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Data for April 2017  |  Release Date: June 23, 2017  |  Next Release: July 25, 2017 
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Table 2.5.B. Landfill Gas: Consumption for Useful Thermal Output,
by Sector, 2007-April 2017 (Million Cubic Feet)

  Electric Power Sector  
Period Total (all sectors) Electric Utilities Independent
Power Producers
Commercial
Sector
Industrial
Sector
Annual Totals
2007 1,988 0 386 1,102 501
2008 1,025 0 454 433 138
2009 793 0 545 176 72
2010 1,623 0 1,195 370 58
2011 3,195 0 2,753 351 91
2012 3,189 0 2,788 340 61
2013 831 0 261 423 147
2014 1,710 176 525 674 335
2015 1,522 2 644 515 362
2016 4,232 5 2,381 968 879
Year 2015
January 105 0.18 34 42 29
February 102 0.17 40 37 24
March 131 0.17 54 47 30
April 128 0.15 50 47 31
May 125 0.17 49 45 31
June 119 0.19 42 46 30
July 151 0.19 72 47 32
August 123 0.18 60 31 32
Sept 132 0.18 54 47 31
October 111 0.17 45 36 30
November 143 0.16 68 45 30
December 152 0.18 76 45 31
Year 2016
January 400 0.21 221 98 81
February 406 1 231 90 85
March 597 0.19 335 133 129
April 471 1 268 100 103
May 289 0 155 71 63
June 161 0.30 108 30 22
July 242 0.09 150 50 42
August 207 1 121 50 36
Sept 148 0.31 85 40 23
October 499 2 264 124 109
November 395 0.30 214 90 90
December 418 0.03 230 93 96
Year 2017
January 243 0.15 159 46 38
February 206 0.27 134 40 32
March 224 1 139 49 35
April 237 0.11 104 97 36
Year to Date
2015 466 1 179 173 114
2016 1,874 2 1,054 420 397
2017 911 1 536 232 142
Rolling 12 Months Ending in April
2016 2,930 3 1,519 762 646
2017 3,269 4 1,862 779 623

Notes: Beginning with the collection of Form EIA-923 in January 2008, the methodology to allocate total fuel consumption for electricity generation and consumption for useful thermal output was changed.
The new methodology was retroactively applied to 2004-2007 data. See the Technical Notes (Appendix C) for further information. See Glossary for definitions.
Values for 2015 and prior years are final. Values for 2016 and 2017 are preliminary. See Technical Notes for a discussion of the sample design for the Form EIA-923 and predecessor forms.
Totals may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding.
Sources: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-906, Power Plant Report; U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-920 Combined Heat and Power Plant Report, and predecessor forms.
Beginning with 2008 data, the Form EIA-923, Power Plant Operations Report, replaced the following: Form EIA-906, Power Plant Report; Form EIA-920, Combined Heat and Power Plant Report.