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Table CT7. Transportation Sector Energy Consumption Estimates, 1960-2020, Montana

Table CT7. Transportation Sector Energy Consumption Estimates, 1960-2020, Montana






Year



Coal


Natural
Gas a
Petroleum
Electricity
Retail
Sales





Net
Energy f,g



Electrical
System
Energy
Losses h






Total f,g
Aviation
Gasoline
Distillate
Fuel Oil b

HGL c
Jet
Fuel d

Lubricants
Motor
Gasoline e
Residual
Fuel Oil

Total
Thousand
Short Tons
Billion
Cubic Feet

Thousand Barrels
Million
Kilowatthours
1960 1 (s) 1,006 2,839 29 265 137 5,972 377 10,624 0 – – – – – –
1961 (s) 1 1,427 2,721 31 280 134 5,910 617 11,119 0 – – – – – –
1962 (s) 1 473 2,675 35 311 141 6,747 471 10,852 0 – – – – – –
1963 (s) 1 499 2,520 34 340 141 6,544 410 10,488 0 – – – – – –
1964 (s) 1 340 2,705 26 360 148 6,501 307 10,387 0 – – – – – –
1965 (s) (s) 312 2,676 13 384 148 6,678 325 10,536 0 – – – – – –
1966 (s) (s) 198 2,961 21 441 153 7,148 396 11,319 0 – – – – – –
1967 (s) 1 131 1,941 60 574 135 7,178 342 10,360 0 – – – – – –
1968 (s) 1 65 2,356 73 697 148 7,708 243 11,292 0 – – – – – –
1969 (s) 1 38 2,649 68 806 151 8,155 238 12,106 0 – – – – – –
1970 (s) 1 43 3,020 36 649 154 8,407 119 12,428 0 – – – – – –
1971 (s) 1 42 3,116 56 767 145 8,797 87 13,010 0 – – – – – –
1972 (s) 1 94 3,408 78 762 155 9,267 63 13,827 0 – – – – – –
1973 (s) 2 110 3,834 65 757 159 10,179 44 15,149 0 – – – – – –
1974 (s) 2 105 4,266 53 780 152 9,922 122 15,400 0 – – – – – –
1975 (s) 2 79 3,835 50 818 162 9,682 160 14,786 0 – – – – – –
1976 (s) 1 94 4,101 50 753 180 10,668 141 15,987 0 – – – – – –
1977 (s) 1 92 4,049 37 772 196 10,240 136 15,522 0 – – – – – –
1978 0 2 87 4,451 46 699 211 12,064 134 17,692 0 – – – – – –
1979 0 2 122 4,791 18 907 220 10,320 24 16,403 0 – – – – – –
1980 0 3 159 4,759 45 920 196 9,705 0 15,786 0 – – – – – –
1981 0 2 177 3,834 52 800 188 10,024 0 15,075 0 – – – – – –
1982 0 2 92 3,866 29 625 172 9,671 0 14,454 0 – – – – – –
1983 0 2 102 4,106 54 652 180 9,940 3 15,036 0 – – – – – –
1984 0 2 77 4,082 69 642 192 9,831 2 14,894 0 – – – – – –
1985 0 2 91 4,132 51 678 179 9,439 (s) 14,569 0 – – – – – –
1986 0 2 105 3,930 55 867 175 9,445 0 14,576 0 – – – – – –
1987 0 2 82 4,080 39 718 197 9,604 0 14,720 0 – – – – – –
1988 0 2 107 4,149 48 809 190 9,789 0 15,093 0 – – – – – –
1989 0 2 95 4,115 53 750 195 9,602 0 14,811 0 – – – – – –
1990 0 2 111 3,993 67 708 201 9,630 0 14,709 0 – – – – – –
1991 0 2 108 3,856 48 615 180 9,687 0 14,493 0 – – – – – –
1992 0 3 75 4,339 35 864 183 10,100 0 15,597 0 – – – – – –
