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U.S. Renewable Fuels Plant Production Capacity

Release Date:  September 3, 2021   |   Next Release Date: September 2022

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The U.S. Renewable Fuels Plant Production Capacity report contains data for U.S. renewable fuels plants, as of January 1, 2021.

Detailed annual production capacity by plant is available in XLS format.

U.S. Renewable Fuels Plant Production Capacity as of January 1, 2021
PAD District Number of Plants Production Capacity
(MMgal/year) (Mb/d)
PADD 1 0 0 0
PADD 2 2 195 13
PADD 3 2 437 29
PADD 4 1 117 8
PADD 5 1 42 3
U.S. Total 6 791 52

Renewable Fuels Production Capacity is intended to measure estimated gallons of renewable diesel fuel, renewable heating oil, renewable jet fuel, renewable naphtha and gasoline, and "other" renewable fuels and intermediate products that a plant is capable of producing over a period of one year (365 consecutive days) starting on the first day of each report month.

Note: Totals may not equal sum of components due to independent rounding.

Source: Form EIA-819, Monthly Report of Biofuels, Fuels from Non-Biogenic Wastes, Fuel Oxygenates, Isooctane, and Isooctene.
State Plants Annual capacity
(million gallons per year)
California 1 42
Kansas 1 3
Louisiana 2 437
North Dakota 1 192
Wyoming 1 117

U.S. renewable fuels plant count by state, 2021

number of plants

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