Table 5.13. Consumption of Landfill Gas for Electricity Generation by State, by Sector,
2016 and 2015 (Million Cubic Feet)

  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 11,326 11,497 -1.5% 0 0 11,128 10,952 198 546 0 0
Connecticut 476 490 -2.8% 0 0 476 490 0 0 0 0
Maine 732 849 -14% 0 0 732 849 0 0 0 0
Massachusetts 4,133 3,801 8.7% 0 0 4,133 3,801 0 0 0 0
New Hampshire 1,433 1,625 -12% 0 0 1,235 1,079 198 546 0 0
Rhode Island 4,124 4,191 -1.6% 0 0 4,124 4,191 0 0 0 0
Vermont 428 541 -21% 0 0 428 541 0 0 0 0
Middle Atlantic 53,761 55,414 -3.0% 0 0 51,556 52,918 840 826 1,365 1,670
New Jersey 8,088 9,051 -11% 0 0 7,783 8,748 305 303 0 0
New York 16,102 16,083 0.1% 0 0 16,102 16,083 0 0 0 0
Pennsylvania 29,571 30,281 -2.3% 0 0 27,671 28,088 535 523 1,365 1,670
East North Central 61,641 64,333 -4.2% 6,864 7,114 54,392 56,208 146 227 239 784
Illinois 12,537 13,620 -7.9% 422 371 12,115 13,249 0 0 0 0
Indiana 7,383 7,889 -6.4% 6,301 6,539 1,071 1,071 0 0 12 279
Michigan 19,931 19,708 1.1% 0 0 19,931 19,708 0 0 0 0
Ohio 10,348 11,248 -8.0% 0 0 10,348 11,248 0 0 0 0
Wisconsin 11,442 11,868 -3.6% 141 204 10,927 10,932 146 227 227 505
West North Central 11,113 10,779 3.1% 3,311 2,977 7,801 7,802 0 0 0 0
Iowa 2,627 2,604 0.9% 0 0 2,627 2,604 0 0 0 0
Kansas 1,270 1,380 -8.0% 0 0 1,270 1,380 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 3,609 3,502 3.0% 765 736 2,844 2,767 0 0 0 0
Missouri 1,903 1,937 -1.7% 842 885 1,061 1,052 0 0 0 0
Nebraska 1,704 1,356 26% 1,704 1,356 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 47,055 48,003 -2.0% 4,530 5,538 38,239 38,084 2,051 2,193 2,235 2,188
Delaware 1,379 1,592 -13% 0 0 1,232 1,432 0 0 148 160
District of Columbia 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Florida 7,840 8,797 -11% 1,699 2,075 6,123 6,684 8 7 10 31
Georgia 4,696 4,423 6.2% 0 0 4,240 3,892 0 77 456 454
Maryland 2,667 2,411 11% 0 0 1,887 1,651 780 760 0 0
North Carolina 11,273 10,907 3.3% 0 0 10,268 9,822 1,005 1,085 0 0
South Carolina 4,769 5,281 -9.7% 2,774 3,391 373 347 0 0 1,621 1,544
Virginia 14,431 14,441 -0.1% 57 72 14,117 14,105 258 264 0 0
West Virginia 0 151 -100% 0 0 0 151 0 0 0 0
East South Central 5,496 5,061 8.6% 2,177 2,044 3,319 3,017 0 0 0 0
Alabama 1,093 1,028 6.3% 0 0 1,093 1,028 0 0 0 0
Kentucky 2,479 2,197 13% 2,177 2,044 302 153 0 0 0 0
Mississippi 188 227 -17% 0 0 188 227 0 0 0 0
Tennessee 1,737 1,609 7.9% 0 0 1,737 1,609 0 0 0 0
West South Central 15,922 17,375 -8.4% 0 0 15,353 16,725 569 649 0 0
Arkansas 1,491 1,572 -5.2% 0 0 1,491 1,572 0 0 0 0
Louisiana 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oklahoma 360 297 21% 0 0 360 297 0 0 0 0
Texas 14,072 15,507 -9.2% 0 0 13,503 14,857 569 649 0 0
Mountain 6,474 5,785 12% 245 561 5,650 4,705 579 519 0 0
Arizona 854 1,280 -33% 0 281 854 999 0 0 0 0
Colorado 1,311 1,274 2.9% 0 0 1,311 1,274 0 0 0 0
Idaho 993 994 -0.2% 245 279 564 549 183 166 0 0
Montana 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nevada 1,479 544 172% 0 0 1,479 544 0 0 0 0
New Mexico 29 0 -- 0 0 29 0 0 0 0 0
Utah 1,808 1,692 6.8% 0 0 1,413 1,339 395 353 0 0
Wyoming 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pacific Contiguous 60,012 63,191 -5.0% 7,153 7,024 37,554 36,969 15,305 19,198 0 0
California 50,177 53,431 -6.1% 2,813 2,647 32,565 32,043 14,799 18,741 0 0
Oregon 5,889 5,632 4.5% 1,627 1,511 3,755 3,664 506 457 0 0
Washington 3,946 4,128 -4.4% 2,712 2,866 1,234 1,262 0 0 0 0
Pacific Noncontiguous 758 1,091 -31% 0 0 0 0 758 1,091 0 0
Alaska 758 1,091 -31% 0 0 0 0 758 1,091 0 0
Hawaii 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Total 273,557 282,530 -3.2% 24,280 25,257 224,993 227,381 20,445 25,250 3,839 4,642

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.