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Idaho is a state in the United States of America.

Energy Production by Technology in Idaho

Fuel Source Value Units
Solar Power 0 MWh
Wind Power 227,028 MWh
Geothermal Power 107,079 MWh
Biomass Power 477,948 MWh
Total Energy Production from Non-Hydro Renewables 812,055 MWh
Hydro Power 9,506,510 MWh
HPS Power 0 MWh
Total Energy Production from Renewables 10,318,565 MWh
Coal Power 72,994 MWh
Gas Power 1,549,875 MWh
Petroleum Power 124 MWh
Nuclear Power 0 MWh
Other 0 MWh
Total Energy Production 11,941,557 MWh
Percent of Total Power from Non-Hydro Renewables 6.8  %
Percent of Total Power from Renewables 86.41  %
Source: 2009 EIA Data (Download)


Renewable Energy Technical Potential in Idaho

Technology Generation Estimate Nameplate Capacity Area, Mass or Count
Urban Utility-scale PV 23,194 GWh23,194,000,000 kWh
23,194,000,000,000 Wh
23,194,000 MWh
8.34984e+16 J
12 GW12,000 MW
12,000,000 kW
12,000,000,000 W
12,000,000,000,000 mW
0.012 TW
251 km2251,000,000 m²
96.886 mi²
2,701,738,900 ft²
300,196,000 yd²
62,023.355 acres
Rural Utility-scale PV 3,936,847 GWh3,936,847,000,000 kWh
3.936847e+15 Wh
3,936,847,000 MWh
1.417265e+19 J
2,045 GW2,045,000 MW
2,045,000,000 kW
2,045,000,000,000 W
2.045e+15 mW
2.045 TW
42,612 km242,612,000,000 m²
16,448.232 mi²
458,671,306,800 ft²
50,963,952,000 yd²
10,529,638.26 acres
Rooftop PV 4,051 GWh4,051,000,000 kWh
4,051,000,000,000 Wh
4,051,000 MWh
1.45836e+16 J
3 GW3,000 MW
3,000,000 kW
3,000,000,000 W
3,000,000,000,000 mW
0.003 TW
N/A
CSP 3,502,877 GWh3,502,877,000,000 kWh
3.502877e+15 Wh
3,502,877,000 MWh
1.261036e+19 J
1,267 GW1,267,000 MW
1,267,000,000 kW
1,267,000,000,000 W
1.267e+15 mW
1.267 TW
38,523 km238,523,000,000 m²
14,869.878 mi²
414,657,719,700 ft²
46,073,508,000 yd²
9,519,225.915 acres
Onshore Wind 44,319 GWh44,319,000,000 kWh
44,319,000,000,000 Wh
44,319,000 MWh
1.595484e+17 J
18 GW18,000 MW
18,000,000 kW
18,000,000,000 W
18,000,000,000,000 mW
0.018 TW
3,615 km23,615,000,000 m²
1,395.39 mi²
38,911,498,500 ft²
4,323,540,000 yd²
893,284.575 acres
Offshore Wind N/A N/A N/A
Biopower-Solid 5,775 GWh5,775,000,000 kWh
5,775,000,000,000 Wh
5,775,000 MWh
2.079e+16 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
5,250,560 BDT5,250,560,000 kg
5,250,560,000,000 g
5,250,560 tonnes
11,577,484,800 lbs
826,963,200 stones
Biopower-Gaseous 182 GWh182,000,000 kWh
182,000,000,000 Wh
182,000 MWh
655,200,000,000,000 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
38,830 Tonnes38,830,000 kg
38,830,000,000 g
85,620,150 lbs
6,115,725 stones
1,369,534,100 ounces
Geothermal Hydrothermal 17,205 GWh17,205,000,000 kWh
17,205,000,000,000 Wh
17,205,000 MWh
6.1938e+16 J
2 GW2,000 MW
2,000,000 kW
2,000,000,000 W
2,000,000,000,000 mW
0.002 TW
N/A
EGS Geothermal 993,257 GWh993,257,000,000 kWh
993,257,000,000,000 Wh
993,257,000 MWh
3.575725e+18 J
125 GW125,000 MW
125,000,000 kW
125,000,000,000 W
125,000,000,000,000 mW
0.125 TW
N/A
Hydropower 18,757 GWh18,757,000,000 kWh
18,757,000,000,000 Wh
18,757,000 MWh
6.75252e+16 J
4 GW4,000 MW
4,000,000 kW
4,000,000,000 W
4,000,000,000,000 mW
0.004 TW
6,706 Sites
See Nationwide Statistics Source: 2012 National Renewable Energy Laboratory Data (Download)


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Weather Related to Energy

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30 Energy Incentives (Active)
32 Utility Companies
75 Energy Organizations
2 Smart Grid Projects






To date, Idaho has received $28,572,000 from the Department of Energy's State Energy Program.[1]


References

  1. 2009 Recovery Act and the State Energy Program