1993 0 4 64 4,457 43 901 187 10,421 0 16,072 0 – – – – – –
1994 0 4 75 5,100 58 855 195 10,479 0 16,762 0 – – – – – –
1995 0 4 78 5,390 28 1,052 192 10,669 0 17,409 0 – – – – – –
1996 0 3 99 4,886 16 999 186 11,070 0 17,256 0 – – – – – –
1997 0 3 71 5,718 8 793 197 10,782 0 17,569 0 – – – – – –
1998 0 4 102 5,350 62 798 206 11,145 0 17,664 0 – – – – – –
1999 0 6 121 5,536 12 836 208 11,334 0 18,047 0 – – – – – –
2000 0 8 134 5,812 11 747 205 11,139 0 18,047 0 – – – – – –
2001 0 8 109 6,200 20 756 188 11,079 0 18,353 0 – – – – – –
2002 0 8 115 6,018 11 768 185 11,290 0 18,388 0 – – – – – –
2003 0 8 101 5,050 13 832 171 11,246 0 17,413 0 – – – – – –
2004 0 8 42 6,237 26 1,008 174 11,295 0 18,782 0 – – – – – –
2005 0 8 47 7,597 22 1,112 173 11,117 0 20,069 0 – – – – – –
2006 0 8 87 8,122 18 1,045 168 11,251 30 20,722 0 – – – – – –
2007 0 8 69 9,013 12 1,026 174 11,563 0 21,858 0 – – – – – –
2008 0 7 90 8,055 35 832 161 11,250 0 20,424 0 – – – – – –
2009 0 5 75 7,454 10 792 145 11,471 0 19,946 0 – – – – – –
2010 0 7 47 7,475 6 [R ] 1,126 [R ] 129 11,596 0 20,380 [R ] 0 – – – – – –
2011 0 7 44 7,931 6 [R ] 1,104 [R ] 127 11,424 0 20,635 [R ] 0 – – – – – –
2012 0 7 41 7,247 5 [R ] 1,123 [R ] 115 11,598 0 20,128 [R ] 0 – – – – – –
2013 0 7 37 7,754 4 [R ] 857 [R ] 123 11,839 0 20,614 [R ] 0 – – – – – –
2014 0 4 55 7,209 2 [R ] 948 [R ] 122 11,981 0 20,317 [R ] 0 – – – – – –
2015 0 4 57 6,666 3 854 [R ] 129 12,276 0 19,985 [R ] 0 – – – – – –
2016 0 5 49 7,068 3 1,090 [R ] 124 12,488 0 20,823 [R ] 0 – – – – – –
2017 0 4 44 7,368 4 [R ] 1,302 [R ] 116 12,466 0 21,298 [R ] 0 – – – – – –
2018 0 4 49 7,507 7 [R ] 1,335 [R ] 109 12,279 0 21,288 [R ] 0 – – – – – –
2019 0 3 46 7,456 7 [R ] 1,176 [R ] 105 12,307 [R ] 0 21,097 [R ] 0 – – – – – –
2020 0 3 48 8,127 8 1,192 104 11,521 0 21,000 0 – – – – – –
Trillion Btu
1960 (s) 0.5 5.1 16.5 0.1 1.4 0.8 31.4 2.4 57.7 0.0 58.2 0.0 58.2
1961 (s) 1.4 7.2 15.9 0.1 1.5 0.8 31.0 3.9 60.4 0.0 61.8 0.0 61.8
1962 (s) 1.3 2.4 15.6 0.1 1.7 0.9 35.4 3.0 59.0 0.0 60.4 0.0 60.4
1963 (s) 1.2 2.5 14.7 0.1 1.8 0.9 34.4 2.6 57.0 0.0 58.2 0.0 58.2
1964 (s) 1.3 1.7 15.8 0.1 2.0 0.9 34.1 1.9 56.5 0.0 57.8 0.0 57.8
1965 (s) 0.4 1.6 15.6 0.1 2.1 0.9 35.1 2.0 57.3 0.0 57.8 0.0 57.8
1966 (s) 0.4 1.0 17.2 0.1 2.4 0.9 37.6 2.5 61.7 0.0 62.1 0.0 62.1
1967 (s) 0.8 0.7 11.3 0.2 3.2 0.8 37.7 2.1 56.0 0.0 56.8 0.0 56.8
1968 (s) 0.6 0.3 13.7 0.3 3.9 0.9 40.5 1.5 61.1 0.0 61.7 0.0 61.7
1969 (s) 0.6 0.2 15.4 0.3 4.5 0.9 42.8 1.5 65.6 0.0 66.2 0.0 66.2
1970 (s) 0.7 0.2 17.6 0.1 3.6 0.9 44.2 0.7 67.4 0.0 68.1 0.0 68.1
