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Data for November 2019  |  Release date: January 27, 2020     Next release: February 26, 2020  |
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Table 6.2.B. Net Summer Capacity Using Primarily Renewable Energy Sources and by State, November 2019 and 2018 (Megawatts)




Summer Capacity at Utility Scale Facilities Small Scale Capacity Capacity From Utility and Small Scale Facilities

Census Division
and State
Wind Solar
Photovoltaic
Solar Thermal Conventional
Hydroelectric
Biomass Sources Geothermal Total Renewable
Sources
Estimated Solar Photovoltaic Estimated Total Solar Photovoltaic Estimated Total Solar

November 2019 November 2018 November 2019 November 2018 November 2019 November 2018 November 2019 November 2018 November 2019 November 2018 November 2019 November 2018 November 2019 November 2018 November 2019 November 2018 November 2019 November 2018 November 2019 November 2018
New England 1,429.4 1,403.8 1,075.1 893.8 0.0 0.0 1,961.6 1,959.5 1,480.6 1,537.7 0.0 0.0 5,946.7 5,794.8 2,494.8 2,282.3 3,569.9 3,176.1 3,569.9 3,176.1
Connecticut 1.0 1.0 95.0 66.8 0.0 0.0 122.2 122.2 202.6 202.6 0.0 0.0 420.8 392.6 496.3 420.6 591.3 487.4 591.3 487.4
Maine 921.6 921.6 5.6 5.6 0.0 0.0 735.2 732.4 629.8 686.9 0.0 0.0 2,292.2 2,346.5 57.7 41.9 63.3 47.5 63.3 47.5
Massachusetts 100.7 96.1 802.8 714.9 0.0 0.0 266.3 267.0 285.3 285.3 0.0 0.0 1,455.1 1,363.3 1,588.4 1,553.5 2,391.2 2,268.4 2,391.2 2,268.4
New Hampshire 183.1 183.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 504.0 504.0 241.0 241.0 0.0 0.0 928.1 928.1 98.5 83.9 98.5 83.9 98.5 83.9
Rhode Island 72.8 51.8 52.4 25.6 0.0 0.0 2.7 2.7 40.1 40.1 0.0 0.0 168.0 120.2 136.5 81.1 188.9 106.7 188.9 106.7
Vermont 150.2 150.2 119.3 80.9 0.0 0.0 331.2 331.2 81.8 81.8 0.0 0.0 682.5 644.1 117.4 101.3 236.7 182.2 236.7 182.2
Middle Atlantic 3,363.3 3,283.4 1,297.1 1,053.2 0.0 0.0 5,473.2 5,473.2 1,254.7 1,278.4 0.0 0.0 11,388.3 11,088.2 3,451.7 2,973.7 4,748.8 4,026.9 4,748.8 4,026.9
New Jersey 7.6 7.6 845.9 749.5 0.0 0.0 12.3 12.3 210.7 227.3 0.0 0.0 1,076.5 996.7 1,633.8 1,445.2 2,479.7 2,194.7 2,479.7 2,194.7
New York 1,985.7 1,905.8 383.8 247.4 0.0 0.0 4,561.3 4,561.3 520.9 524.1 0.0 0.0 7,451.7 7,238.6 1,448.7 1,205.6 1,832.5 1,453.0 1,832.5 1,453.0
Pennsylvania 1,370.0 1,370.0 67.4 56.3 0.0 0.0 899.6 899.6 523.1 527.0 0.0 0.0 2,860.1 2,852.9 369.1 322.8 436.5 379.1 436.5 379.1
East North Central 10,544.1 9,773.9 506.3 445.1 0.0 0.0 859.9 859.9 1,235.7 1,252.9 0.0 0.0 13,146.0 12,331.8 610.1 389.3 1,116.4 834.4 1,116.4 834.4
