Electric Power Monthly

Data for July 2017  |  Release Date: September 26, 2017  |  Next Release: October 24, 2017 
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Table 2.5.A. Landfill Gas: Consumption for Electricity Generation,
by Sector, 2007-July 2017 (Million Cubic Feet)

  Electric Power Sector  
Period Total (all sectors) Electric Utilities Independent
Power Producers
Commercial
Sector
Industrial
Sector
Annual Totals
2007 166,774 17,442 144,104 4,598 630
2008 195,777 20,465 169,547 5,235 530
2009 206,792 19,583 180,689 5,931 589
2010 218,331 19,975 192,428 5,535 393
2011 232,795 22,086 180,856 29,469 384
2012 256,376 25,193 201,965 26,672 2,545
2013 271,967 27,259 211,942 28,143 4,623
2014 285,982 25,819 228,447 27,038 4,678
2015 282,530 25,257 227,381 25,250 4,642
2016 329,517 30,505 268,432 25,339 5,241
Year 2015
January 22,341 2,166 17,669 2,131 375
February 19,907 1,894 15,857 1,843 313
March 22,993 2,187 18,282 2,152 372
April 23,039 2,153 18,422 2,078 386
May 23,827 2,070 19,235 2,148 374
June 23,305 2,066 18,720 2,146 372
July 25,727 2,228 20,794 2,293 413
August 24,507 2,120 19,753 2,227 407
Sept 23,326 2,004 18,828 2,108 387
October 23,435 2,081 18,967 1,989 398
November 24,602 2,123 20,052 2,020 408
December 25,520 2,165 20,803 2,115 438
Year 2016
January 28,779 2,572 23,258 2,481 467
February 26,323 2,469 21,261 2,183 410
March 26,918 2,473 21,197 2,724 524
April 27,153 2,585 22,247 1,867 454
May 27,948 2,606 22,797 2,071 473
June 26,392 2,389 21,901 1,729 372
July 27,016 2,395 22,290 1,916 415
August 28,815 2,711 23,770 1,924 410
Sept 26,511 2,506 21,856 1,769 382
October 28,975 2,862 23,249 2,417 447
November 26,381 2,417 21,441 2,091 433
December 28,306 2,521 23,165 2,166 455
Year 2017
January 23,956 2,224 19,472 1,824 436
February 21,544 2,079 17,540 1,515 410
March 22,843 2,079 18,648 1,671 444
April 21,217 1,968 17,415 1,431 403
May 21,884 2,113 17,923 1,489 360
June 21,851 1,836 18,015 1,588 411
July 22,008 1,789 18,270 1,633 317
Year to Date
2015 161,139 14,764 128,979 14,792 2,605
2016 190,529 17,489 154,952 14,973 3,115
2017 155,303 14,087 127,282 11,152 2,782
Rolling 12 Months Ending in July
2016 311,920 27,982 253,354 25,431 5,152
2017 294,291 27,103 240,763 21,518 4,908

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.