Table 7.16. Receipts of Natural Gas Delivered for Electricity Generation by State, 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 352,098 372,811 -5.6% 1,455 1,973 350,643 370,838 0 0 0 0
Connecticut 103,957 118,539 -12% 0 0 103,957 118,539 0 0 0 0
Maine 13,735 22,591 -39% 0 0 13,735 22,591 0 0 0 0
Massachusetts 157,628 150,999 4.4% 1,055 1,497 156,573 149,502 0 0 0 0
New Hampshire 26,062 33,883 -23% 400 476 25,662 33,407 0 0 0 0
Rhode Island 50,716 46,798 8.4% 0 0 50,716 46,798 0 0 0 0
Vermont 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Middle Atlantic 1,122,972 1,212,167 -7.4% 84,110 101,020 1,034,150 1,108,355 0 0 4,711 2,792
New Jersey 268,581 309,871 -13% 0 0 268,581 309,871 0 0 0 0
New York 350,206 422,842 -17% 84,110 101,020 263,642 320,922 0 0 2,454 900
Pennsylvania 504,185 479,454 5.2% 0 0 501,928 477,561 0 0 2,257 1,892
East North Central 736,347 845,653 -13% 260,580 373,096 455,532 454,803 5,952 6,357 14,283 11,398
Illinois 107,309 135,248 -21% 7,779 12,793 99,475 122,418 0 0 54 36
Indiana 122,867 148,401 -17% 54,979 121,845 67,888 26,556 0 0 0 0
Michigan 198,703 237,431 -16% 55,318 83,424 131,445 141,907 5,952 6,357 5,988 5,744
Ohio 206,172 209,824 -1.7% 53,674 55,369 147,666 152,722 0 0 4,831 1,733
Wisconsin 101,296 114,750 -12% 88,829 99,664 9,057 11,201 0 0 3,410 3,885
West North Central 171,237 179,892 -4.8% 148,131 151,235 17,324 25,263 1,641 1,409 4,141 1,985
Iowa 49,009 31,395 56% 45,009 30,523 0 0 0 0 4,000 872
Kansas 17,988 17,007 5.8% 17,988 17,007 0 0 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 45,644 64,230 -29% 36,715 49,834 8,782 13,294 7 10 140 1,092
Missouri 40,569 45,802 -11% 30,393 32,434 8,542 11,970 1,634 1,399 0 0
Nebraska 6,035 4,333 39% 6,035 4,312 0 0 0 0 0.05 21
North Dakota 7,226 11,320 -36% 7,226 11,320 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Dakota 4,765 5,804 -18% 4,765 5,804 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Atlantic 2,370,929 2,396,562 -1.1% 1,950,240 1,942,448 385,848 413,536 0 0 34,841 40,577
Delaware 42,418 63,408 -33% 0 0 42,418 49,502 0 0 0 13,906
District of Columbia 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Florida 1,153,819 1,153,072 0.1% 1,111,591 1,072,377 40,092 80,695 0 0 2,135 0
Georgia 378,227 390,148 -3.1% 280,741 297,542 88,413 82,871 0 0 9,074 9,735
Maryland 46,548 47,562 -2.1% 0 0 44,107 45,379 0 0 2,441 2,182
North Carolina 279,167 292,769 -4.6% 239,655 253,834 37,436 38,745 0 0 2,075 189
South Carolina 131,328 130,416 0.7% 113,766 105,944 16,308 22,310 0 0 1,254 2,162
Virginia 320,733 304,679 5.3% 202,464 211,213 108,595 85,355 0 0 9,674 8,111
West Virginia 18,689 14,508 29% 2,023 1,537 8,479 8,678 0 0 8,187 4,293
East South Central 886,080 939,721 -5.7% 602,975 621,230 264,995 306,493 0 0 18,110 11,998
Alabama 364,506 394,076 -7.5% 131,177 115,349 233,329 278,728 0 0 0 0
Kentucky 81,265 67,374 21% 76,497 61,863 4,769 5,511 0 0 0 0
Mississippi 346,830 378,393 -8.3% 319,933 356,139 26,897 22,254 0 0 0 0
Tennessee 93,479 99,878 -6.4% 75,369 87,879 0 0 0 0 18,110 11,998
West South Central 2,633,752 2,855,252 -7.8% 779,185 863,058 1,183,929 1,369,805 0 0 670,638 622,389
Arkansas 126,300 133,676 -5.5% 112,269 50,915 11,930 80,503 0 0 2,101 2,258
Louisiana 535,301 536,078 -0.1% 237,120 271,761 34,771 50,056 0 0 263,411 214,261
Oklahoma 230,111 276,545 -17% 140,961 193,111 86,876 82,633 0 0 2,274 801
Texas 1,742,040 1,908,954 -8.7% 288,836 347,272 1,050,352 1,156,613 0 0 402,852 405,068
Mountain 622,145 688,171 -9.6% 510,586 532,547 110,246 154,856 0 0 1,312 768
Arizona 224,021 254,500 -12% 159,622 148,841 64,399 105,659 0 0 0 0
Colorado 90,410 90,645 -0.3% 76,803 76,165 13,606 14,481 0 0 0 0
Idaho 19,169 20,974 -8.6% 10,181 12,110 8,989 8,865 0 0 0 0
Montana 3,157 3,386 -6.7% 3,140 3,367 17 18 0 0 0 0
Nevada 178,129 191,152 -6.8% 178,129 191,152 0 0 0 0 0 0
New Mexico 68,683 73,286 -6.3% 45,461 48,589 23,222 24,697 0 0 0 0
Utah 37,307 54,033 -31% 35,995 52,142 0 1,123 0 0 1,312 768
Wyoming 1,268 194 555% 1,255 182 13 12 0 0 0 0
Pacific Contiguous 717,877 767,973 -6.5% 288,268 307,952 398,905 430,569 0 0 30,705 29,451
California 556,012 593,164 -6.3% 202,241 212,636 323,067 351,077 0 0 30,705 29,451
Oregon 94,868 106,814 -11% 45,243 52,607 49,625 54,207 0 0 0 0
Washington 66,997 67,994 -1.5% 40,784 42,708 26,213 25,285 0 0 0 0
Pacific Noncontiguous 15,297 12,979 18% 15,297 12,979 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alaska 15,297 12,979 18% 15,297 12,979 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hawaii 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Total 9,628,733 10,271,180 -6.3% 4,640,827 4,907,538 4,201,573 4,634,518 7,593 7,766 778,741 721,358

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."