Illinois 5,015.7 4,406.8 40.6 40.6 0.0 0.0 34.1 34.1 88.8 88.8 0.0 0.0 5,179.2 4,570.3 185.5 74.3 226.1 114.9 226.1 114.9
Indiana 2,309.8 2,309.8 224.3 200.7 0.0 0.0 60.4 60.4 70.8 70.8 0.0 0.0 2,665.3 2,641.7 94.0 73.5 318.3 274.2 318.3 274.2
Michigan 2,061.8 1,900.5 100.2 98.2 0.0 0.0 269.9 269.9 561.2 562.0 0.0 0.0 2,993.1 2,830.6 91.8 64.6 192.0 162.8 192.0 162.8
Ohio 718.4 718.4 100.8 81.7 0.0 0.0 101.9 101.9 149.8 149.8 0.0 0.0 1,070.9 1,051.8 158.0 116.2 258.8 197.9 258.8 197.9
Wisconsin 438.4 438.4 40.4 23.9 0.0 0.0 393.6 393.6 365.1 381.5 0.0 0.0 1,237.5 1,237.4 80.8 60.8 121.2 84.7 121.2 84.7
West North Central 26,207.9 22,578.9 974.1 799.7 0.0 0.0 3,293.7 3,293.7 464.4 499.2 0.0 0.0 30,940.1 27,171.5 428.3 325.2 1,402.4 1,124.9 1,402.4 1,124.9
Iowa 8,791.8 7,310.2 13.5 8.9 0.0 0.0 146.4 146.4 21.4 21.4 0.0 0.0 8,973.1 7,486.9 114.3 90.7 127.8 99.6 127.8 99.6
Kansas 6,133.4 5,115.7 10.2 4.2 0.0 0.0 7.0 7.0 9.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 6,159.6 5,135.9 24.7 18.3 34.9 22.5 34.9 22.5
Minnesota 3,850.5 3,703.9 869.0 705.5 0.0 0.0 205.9 205.9 394.4 429.2 0.0 0.0 5,319.8 5,044.5 77.9 58.8 946.9 764.3 946.9 764.3
Missouri 954.3 954.3 62.1 62.1 0.0 0.0 548.5 548.5 14.1 14.1 0.0 0.0 1,579.0 1,579.0 200.3 149.2 262.4 211.3 262.4 211.3
Nebraska 2,178.3 1,495.2 18.3 18.0 0.0 0.0 277.9 277.9 15.7 15.7 0.0 0.0 2,490.2 1,806.8 9.8 7.3 28.1 25.3 28.1 25.3
North Dakota 3,221.8 3,121.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 510.0 510.0 9.8 9.8 0.0 0.0 3,741.6 3,641.6 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.3
South Dakota 1,077.8 877.8 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 1,598.0 1,598.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2,676.8 2,476.8 0.8 0.6 1.8 1.6 1.8 1.6
South Atlantic 1,086.3 1,086.3 8,672.7 6,969.8 0.0 0.0 7,226.4 7,229.2 4,195.6 4,330.3 0.0 0.0 21,181.0 19,615.6 2,064.9 1,671.9 10,737.6 8,641.7 10,737.6 8,641.7
Delaware 2.0 2.0 33.8 33.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 12.2 12.2 0.0 0.0 48.0 47.5 85.3 78.1 119.1 111.4 119.1 111.4
District of Columbia 0.0 0.0 6.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 12.0 23.0 0.0 0.0 18.9 23.0 59.6 49.9 66.5 49.9 66.5 49.9
Florida 0.0 0.0 1,975.9 1,272.6 0.0 0.0 54.5 54.5 1,182.4 1,227.9 0.0 0.0 3,212.8 2,555.0 454.7 276.4 2,430.6 1,549.0 2,430.6 1,549.0
Georgia 0.0 0.0 1,142.1 1,013.9 0.0 0.0 2,047.2 2,047.2 949.4 949.4 0.0 0.0 4,138.7 4,010.5 NM 163.9 NM 1,177.8 NM 1,177.8
