Table 5.10. Consumption of Petroleum Liquids for Electricity Generation by State, by Sector,.
2016 and 2015 (Thousand Barrels)

  Electric Power Sector  
Census Division
and State
All Sectors Electric Utilities Independent Power Producers Commercial Sector Industrial Sector
  Year 2016 Year 2015 Percentage Change Year 2016 Year 2015 Year 2016 Year 2015 Year 2016 Year 2015 Year 2016 Year 2015
New England 1,157 3,440 -66% 125 350 978 2,940 44 102 10 49
Connecticut 209 737 -72% 12 12 193 691 3 20 2 14
Maine 227 927 -76% 0.06 0.16 213 884 6 8 7 35
Massachusetts 598 1,325 -55% 30 100 549 1,175 19 50 1 0.31
New Hampshire 67 291 -77% 49 208 3 70 15 14 0.03 0.06
Rhode Island 44 151 -71% 23 23 19 120 2 9 0 0
Vermont 12 8 37% 11 7 0 0 0.25 2 0 0
Middle Atlantic 1,888 4,680 -60% 634 1,419 1,173 3,100 25 72 56 90
New Jersey 130 496 -74% 2 7 126 481 1 1 0.06 7
New York 1,142 3,101 -63% 630 1,410 459 1,571 15 65 38 54
Pennsylvania 616 1,083 -43% 2 1 588 1,048 9 6 18 29
East North Central 1,083 1,106 -2.1% 654 699 407 369 6 4 17 34
Illinois 135 107 26% 17 17 117 90 1 0.24 0.17 0.04
Indiana 204 287 -29% 191 264 0 0 1 1 12 23
Michigan 248 222 12% 244 216 0 0 3 2 1 4
Ohio 426 422 0.7% 136 142 286 274 1 1 3 6
Wisconsin 71 67 4.7% 65 61 4 5 0.05 0.03 1 1
West North Central 546 590 -7.5% 526 569 15 15 2 4 3 2
Iowa 161 95 70% 159 92 2 2 0.33 0.10 0.12 0.19
Kansas 66 110 -40% 66 110 0 0 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 67 69 -2.7% 51 51 13 13 2 4 1 1
Missouri 165 209 -21% 165 209 0.00 0.01 0.06 0.09 0 0
Nebraska 16 16 -0.3% 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0
North Dakota 60 53 13% 59 52 0 0 0.03 0.04 1 1
South Dakota 11 38 -71% 11 38 0.08 0.07 0.07 0.06 0 0
South Atlantic 4,010 5,463 -27% 3,060 4,014 846 1,300 14 48 89 101
Delaware 114 255 -55% 17 8 97 246 0 0 0 0
District of Columbia 5 0.49 855% 0 0 0 0 5 0.49 0 0
Florida 1,428 1,100 30% 1,387 1,062 16 26 0 0 25 12
Georgia 209 284 -26% 133 156 45 86 3 5 27 37
Maryland 353 484 -27% 3 23 347 419 2 40 2 2
North Carolina 485 801 -40% 411 723 65 62 1 1 8 15
South Carolina 214 385 -45% 189 342 4 14 0.22 0.22 20 29
Virginia 987 1,907 -48% 713 1,475 263 424 4 2 7 6
West Virginia 216 247 -13% 207 224 9 23 0 0 0 0
East South Central 560 691 -19% 528 639 12 22 0.02 0.04 20 30
Alabama 79 153 -48% 51 104 12 22 0 0 16 27
Kentucky 211 244 -14% 211 244 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mississippi 34 31 11% 32 29 0 0 0 0 2 1
Tennessee 237 264 -10% 235 262 0.16 1 0.02 0.04 2 1
West South Central 293 463 -37% 193 272 91 174 2 1 7 15
Arkansas 76 108 -30% 57 75 16 23 0 0 3 9
Louisiana 30 125 -76% 26 99 3 25 0 0 0.00 1
Oklahoma 32 20 61% 31 17 0 0 0 0.01 1 3
Texas 155 211 -26% 79 81 72 126 2 1 2 2
Mountain 428 424 0.9% 372 384 46 39 0.21 0.07 10 1
Arizona 98 92 5.8% 98 92 0 0 0.09 0.07 0 0
Colorado 21 24 -9.5% 21 23 0 0.19 0 0 0.05 0.02
Idaho 0.16 0.03 388% 0.04 0.03 0 0 0.12 0 0 0
Montana 38 32 20% 1 1 37 31 0 0 0 0
Nevada 22 31 -30% 16 25 6 NM 0 0 0 0
New Mexico 101 126 -20% 101 126 0 0 0 0 0.02 0.01
Utah 55 34 59% 51 32 3 1 0 0 0 1
Wyoming 94 85 11% 85 85 0 0 0 0 9 0.38
Pacific Contiguous 190 213 -11% 76 81 39 83 1 1 74 48
California 149 164 -9.1% 63 67 20 65 0.49 1 66 32
Oregon 8 11 -21% 8 11 0 0 0 0.12 0 0
Washington 32 38 -14% 5 4 19 17 0.41 1 8 16
Pacific Noncontiguous 12,250 11,856 3.3% 9,969 10,137 2,015 1,431 14 17 252 272
Alaska 1,454 1,346 8.0% 1,382 1,260 0 0 3 7 68 79
Hawaii 10,797 10,510 2.7% 8,587 8,877 2,015 1,431 10 9 184 193
U.S. Total 22,405 28,925 -23% 16,137 18,562 5,624 9,473 108 249 536 641

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.