Louisiana: Energy Resources

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Louisiana is a state in the United States of America.

Energy Production by Technology in Louisiana

Fuel Source Value Units
Solar Power 0 MWh
Wind Power 0 MWh
Geothermal Power 0 MWh
Biomass Power 2,493,390 MWh
Total Energy Production from Non-Hydro Renewables 2,493,390 MWh
Hydro Power 1,236,351 MWh
HPS Power 0 MWh
Total Energy Production from Renewables 3,729,741 MWh
Coal Power 23,075,071 MWh
Gas Power 45,313,617 MWh
Petroleum Power 1,815,819 MWh
Nuclear Power 16,782,077 MWh
Other 390,454 MWh
Total Energy Production 91,106,779 MWh
Percent of Total Power from Non-Hydro Renewables 2.74  %
Percent of Total Power from Renewables 4.09  %
Source: 2009 EIA Data (Download)


Renewable Energy Technical Potential in Louisiana

Technology Generation Estimate Nameplate Capacity Area, Mass or Count
Urban Utility-scale PV 55,669 GWh55,669,000,000 kWh
55,669,000,000,000 Wh
55,669,000 MWh
2.004084e+17 J
32 GW32,000 MW
32,000,000 kW
32,000,000,000 W
32,000,000,000,000 mW
0.032 TW
674 km2674,000,000 m²
260.164 mi²
7,254,868,600 ft²
806,104,000 yd²
166,548.77 acres
Rural Utility-scale PV 4,114,605 GWh4,114,605,000,000 kWh
4.114605e+15 Wh
4,114,605,000 MWh
1.481258e+19 J
2,394 GW2,394,000 MW
2,394,000,000 kW
2,394,000,000,000 W
2.394e+15 mW
2.394 TW
49,876 km249,876,000,000 m²
19,252.136 mi²
536,860,276,400 ft²
59,651,696,000 yd²
12,324,608.98 acres
Rooftop PV 14,368 GWh14,368,000,000 kWh
14,368,000,000,000 Wh
14,368,000 MWh
5.17248e+16 J
11 GW11,000 MW
11,000,000 kW
11,000,000,000 W
11,000,000,000,000 mW
0.011 TW
N/A
CSP 0 GWh0 kWh
0 Wh
0 MWh
0 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
0 km20 m²
0 mi²
0 ft²
0 yd²
0 acres
Onshore Wind 934 GWh934,000,000 kWh
934,000,000,000 Wh
934,000 MWh
3.3624e+15 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
81 km281,000,000 m²
31.266 mi²
871,875,900 ft²
96,876,000 yd²
20,015.505 acres
Offshore Wind 1,200,698 GWh1,200,698,000,000 kWh
1.200698e+15 Wh
1,200,698,000 MWh
4.322513e+18 J
340 GW340,000 MW
340,000,000 kW
340,000,000,000 W
340,000,000,000,000 mW
0.34 TW
68,122 km268,122,000,000 m²
26,295.092 mi²
733,258,395,800 ft²
81,473,912,000 yd²
16,833,286.81 acres
Biopower-Solid 14,016 GWh14,016,000,000 kWh
14,016,000,000,000 Wh
14,016,000 MWh
5.04576e+16 J
1 GW1,000 MW
1,000,000 kW
1,000,000,000 W
1,000,000,000,000 mW
1.0e-3 TW
12,741,856 BDT12,741,856,000 kg
12,741,856,000,000 g
12,741,856 tonnes
28,095,792,480 lbs
2,006,842,320 stones
Biopower-Gaseous 857 GWh857,000,000 kWh
857,000,000,000 Wh
857,000 MWh
3.0852e+15 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
182,404 Tonnes182,404,000 kg
182,404,000,000 g
402,200,820 lbs
28,728,630 stones
6,433,389,080 ounces
Geothermal Hydrothermal 0 GWh0 kWh
0 Wh
0 MWh
0 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
N/A
EGS Geothermal 484,271 GWh484,271,000,000 kWh
484,271,000,000,000 Wh
484,271,000 MWh
1.743376e+18 J
61 GW61,000 MW
61,000,000 kW
61,000,000,000 W
61,000,000,000,000 mW
0.061 TW
N/A
Hydropower 2,423 GWh2,423,000,000 kWh
2,423,000,000,000 Wh
2,423,000 MWh
8.7228e+15 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
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See Nationwide Statistics Source: 2012 National Renewable Energy Laboratory Data (Download)


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To date, Louisiana has received $71,694,000 from the Department of Energy's State Energy Program.[1]


References

  1. 2009 Recovery Act and the State Energy Program