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Energy Indicators  
Demography Maryland Share of U.S. Period
Population 6.0 million 1.9% 2016  
Civilian Labor Force 3.2 million 2.0% May-18  
Economy Maryland U.S. Rank Period
Gross Domestic Product $ 378.3 billion 15 2016  
Gross Domestic Product for the Manufacturing Sector $ 20,665 million 30 2016  
Per Capita Personal Income $ 57,936 7 2016  
Vehicle Miles Traveled 59,137 million miles 21 2016  
Land in Farms 2.0 million acres 40 2012  
Climate Maryland U.S. Rank Period
Average Temperature 56.7 degrees Fahrenheit 18 2017  
Precipitation 41.2 inches 27 2017  
Prices  
Petroleum Maryland U.S. Average Period find more
Domestic Crude Oil First Purchase -- $ 63.50 /barrel Apr-18  
Natural Gas Maryland U.S. Average Period find more
City Gate $ 4.59 /thousand cu ft $ 3.62 /thousand cu ft Apr-18 find more
Residential $ 10.32 /thousand cu ft $ 10.12 /thousand cu ft Apr-18 find more
Coal Maryland U.S. Average Period find more
Average Sales Price $ 57.80 /short ton $ 30.57 /short ton 2016  
Delivered to Electric Power Sector $ 2.64 /million Btu $ 2.06 /million Btu Apr-18  
Electricity Maryland U.S. Average Period find more
Residential 13.37 cents/kWh 12.89 cents/kWh Apr-18 find more
Commercial 10.48 cents/kWh 10.44 cents/kWh Apr-18 find more
Industrial 8.35 cents/kWh 6.58 cents/kWh Apr-18 find more
Reserves  
Reserves Maryland Share of U.S. Period find more
Crude Oil (as of Dec. 31) -- -- 2016 find more
Expected Future Production of Dry Natural Gas (as of Dec. 31) -- -- 2016 find more
Expected Future Production of Natural Gas Plant Liquids -- -- 2016 find more
Recoverable Coal at Producing Mines 13 million short tons 0.1% 2016 find more
Rotary Rigs & Wells Maryland Share of U.S. Period find more
Rotary Rigs in Operation 0 rigs 0.0% 2016  
Natural Gas Producing Wells 1 wells * 2016 find more
Capacity Maryland Share of U.S. Period
Crude Oil Refinery Capacity (as of Jan. 1) 0 barrels/calendar day 0.0% 2017  
Electric Power Industry Net Summer Capacity 14,347 MW 1.3% Apr-18  
Supply & Distribution  
Production Maryland Share of U.S. Period find more
Total Energy 243 trillion Btu 0.3% 2016 find more
Crude Oil -- -- Apr-18 find more
Natural Gas - Marketed 34 million cu ft * 2016 find more
Coal 1,616 thousand short tons 0.2% 2016 find more
Total Utility-Scale Net Electricity Generation Maryland Share of U.S. Period find more
Total Net Electricity Generation 3,578 thousand MWh 1.2% Apr-18  
Utility-Scale Net Electricity Generation (share of total) Maryland U.S. Average Period
Petroleum-Fired 0.1 % 0.3 % Apr-18 find more
Natural Gas-Fired 30.8 % 33.1 % Apr-18 find more
Coal-Fired 20.3 % 24.3 % Apr-18 find more
Nuclear 36.0 % 19.6 % Apr-18 find more
Renewables 12.0 % 22.0 % Apr-18  
Stocks Maryland Share of U.S. Period find more
Motor Gasoline (Excludes Pipelines) -- -- Apr-18  
Distillate Fuel Oil (Excludes Pipelines) 1,036 thousand barrels 1.1% Apr-18 find more
Natural Gas in Underground Storage 49,114 million cu ft 0.9% Apr-18 find more
Petroleum Stocks at Electric Power Producers 574 thousand barrels 2.1% Apr-18 find more
Coal Stocks at Electric Power Producers 1,030 thousand tons 0.8% Apr-18 find more
Fueling Stations Maryland Share of U.S. Period
Motor Gasoline 1,537 stations 1.4% 2016  
Liquefied Petroleum Gases 29 stations 0.9% 2017  
Electricity 448 stations 2.8% 2017  
Ethanol 15 stations 0.5% 2017  
Compressed Natural Gas and Other Alternative Fuels 9 stations 0.7% 2017  
Consumption & Expenditures  
Summary Maryland U.S. Rank Period
Total Consumption 1,359 trillion Btu 28 2016 find more
