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Table C13. Renewable Energy Consumption Estimates by Source, Ranked by State, 2018

Table C13. Renewable Energy Consumption Estimates by Source, Ranked by State, 2018


Rank
Biomass a Geothermal Hydroelectric Power b Solar c Wind
State Trillion Btu State Trillion Btu State Trillion Btu State Trillion Btu State Trillion Btu
1 California 296.9 California 108.4 Washington 736.4 California 381.7 Texas 689.2
2 Texas 270.8 Nevada 33.1 Oregon 322.7 Arizona 70.8 Oklahoma 248.9
3 Iowa 258.1 Florida 10.1 New York 269.8 North Carolina 57.8 Iowa 194.2
4 Florida 251.8 Michigan 5.2 California 239.7 Florida 53.5 Kansas 172.1
5 Georgia 247.5 Utah 4.9 Montana 103.8 Nevada 48.6 California 127.7
6 Alabama 193.4 Indiana 4.6 Alabama 101.4 Texas 36.3 Illinois 108.3
7 Minnesota 183.5 Ohio 3.4 Idaho 100.4 New Jersey 28.2 North Dakota 97.7
8 Michigan 179.0 Oregon 2.8 Tennessee 93.7 Massachusetts 28.2 Minnesota 97.5
9 Pennsylvania 172.6 Kentucky 2.7 Arizona 63.6 Utah 23.9 Colorado 88.7
10 Illinois 170.3 Texas 2.5 North Carolina 60.1 Georgia 21.0 Washington 71.9
11 New York 165.2 Idaho 2.3 South Dakota 57.0 New York 17.7 Oregon 67.8
12 Wisconsin 161.0 Pennsylvania 2.2 Kentucky 40.2 Colorado 15.3 New Mexico 55.5
13 Virginia 155.5 Illinois 2.0 Pennsylvania 38.8 New Mexico 14.8 Nebraska 50.5
14 North Carolina 149.3 South Dakota 1.9 Georgia 33.7 Hawaii 13.1 Michigan 49.7
15 Washington 145.9 Louisiana 1.8 Maine 29.7 Maryland 11.5 Indiana 49.5
16 Louisiana 140.2 Virginia 1.7 North Dakota 29.0 Minnesota 10.4 Wyoming 36.9
17 Ohio 134.2 Iowa 1.3 South Carolina 27.4 Oregon 8.5 New York 36.4
18 Nebraska 128.8 Nebraska 1.2 Arkansas 27.4 Virginia 8.2 Pennsylvania 32.5
19 South Carolina 128.5 New York 1.2 Maryland 25.8 South Carolina 6.9 South Dakota 25.8
20 Indiana 126.0 Washington 1.1 Wisconsin 21.8 Connecticut 6.5 Missouri 25.8
21 Tennessee 109.3 Minnesota 1.1 Oklahoma 18.5 Idaho 5.4 Idaho 24.2
22 Maine 108.2 Hawaii 1.0 Nevada 17.1 Pennsylvania 5.1 Maine 21.7
23 Oregon 95.0 North Dakota 1.0 West Virginia 16.8 Indiana 3.7 Montana 19.6
24 Arkansas 93.5 Kansas 1.0 Colorado 16.6 Alabama 3.4 West Virginia 16.1
25 Mississippi 72.8 North Carolina 1.0 Virginia 16.1 Mississippi 3.1 Ohio 15.9
26 Missouri 71.8 Mississippi 1.0 Alaska 15.2 Missouri 3.0 Wisconsin 14.9
27 South Dakota 64.8 Massachusetts 0.9 Michigan 14.3 Ohio 2.8 Utah 7.2
28 Massachusetts 63.8 Arkansas 0.8 Nebraska 12.6 Illinois 2.7 Hawaii 5.5
29 Kentucky 58.4 Colorado 0.8 New Hampshire 12.3 Tennessee 2.4 Maryland 5.2
30 New Jersey 57.7 Wyoming 0.7 Vermont 11.5 Michigan 2.3 North Carolina 4.9
31 Oklahoma 49.8 South Carolina 0.6 Louisiana 10.7 Vermont 2.3 Arizona 4.8
32 Maryland 47.4 Wisconsin 0.6 Massachusetts 10.3 Louisiana 2.2 New Hampshire 3.7
33 Idaho 46.7 Maryland 0.6 Texas 10.3 Arkansas 2.1 Vermont 3.4
34 Kansas 46.6 New Mexico 0.5 Minnesota 9.6 Washington 1.5 Nevada 2.8
35 New Hampshire 45.0 New Jersey 0.5 Wyoming 8.9 Delaware 1.5 Massachusetts 2.0
36 Colorado 43.2 Delaware 0.4 Utah 8.4 Iowa 1.3 Rhode Island 1.4
37 Arizona 38.9 Missouri 0.4 Iowa 8.4 Wisconsin 1.3 Alaska 1.4
38 Connecticut 38.7 Arizona 0.3 Missouri 7.5 Rhode Island 1.2 Tennessee 0.4
39 North Dakota 32.9 Montana 0.3 Connecticut 5.1 New Hampshire 1.1 New Jersey 0.2
40 Vermont 27.0 Georgia 0.3 Ohio 2.2 Maine 0.8 Connecticut 0.1
41 New Mexico 23.1 Tennessee 0.2 Florida 2.1 Kentucky 0.7 Delaware (s)
42 Montana 22.8 Alaska 0.2 Indiana 2.0 Oklahoma 0.7 Alabama 0.0
43 West Virginia 20.6 Alabama 0.1 New Mexico 1.4 District of Columbia 0.7 Arkansas 0.0
44 Utah 16.9 Maine 0.1 Illinois 1.3 Montana 0.5 District of Columbia 0.0
45 Nevada 15.7 Rhode Island 0.1 Hawaii 0.9 Nebraska 0.4 Florida 0.0
46 Hawaii 10.7 West Virginia (s) New Jersey 0.3 Kansas 0.3 Georgia 0.0
47 Wyoming 8.4 New Hampshire (s) Kansas 0.2 West Virginia 0.1 Kentucky 0.0
48 Alaska 8.2 Vermont (s) Rhode Island (s) Wyoming 0.1 Louisiana 0.0
49 Rhode Island 7.3 Oklahoma (s) Delaware 0.0 South Dakota (s) Mississippi 0.0
50 Delaware 6.1 District of Columbia (s) District of Columbia 0.0 Alaska (s) South Carolina 0.0
51 District of Columbia 2.0 Connecticut (s) Mississippi 0.0 North Dakota (s) Virginia 0.0
United States 5,011.7 United States 208.9 United States 2,663.1 United States 915.5 United States 2,482.4
aIncludes wood and biomass waste, biodiesel and fuel ethanol, and losses and co-products from biofuel production.
bConventional hydroelectric power.
cSolar thermal and photovoltaic energy.
Where shown, (s) = Value less than 0.05 trillion Btu.
Web Page: All data are available at https://www.eia.gov/state/seds/seds-data-complete.php.
Sources: Data sources, estimation procedures, and assumptions are described in the Technical Notes.