1971 (s) 0.8 0.2 18.2 0.2 4.3 0.9 46.2 0.5 70.5 0.0 71.3 0.0 71.3
1972 (s) 1.1 0.5 19.9 0.3 4.3 0.9 48.7 0.4 74.9 0.0 76.0 0.0 76.0
1973 (s) 1.7 0.6 22.3 0.2 4.2 1.0 53.5 0.3 82.1 0.0 83.8 0.0 83.8
1974 (s) 1.8 0.5 24.8 0.2 4.4 0.9 52.1 0.8 83.8 0.0 85.5 0.0 85.5
1975 (s) 1.8 0.4 22.3 0.2 4.6 1.0 50.9 1.0 80.4 0.0 82.2 0.0 82.2
1976 (s) 1.5 0.5 23.9 0.2 4.2 1.1 56.0 0.9 86.8 0.0 88.3 0.0 88.3
1977 (s) 1.5 0.5 23.6 0.1 4.3 1.2 53.8 0.9 84.3 0.0 85.8 0.0 85.8
1978 0.0 1.5 0.4 25.9 0.2 3.9 1.3 63.4 0.8 95.9 0.0 97.5 0.0 97.5
1979 0.0 2.3 0.6 27.9 0.1 5.1 1.3 54.2 0.1 89.4 0.0 91.7 0.0 91.7
1980 0.0 2.9 0.8 27.7 0.2 5.2 1.2 51.0 0.0 86.0 0.0 88.9 0.0 88.9
1981 0.0 2.1 0.9 22.3 0.2 4.5 1.1 52.7 0.0 81.7 0.0 83.8 0.0 83.8
1982 0.0 2.3 0.5 22.5 0.1 3.5 1.0 50.8 0.0 78.4 0.0 80.8 0.0 80.8
1983 0.0 1.7 0.5 23.9 0.2 3.7 1.1 52.2 (s) 81.6 0.0 83.4 0.0 83.4
1984 0.0 1.9 0.4 23.8 0.3 3.6 1.2 51.6 (s) 80.8 0.0 82.8 0.0 82.8
1985 0.0 2.2 0.5 24.1 0.2 3.8 1.1 49.6 (s) 79.2 0.0 81.5 0.0 81.5
1986 0.0 2.1 0.5 22.9 0.2 4.8 1.1 49.6 0.0 79.1 0.0 81.2 0.0 81.2
1987 0.0 2.0 0.4 23.8 0.1 4.0 1.2 50.4 0.0 80.0 0.0 82.1 0.0 82.1
1988 0.0 2.3 0.5 24.2 0.2 4.5 1.2 51.4 0.0 82.0 0.0 84.3 0.0 84.3
1989 0.0 2.5 0.5 24.0 0.2 4.2 1.2 50.4 0.0 80.5 0.0 82.9 0.0 82.9
1990 0.0 2.1 0.6 23.3 0.3 4.0 1.2 50.6 0.0 79.8 0.0 82.0 0.0 82.0
1991 0.0 2.4 0.5 22.5 0.2 3.5 1.1 50.9 0.0 78.6 0.0 81.1 0.0 81.1
1992 0.0 3.1 0.4 25.3 0.1 4.8 1.1 53.1 0.0 84.8 0.0 87.9 0.0 87.9
1993 0.0 3.8 0.3 26.0 0.2 5.0 1.1 54.4 0.0 87.0 0.0 90.8 0.0 90.8
1994 0.0 3.6 0.4 29.7 0.2 4.8 1.2 54.6 0.0 90.9 0.0 94.5 0.0 94.5
1995 0.0 4.1 0.4 31.4 0.1 5.9 1.2 55.5 0.0 94.4 0.0 98.5 0.0 98.5
1996 0.0 3.5 0.5 28.4 0.1 5.7 1.1 57.7 0.0 93.5 0.0 97.0 0.0 97.0
1997 0.0 3.6 0.4 33.3 (s) 4.5 1.2 56.1 0.0 95.5 0.0 99.1 0.0 99.1
1998 0.0 3.9 0.5 31.1 0.2 4.5 1.2 58.0 0.0 95.6 0.0 99.5 0.0 99.5
1999 0.0 6.2 0.6 32.2 (s) 4.7 1.3 59.0 0.0 97.8 0.0 104.0 0.0 104.0
2000 0.0 7.9 0.7 33.8 (s) 4.2 1.2 57.9 0.0 97.9 0.0 105.8 0.0 105.8
2001 0.0 7.7 0.5 36.1 0.1 4.3 1.1 57.6 0.0 99.8 0.0 107.5 0.0 107.5
2002 0.0 7.9 0.6 35.0 (s) 4.4 1.1 58.7 0.0 99.8 0.0 107.8 0.0 107.8
2003 0.0 8.6 0.5 29.4 (s) 4.7 1.0 58.4 0.0 94.1 0.0 102.8 0.0 102.8
2004 0.0 8.5 0.2 36.3 0.1 5.7 1.1 58.7 0.0 102.1 0.0 110.6 0.0 110.6
2005 0.0 8.3 0.2 44.2 0.1 6.3 1.0 57.7 0.0 109.6 0.0 117.9 0.0 117.9
2006 0.0 7.7 0.4 47.1 0.1 5.9 1.0 58.3 0.2 113.1 0.0 120.9 0.0 120.9
2007 0.0 7.9 0.4 52.1 (s) 5.8 1.1 59.5 0.0 118.9 0.0 126.8 0.0 126.8
2008 0.0 7.4 0.5 46.6 0.1 4.7 1.0 57.4 0.0 110.3 0.0 117.8 0.0 117.8
