
Pacific Noncontiguous 1,021 851 20% 0 0 0 0 1,021 851 0 0
Alaska 1,021 851 20% 0 0 0 0 1,021 851 0 0
Hawaii 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Total 285,982 271,967 5.2% 25,819 27,259 228,447 211,942 27,038 28,143 4,678 4,623

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.