Table 5.10. Consumption of Petroleum Liquids for Electricity Generation by State, by Sector,.
2017 and 2016 (Thousand Barrels)

  Electric Power Sector  
Census Division
and State
All Sectors Electric Utilities Independent Power Producers Commercial Sector Industrial Sector
  Year 2017 Year 2016 Percentage Change Year 2017 Year 2016 Year 2017 Year 2016 Year 2017 Year 2016 Year 2017 Year 2016
New England 1,362 1,157 18% 177 125 1,135 978 38 44 13 10
Connecticut 345 209 65% 11 12 330 193 4 3 1 2
Maine 272 227 20% 0.17 0.06 254 213 6 6 11 7
Massachusetts 479 598 -20% 77 30 388 549 13 19 1 1
New Hampshire 163 67 143% 61 49 89 3 13 15 0 0.03
Rhode Island 81 44 82% 5 23 74 19 2 2 0 0
Vermont 22 12 91% 22 11 0 0 0.18 0.25 0 0
Middle Atlantic 1,693 1,888 -10% 458 634 1,151 1,173 26 25 58 56
New Jersey 126 130 -2.9% 0.44 2 125 126 0.34 1 0.14 0.06
New York 1,018 1,142 -11% 457 630 508 459 16 15 38 38
Pennsylvania 549 616 -11% 0.38 2 518 588 11 9 20 18
East North Central 996 1,083 -8.0% 648 654 323 407 6 6 20 17
Illinois 104 135 -23% 19 17 85 117 0.45 1 0 0.17
Indiana 216 204 5.9% 197 191 2 0 0.48 1 16 12
Michigan 227 248 -8.7% 221 244 0 0 5 3 1 1
Ohio 377 426 -11% 139 136 235 286 1 1 2 3
Wisconsin 73 71 3.9% 72 65 1 4 0.01 0.05 1 1
West North Central 552 546 1.2% 525 526 25 15 2 2 1 3
Iowa 118 161 -27% 116 159 2 2 0.15 0.33 0.11 0.12
Kansas 121 66 83% 121 66 0 0 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 76 67 14% 51 51 23 13 1 2 1 1
Missouri 136 165 -18% 136 165 0 0.00 0.08 0.06 0 0
Nebraska 16 16 3.4% 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0
North Dakota 70 60 17% 70 59 0 0 0.03 0.03 0 1
South Dakota 15 11 32% 15 11 0.07 0.08 0.01 0.07 0 0
South Atlantic 3,270 4,010 -18% 2,530 3,060 546 846 103 14 91 89
Delaware 50 114 -56% 5 17 45 97 0 0 0 0
District of Columbia 0 5 -100% 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
Florida 926 1,428 -35% 893 1,387 17 16 0 0 17 25
Georgia 239 209 15% 174 133 15 45 4 3 45 27
Maryland 243 353 -31% 7 3 231 347 3 2 2 2
North Carolina 486 485 0.2% 448 411 23 65 3 1 11 8
South Carolina 202 214 -5.4% 190 189 3 4 0.12 0.22 9 20
Virginia 916 987 -7.2% 607 713 209 263 93 4 7 7
West Virginia 208 216 -3.6% 206 207 2 9 0 0 0 0
East South Central 521 560 -7.1% 503 528 7 12 0 0.02 10 20
Alabama 64 79 -19% 50 51 7 12 0 0 7 16
Kentucky 189 211 -10% 189 211 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mississippi 25 34 -26% 24 32 0 0 0 0 2 2
Tennessee 243 237 2.5% 241 235 1 0.16 0 0.02 1 2
West South Central 298 293 1.7% 187 193 104 91 1 2 5 7
Arkansas 85 76 12% 42 57 41 16 0 0 2 3
Louisiana 44 30 49% 44 26 0 3 0 0 0 0.00
Oklahoma 29 32 -9.8% 27 31 0 0 0 0 1 1
Texas 140 155 -10% 73 79 63 72 1 2 2 2
Mountain 409 428 -4.5% 369 372 40 46 0.44 0.21 0.14 10
Arizona 107 98 9.3% 107 98 0 0 0.06 0.09 0 0
Colorado 23 21 9.1% 23 21 0 0 0 0 0.08 0.05
Idaho 0.15 0.16 -5.0% 0.04 0.04 0 0 0.12 0.12 0 0
Montana 31 38 -19% 1 1 30 37 0 0 0 0
Nevada 19 22 -13% 12 16 7 6 0 0 0 0
New Mexico 81 101 -20% 81 101 0 0 0 0 0.01 0.02
Utah 66 55 21% 63 51 2 3 0.27 0 0 0
Wyoming 83 94 -12% 83 85 0 0 0 0 0.05 9
Pacific Contiguous 150 190 -21% 95 76 29 39 1 1 24 74
California 94 149 -37% 69 63 9 20 1 0.49 15 66
Oregon 18 8 116% 18 8 0 0 0.12 0 0 0
Washington 38 32 17% 8 5 20 19 0.30 0.41 9 8
Pacific Noncontiguous 12,444 12,250 1.6% 10,076 9,969 2,102 2,015 13 14 254 252
Alaska 1,585 1,454 9.0% 1,517 1,382 0 0 5 3 62 68
Hawaii 10,859 10,797 0.6% 8,559 8,587 2,102 2,015 7 10 191 184
U.S. Total 21,696 22,405 -3.2% 15,567 16,137 5,461 5,624 191 108 476 536

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.