Table 7.16. Receipts of Natural Gas Delivered for Electricity Generation by State, 2019 and 2018
(Million Cubic Feet)

  Electric Power Sector  
Census Division
and State
All Sectors Electric Utilities Independent Power Producers Commercial Sector Industrial Sector
  Year 2019 Year 2018 Percentage Change Year 2019 Year 2018 Year 2019 Year 2018 Year 2019 Year 2018 Year 2019 Year 2018
New England 338,041 357,295 -5.4% 646 1,348 337,395 355,948 0 0 0 0
Connecticut 140,794 132,334 6.4% 0 0 140,794 132,334 0 0 0 0
Maine 9,373 13,614 -31% 0 0 9,373 13,614 0 0 0 0
Massachusetts 110,879 132,566 -16% 567 947 110,313 131,619 0 0 0 0
New Hampshire 25,487 21,600 18% 79 400 25,408 21,199 0 0 0 0
Rhode Island 51,509 57,181 -9.9% 0 0 51,509 57,181 0 0 0 0
Vermont 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Middle Atlantic 1,299,674 1,176,917 10% 88,480 92,273 1,201,102 1,074,141 0 0 10,092 10,503
New Jersey 285,788 278,523 2.6% 0 0 285,788 278,523 0 0 0 0
New York 358,271 382,447 -6.3% 88,480 92,273 262,557 282,569 0 0 7,234 7,605
Pennsylvania 655,615 515,948 27% 0 0 652,757 513,049 0 0 2,858 2,899
East North Central 1,140,342 980,851 16% 382,520 345,229 736,954 614,152 6,889 6,707 13,979 14,763
Illinois 159,869 128,983 24% 11,328 9,674 148,518 119,272 0 0 22 37
Indiana 211,990 182,600 16% 99,028 87,691 112,961 94,909 0 0 0 0
Michigan 258,751 231,528 12% 80,521 68,184 165,409 150,349 6,889 6,707 5,932 6,288
Ohio 365,929 316,263 16% 61,895 71,616 298,611 238,899 0 0 5,423 5,748
Wisconsin 143,803 121,477 18% 129,747 108,063 11,454 10,722 0 0 2,602 2,691
West North Central 267,715 225,291 19% 222,855 195,270 37,931 22,828 2,197 2,116 4,732 5,079
Iowa 67,408 64,610 4.3% 62,676 59,608 0 0 0 0 4,732 5,002
Kansas 23,307 23,736 -1.8% 23,307 23,736 0 0 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 83,832 55,926 50% 63,047 47,747 20,773 8,093 12 10 0 77
Missouri 59,690 54,787 8.9% 40,347 37,946 17,158 14,735 2,185 2,106 0 0
Nebraska 11,470 9,068 26% 11,470 9,068 0 0 0 0 0 0
North Dakota 14,877 9,873 51% 14,877 9,873 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Dakota 7,131 7,291 -2.2% 7,131 7,291 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Atlantic 2,775,146 2,622,122 5.8% 2,289,939 2,144,723 449,301 440,969 0 0 35,906 36,430
Delaware 25,354 33,332 -24% 0 0 25,354 33,332 0 0 0 0
District of Columbia 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Florida 1,289,171 1,229,395 4.9% 1,243,206 1,178,822 41,287 46,251 0 0 4,677 4,322
Georgia 434,294 380,482 14% 328,913 284,740 96,900 86,922 0 0 8,482 8,821
Maryland 96,466 92,375 4.4% 23,002 22,077 72,313 67,520 0 0 1,151 2,778
North Carolina 308,738 331,999 -7.0% 240,733 280,625 65,194 48,593 0 0 2,812 2,781
South Carolina 178,437 169,867 5.0% 173,081 147,310 4,403 21,601 0 0 954 956
Virginia 419,047 367,368 14% 276,888 229,292 131,541 127,744 0 0 10,618 10,332
West Virginia 23,638 17,306 37% 4,117 1,858 12,309 9,007 0 0 7,212 6,440
East South Central 1,019,264 1,007,842 1.1% 737,878 685,293 256,884 302,245 0 0 24,502 20,304
Alabama 399,066 398,878 0.0% 146,717 138,322 252,349 260,556 0 0 0 0
Kentucky 113,295 112,670 0.6% 108,870 105,054 4,426 7,616 0 0 0 0
Mississippi 363,823 370,210 -1.7% 363,714 336,137 110 34,073 0 0 0 0
Tennessee 143,079 126,084 13% 118,577 105,779 0 0 0 0 24,502 20,304
West South Central 3,240,210 3,009,544 7.7% 1,082,072 980,145 1,485,951 1,376,247 0 0 672,187 653,152
Arkansas 158,293 150,505 5.2% 143,446 134,446 12,136 13,448 0 0 2,711 2,612
Louisiana 558,627 500,434 12% 289,838 256,687 43,595 34,679 0 0 225,194 209,068
Oklahoma 337,151 318,549 5.8% 220,793 204,417 110,846 109,692 0 0 5,511 4,440
Texas 2,186,139 2,040,056 7.2% 427,995 384,596 1,319,374 1,218,428 0 0 438,770 437,032
Mountain 828,014 740,594 12% 692,679 623,305 134,995 116,686 0 0 341 604
Arizona 348,973 278,303 25% 267,937 220,964 81,036 57,340 0 0 0 0
Colorado 122,200 118,141 3.4% 105,060 99,700 17,140 18,441 0 0 0 0
Idaho 25,908 19,987 30% 13,721 8,914 12,187 11,073 0 0 0 0
Montana 2,780 2,749 1.1% 2,749 2,737 31 12 0 0 0 0
Nevada 173,732 180,683 -3.8% 173,732 180,683 0 0 0 0 0 0
New Mexico 89,193 82,962 7.5% 64,609 53,157 24,584 29,805 0 0 0 0
Utah 62,078 55,974 11% 61,738 55,369 0 0 0 0 341 604
Wyoming 3,149 1,796 75% 3,133 1,782 16 15 0 0 0 0
Pacific Contiguous 769,534 748,670 2.8% 318,521 295,237 422,364 424,478 0 0 28,649 28,955
California 528,794 559,705 -5.5% 183,436 189,598 316,709 341,152 0 0 28,649 28,955
Oregon 143,846 123,735 16% 70,838 62,606 73,008 61,129 0 0 0 0
Washington 96,895 65,229 49% 64,247 43,033 32,648 22,197 0 0 0 0
Pacific Noncontiguous 15,546 16,636 -6.6% 15,546 16,636 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alaska 15,546 16,636 -6.6% 15,546 16,636 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hawaii 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Total 11,693,486 10,885,764 7.4% 5,831,134 5,379,459 5,062,877 4,727,692 9,087 8,823 790,388 769,790

NM = Not meaningful due to large relative standard error or excessive percentage change.
W = Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data.

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."