Maryland 190.0 190.0 297.8 267.4 0.0 0.0 590.0 590.0 140.9 140.0 0.0 0.0 1,218.7 1,187.4 773.6 706.5 1,071.4 973.9 1,071.4 973.9
North Carolina 208.0 208.0 4,241.9 3,703.5 0.0 0.0 2,004.0 2,002.0 562.8 558.9 0.0 0.0 7,016.7 6,472.4 178.6 138.0 4,420.5 3,841.5 4,420.5 3,841.5
South Carolina 0.0 0.0 560.6 286.6 0.0 0.0 1,323.9 1,328.7 526.5 526.5 0.0 0.0 2,411.0 2,141.8 228.3 193.8 788.9 480.4 788.9 480.4
Virginia 0.0 0.0 413.7 392.5 0.0 0.0 866.0 866.0 806.2 892.4 0.0 0.0 2,085.9 2,150.9 96.1 58.4 509.8 450.9 509.8 450.9
West Virginia 686.3 686.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 340.8 340.8 3.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 1,030.3 1,027.1 7.6 6.8 7.6 6.8 7.6 6.8
East South Central 29.1 29.1 566.5 471.7 0.0 0.0 7,055.3 7,055.5 1,178.1 1,171.1 0.0 0.0 8,829.0 8,727.4 104.2 93.2 670.7 564.9 670.7 564.9
Alabama 0.0 0.0 194.1 179.4 0.0 0.0 3,291.8 3,292.0 604.9 600.3 0.0 0.0 4,090.8 4,071.7 NM NM NM NM NM NM
Kentucky 0.0 0.0 26.3 26.3 0.0 0.0 1,146.9 1,146.9 74.6 72.2 0.0 0.0 1,247.8 1,245.4 28.0 22.8 54.3 49.1 54.3 49.1
Mississippi 0.0 0.0 165.6 160.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 302.4 302.4 0.0 0.0 468.0 463.0 8.8 6.8 174.4 167.4 174.4 167.4
Tennessee 29.1 29.1 180.5 105.4 0.0 0.0 2,616.6 2,616.6 196.2 196.2 0.0 0.0 3,022.4 2,947.3 58.7 56.6 239.2 162.0 239.2 162.0
West South Central 35,413.6 31,001.2 2,384.5 1,863.4 0.0 0.0 2,991.4 2,991.4 1,233.6 1,310.6 0.0 0.0 42,023.1 37,166.6 833.9 623.5 3,218.4 2,486.9 3,218.4 2,486.9
Arkansas 0.0 0.0 110.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 1,265.8 1,265.8 331.3 331.3 0.0 0.0 1,707.1 1,697.1 24.5 15.1 134.5 115.1 134.5 115.1
Louisiana 0.0 0.0 1.1 1.1 0.0 0.0 192.0 192.0 422.4 490.1 0.0 0.0 615.5 683.2 146.4 138.5 147.5 139.6 147.5 139.6
Oklahoma 8,070.7 7,693.4 30.5 30.5 0.0 0.0 863.6 863.6 76.2 76.2 0.0 0.0 9,041.0 8,663.7 12.3 7.2 42.8 37.7 42.8 37.7
Texas 27,342.9 23,307.8 2,242.9 1,731.8 0.0 0.0 670.0 670.0 403.7 413.0 0.0 0.0 30,659.5 26,122.6 650.7 462.7 2,893.6 2,194.5 2,893.6 2,194.5
Mountain 9,939.4 8,965.8 6,321.0 5,645.3 473.9 473.9 10,654.9 10,650.0 175.7 174.3 648.3 593.5 28,213.2 26,502.8 2,698.0 2,321.4 9,019.0 7,966.7 9,492.9 8,440.6
Arizona 267.3 267.3 1,817.7 1,776.8 295.4 295.4 2,720.9 2,720.9 30.7 30.7 0.0 0.0 5,132.0 5,091.1 1,412.3 1,265.3 3,230.0 3,042.1 3,525.4 3,337.5
Colorado 3,763.1 3,103.7 595.2 471.3 0.0 0.0 686.4 686.4 28.7 28.7 0.0 0.0 5,073.4 4,290.1 383.2 352.2 978.4 823.5 978.4 823.5