Total Consumption per Capita 226 million Btu 41 2016 find more
Total Expenditures $ 17,623 million 24 2016 find more
Total Expenditures per Capita $ 2,925 38 2016 find more
by End-Use Sector Maryland Share of U.S. Period
Consumption
    »  Residential 409 trillion Btu 2.0% 2016 find more
    »  Commercial 423 trillion Btu 2.4% 2016 find more
    »  Industrial 110 trillion Btu 0.4% 2016 find more
    »  Transportation 417 trillion Btu 1.5% 2016 find more
Expenditures
    »  Residential $ 5,163 million 2.2% 2016 find more
    »  Commercial $ 4,164 million 2.3% 2016 find more
    »  Industrial $ 917 million 0.5% 2016 find more
    »  Transportation $ 7,380 million 1.6% 2016 find more
by Source Maryland Share of U.S. Period
Consumption
    »  Petroleum 90.4 million barrels 1.3% 2016 find more
    »  Natural Gas 219.1 billion cu ft 0.8% 2016 find more
    »  Coal 6.5 million short tons 0.9% 2016 find more
Expenditures
    »  Petroleum $ 8,427 million 1.5% 2016 find more
    »  Natural Gas $ 1,792 million 1.4% 2016 find more
    »  Coal $ 461 million 1.5% 2016 find more
Consumption for Electricity Generation Maryland Share of U.S. Period find more
Petroleum 10 thousand barrels 0.7% Apr-18 find more
Natural Gas 7,838 million cu ft 1.1% Apr-18 find more
Coal 307 thousand short tons 0.8% Apr-18 find more
Energy Source Used for Home Heating (share of households) Maryland U.S. Average Period
Natural Gas 44.4 % 48.4 % 2016  
Fuel Oil 9.5 % 5.3 % 2016  
Electricity 40.3 % 37.7 % 2016  
Liquefied Petroleum Gases 3.3 % 4.8 % 2016  
Other/None 2.5 % 3.8 % 2016  
Environment  
Renewable Energy Capacity Maryland Share of U.S. Period find more
Total Renewable Energy Electricity Net Summer Capacity 1,147 MW 0.5% Apr-18  
Ethanol Plant Operating Capacity 0 million gal/year 0.0% 2018  
Renewable Energy Production Maryland Share of U.S. Period find more
Utility-Scale Hydroelectric Net Electricity Generation 289 thousand MWh 1.0% Apr-18  
Utility-Scale Solar, Wind, and Geothermal Net Electricity Generation 94 thousand MWh 0.3% Apr-18  
Utility-Scale Biomass Net Electricity Generation 46 thousand MWh 1.0% Apr-18  
Distributed (Small-Scale) Solar Photovoltaic Generation 84 thousand MWh 3.1% Apr-18  
Ethanol Production 0 Thousand Barrels 0.0% 2016  
Renewable Energy Consumption Maryland U.S. Rank Period find more
Renewable Energy Consumption as a Share of State Total 5.5 % 41 2016  
Ethanol Consumption 6,693 thousand barrels 21 2016  
Total Emissions Maryland Share of U.S. Period find more
Carbon Dioxide 59.0 million metric tons 1.1% 2015  
Electric Power Industry Emissions Maryland Share of U.S. Period find more
Carbon Dioxide 18,578 thousand metric tons 1.0% 2016  
Sulfur Dioxide 25 thousand metric tons 1.4% 2016  
Nitrogen Oxide 13 thousand metric tons 0.8% 2016  

Notes & Sources

-- = No data reported.
*  = Value is less than half of the smallest unit of measure (e.g., for values with no decimals, the smallest unit is 1 then values less than 0.5 are shown as *.)
NA = Not available.
NM = Not meaningful due to large relative standard error or excessive percentage change.
W = Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data.
Note: Small differences between source data and values displayed here may be due to independent rounding.
Note: Components of "Utility-scale net electricity generation (share of total)" may not add to 100% because "Total utility-scale net electricity generation" includes net generation from petroleum coke, pumped storage hydroelectric, other gases, and other energy sources, which are not shown separately.