Table 5.13. Consumption of Landfill Gas for Electricity Generation by State, by Sector,
2017 and 2016 (Million Cubic Feet)

  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 10,719 11,326 -5.4% 0 0 10,477 11,128 242 198 0 0
Connecticut 443 476 -6.9% 0 0 443 476 0 0 0 0
Maine 720 732 -1.7% 0 0 720 732 0 0 0 0
Massachusetts 3,665 4,133 -11% 0 0 3,665 4,133 0 0 0 0
New Hampshire 1,570 1,433 9.6% 0 0 1,328 1,235 242 198 0 0
Rhode Island 4,061 4,124 -1.5% 0 0 4,061 4,124 0 0 0 0
Vermont 260 428 -39% 0 0 260 428 0 0 0 0
Middle Atlantic 53,390 53,761 -0.7% 0 0 51,096 51,556 799 840 1,495 1,365
New Jersey 7,690 8,088 -4.9% 0 0 7,362 7,783 328 305 0 0
New York 16,711 16,102 3.8% 0 0 16,711 16,102 0 0 0 0
Pennsylvania 28,988 29,571 -2.0% 0 0 27,023 27,671 471 535 1,495 1,365
East North Central 63,452 61,641 2.9% 7,439 6,864 55,419 54,392 370 146 224 239
Illinois 12,581 12,537 0.3% 437 422 12,143 12,115 0 0 0 0
Indiana 8,109 7,383 9.8% 6,963 6,301 1,145 1,071 0 0 0 12
Michigan 20,649 19,931 3.6% 0 0 20,649 19,931 0 0 0 0
Ohio 10,972 10,348 6.0% 0 0 10,972 10,348 0 0 0 0
Wisconsin 11,141 11,442 -2.6% 38 141 10,508 10,927 370 146 224 227
West North Central 10,845 11,113 -2.4% 3,497 3,311 7,349 7,801 0 0 0 0
Iowa 2,577 2,627 -1.9% 0 0 2,577 2,627 0 0 0 0
Kansas 1,273 1,270 0.3% 0 0 1,273 1,270 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 3,157 3,609 -13% 708 765 2,449 2,844 0 0 0 0
Missouri 2,072 1,903 8.9% 1,023 842 1,049 1,061 0 0 0 0
Nebraska 1,766 1,704 3.7% 1,766 1,704 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 53,675 47,055 14% 4,496 4,530 44,827 38,239 2,387 2,051 1,965 2,235
Delaware 1,261 1,379 -8.6% 0 0 1,142 1,232 0 0 119 148
District of Columbia 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Florida 10,526 7,840 34% 1,615 1,699 8,912 6,123 0 8 0 10
Georgia 6,853 4,696 46% 0 0 6,536 4,240 0 0 317 456
Maryland 2,936 2,667 10% 0 0 1,906 1,887 1,030 780 0 0
North Carolina 11,503 11,273 2.0% 0 0 10,383 10,268 1,121 1,005 0 0
South Carolina 4,712 4,769 -1.2% 2,803 2,774 379 373 0 0 1,529 1,621
Virginia 15,884 14,431 10% 78 57 15,569 14,117 237 258 0 0
West Virginia 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
East South Central 5,716 5,496 4.0% 2,451 2,177 3,265 3,319 0 0 0 0
Alabama 1,061 1,093 -3.0% 0 0 1,061 1,093 0 0 0 0
Kentucky 2,710 2,479 9.3% 2,451 2,177 259 302 0 0 0 0
Mississippi 221 188 18% 0 0 221 188 0 0 0 0
Tennessee 1,724 1,737 -0.7% 0 0 1,724 1,737 0 0 0 0
West South Central 14,830 15,922 -6.9% 0 0 14,304 15,353 526 569 0 0
Arkansas 1,513 1,491 1.5% 0 0 1,513 1,491 0 0 0 0
Louisiana 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oklahoma 455 360 26% 0 0 455 360 0 0 0 0
Texas 12,863 14,072 -8.6% 0 0 12,336 13,503 526 569 0 0
Mountain 6,592 6,474 1.8% 253 245 5,881 5,650 458 579 0 0
Arizona 987 854 16% 0 0 987 854 0 0 0 0
Colorado 1,371 1,311 4.6% 0 0 1,371 1,311 0 0 0 0
Idaho 1,001 993 0.8% 253 245 543 564 205 183 0 0
Montana 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nevada 1,589 1,479 7.4% 0 0 1,589 1,479 0 0 0 0
New Mexico 21 29 -27% 0 0 21 29 0 0 0 0
Utah 1,623 1,808 -10% 0 0 1,370 1,413 253 395 0 0
Wyoming 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pacific Contiguous 58,104 60,012 -3.2% 6,938 7,153 36,432 37,554 14,551 15,305 182 0
California 47,912 50,177 -4.5% 2,168 2,813 31,481 32,565 14,081 14,799 182 0
Oregon 5,546 5,889 -5.8% 1,382 1,627 3,694 3,755 470 506 0 0
Washington 4,646 3,946 18% 3,389 2,712 1,257 1,234 0 0 0 0
Pacific Noncontiguous 788 758 4.0% 0 0 0 0 788 758 0 0
Alaska 788 758 4.0% 0 0 0 0 788 758 0 0
Hawaii 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Total 278,112 273,557 1.7% 25,074 24,280 229,050 224,993 20,121 20,445 3,866 3,839

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.