Idaho 970.4 970.4 242.0 240.0 0.0 0.0 2,764.2 2,764.2 85.3 83.9 10.0 10.0 4,071.9 4,068.5 41.8 25.1 283.8 265.1 283.8 265.1
Montana 783.5 783.5 17.0 17.0 0.0 0.0 2,772.6 2,767.7 3.0 3.0 0.0 0.0 3,576.1 3,571.2 17.3 13.7 34.3 30.7 34.3 30.7
Nevada 150.0 150.0 2,039.0 1,721.7 178.5 178.5 1,051.4 1,051.4 9.8 9.8 556.7 508.9 3,985.4 3,620.3 402.6 294.2 2,441.6 2,015.9 2,620.1 2,194.4
New Mexico 2,035.9 1,815.4 601.4 561.4 0.0 0.0 82.9 82.9 5.4 5.4 8.6 1.6 2,734.2 2,466.7 165.9 133.5 767.3 694.9 767.3 694.9
Utah 388.2 388.2 916.7 857.1 0.0 0.0 269.4 269.4 12.8 12.8 73.0 73.0 1,660.1 1,600.5 268.8 233.3 1,185.5 1,090.4 1,185.5 1,090.4
Wyoming 1,581.0 1,487.3 92.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 307.1 307.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1,980.1 1,794.4 6.2 4.2 98.2 4.2 98.2 4.2
Pacific Contiguous 12,549.5 12,145.5 11,581.0 10,444.1 1,284.0 1,284.0 39,754.7 39,866.6 1,893.8 1,905.2 1,763.6 1,755.7 68,826.6 67,401.1 9,350.2 8,029.4 20,931.2 18,473.5 22,215.2 19,757.5
California 6,057.5 5,862.2 11,232.2 10,124.3 1,284.0 1,284.0 10,185.9 10,184.3 1,201.6 1,206.1 1,744.1 1,736.2 31,705.3 30,397.1 9,010.1 7,748.3 20,242.3 17,872.6 21,526.3 19,156.6
Oregon 3,418.9 3,210.2 329.1 300.1 0.0 0.0 8,375.0 8,401.2 314.8 314.7 19.5 19.5 12,457.3 12,245.7 169.2 153.1 498.3 453.2 498.3 453.2
Washington 3,073.1 3,073.1 19.7 19.7 0.0 0.0 21,193.8 21,281.1 377.4 384.4 0.0 0.0 24,664.0 24,758.3 171.0 128.0 190.7 147.7 190.7 147.7
Pacific Noncontiguous 266.2 266.2 253.7 104.1 0.0 0.0 503.0 496.5 273.9 273.9 43.0 43.0 1,339.8 1,183.7 668.4 610.0 922.1 714.1 922.1 714.1
Alaska 60.6 60.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 470.6 470.6 7.0 7.0 0.0 0.0 538.2 538.2 5.4 3.2 5.4 3.2 5.4 3.2
Hawaii 205.6 205.6 253.7 104.1 0.0 0.0 32.4 25.9 266.9 266.9 43.0 43.0 801.6 645.5 663.0 606.9 916.7 711.0 916.7 711.0
U.S. Total 100,828.8 90,534.1 33,632.0 28,690.2 1,757.9 1,757.9 79,774.1 79,875.5 13,386.1 13,733.6 2,454.9 2,392.2 231,833.8 216,983.5 22,704.6 19,320.0 56,336.6 48,010.2 58,094.5 49,768.1

NM = Not meaningful due to large relative standard error.
Values for 2018 are final. Values for 2019 are preliminary.

Sources: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-860, 'Annual Electric Generator Report' and Form EIA-860M, 'Monthly Update to the Annual Electric Generator Report.'
Estimated small scale solar photovoltaic capacity is based on data from Form EIA-861M, Form EIA-861, and from estimation methods described in the technical notes.