2009 0.0 5.1 0.4 43.1 (s) 4.5 0.9 58.4 0.0 107.2 0.0 112.3 0.0 112.3
2010 0.0 7.5 0.2 43.2 (s) 6.4 [R ] 0.8 58.8 0.0 109.4 [R ] 0.0 116.9 [R ] 0.0 116.9 [R ]
2011 0.0 7.0 0.2 45.8 (s) 6.3 [R ] 0.8 57.8 0.0 110.9 [R ] 0.0 117.9 [R ] 0.0 117.9 [R ]
2012 0.0 7.2 0.2 41.8 (s) 6.4 0.7 58.7 0.0 107.8 0.0 114.9 0.0 114.9
2013 0.0 7.0 0.2 44.7 (s) 4.9 [R ] 0.7 59.9 0.0 110.4 [R ] 0.0 117.4 [R ] 0.0 117.4 [R ]
2014 0.0 4.2 0.3 41.5 (s) 5.4 [R ] 0.7 60.6 0.0 108.6 [R ] 0.0 112.8 [R ] 0.0 112.8 [R ]
2015 0.0 4.6 0.3 38.4 (s) 4.8 [R ] 0.8 62.1 0.0 106.4 [R ] 0.0 111.1 0.0 111.1
2016 0.0 4.8 0.2 40.7 (s) 6.2 [R ] 0.8 63.1 0.0 111.0 [R ] 0.0 115.8 [R ] 0.0 115.8 [R ]
2017 0.0 3.9 0.2 42.4 (s) 7.4 [R ] 0.7 63.0 0.0 113.7 [R ] 0.0 117.7 [R ] 0.0 117.7 [R ]
2018 0.0 4.5 0.2 43.2 (s) 7.6 [R ] 0.7 62.1 0.0 113.8 [R ] 0.0 118.3 [R ] 0.0 118.3 [R ]
2019 0.0 3.6 [R ] 0.2 42.9 (s) 6.7 [R ] 0.6 62.2 0.0 112.7 [R ] 0.0 116.2 [R ] 0.0 116.2 [R ]
2020 0.0 3.5 0.2 46.8 (s) 6.8 0.6 58.2 0.0 112.6 0.0 116.2 0.0 116.2
aTransportation use of natural gas to operate pipelines and, since 1990, also includes vehicle fuel. hIncurred in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity plus plant use and unaccounted for
electrical system energy losses. Pre-1990 estimates are not comparable to those for later years. See Section 6 of
Technical Notes for an explanation of changes in methodology.
bBeginning in 2009, includes biodiesel blended into distillate fuel oil. – – = Not applicable.
cHydrocarbon gas liquids, assumed to be propane only. Where shown, R = Revised data and (s) = Physical unit value less than 0.5 or Btu value less than 0.05.
dThrough 2004, includes kerosene-type and naphtha-type jet fuel. Beginning in 2005, includes kerosene-type
jet fuel only; naphtha-type jet fuel is included in "Industrial sector, Other Petroleum."
Notes: Totals may not equal sum of components due to independent rounding. · The continuity of these data
series estimates may be affected by the changing data sources and estimation methodologies. See the Technical
Notes for each type of energy.
eBeginning in 1993, includes fuel ethanol blended into motor gasoline. Web Page: All data are available at https://www.eia.gov/state/seds/seds-data-complete.php.
fThere is a discontinuity in this time series between 1980 and 1981 due to the expanded coverage of fuel
ethanol beginning in 1981.
Sources: Data sources, estimation procedures, and assumptions are described in the Technical Notes.
gFor 1981 through 1992, includes fuel ethanol blended into motor gasoline that is not included in the motor
gasoline column.