Maine: Energy Resources

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Name Maine
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Maine is a state in the United States of America.

Energy Production by Technology in Maine

Fuel Source Value Units
Solar Power 0 MWh
Wind Power 260,121 MWh
Geothermal Power 0 MWh
Biomass Power 3,637,795 MWh
Total Energy Production from Non-Hydro Renewables 3,897,916 MWh
Hydro Power 4,588,721 MWh
HPS Power 0 MWh
Total Energy Production from Renewables 8,486,637 MWh
Coal Power 72,386 MWh
Gas Power 7,481,945 MWh
Petroleum Power 480,670 MWh
Nuclear Power 0 MWh
Other 352,154 MWh
Total Energy Production 16,873,792 MWh
Percent of Total Power from Non-Hydro Renewables 23.1  %
Percent of Total Power from Renewables 50.29  %
Source: 2009 EIA Data (Download)


Renewable Energy Technical Potential in Maine

Technology Generation Estimate Nameplate Capacity Area, Mass or Count
Urban Utility-scale PV 3,216 GWh3,216,000,000 kWh
3,216,000,000,000 Wh
3,216,000 MWh
1.15776e+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
40 km240,000,000 m²
15.44 mi²
430,556,000 ft²
47,840,000 yd²
9,884.2 acres
Rural Utility-scale PV 1,100,327 GWh1,100,327,000,000 kWh
1.100327e+15 Wh
1,100,327,000 MWh
3.961177e+18 J
658 GW658,000 MW
658,000,000 kW
658,000,000,000 W
658,000,000,000,000 mW
0.658 TW
13,722 km213,722,000,000 m²
5,296.692 mi²
147,702,235,800 ft²
16,411,512,000 yd²
3,390,774.81 acres
Rooftop PV 2,443 GWh2,443,000,000 kWh
2,443,000,000,000 Wh
2,443,000 MWh
8.7948e+15 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
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 28,742 GWh28,742,000,000 kWh
28,742,000,000,000 Wh
28,742,000 MWh
1.034712e+17 J
11 GW11,000 MW
11,000,000 kW
11,000,000,000 W
11,000,000,000,000 mW
0.011 TW
2,250 km22,250,000,000 m²
868.5 mi²
24,218,775,000 ft²
2,691,000,000 yd²
555,986.25 acres
Offshore Wind 631,960 GWh631,960,000,000 kWh
631,960,000,000,000 Wh
631,960,000 MWh
2.275056e+18 J
147 GW147,000 MW
147,000,000 kW
147,000,000,000 W
147,000,000,000,000 mW
0.147 TW
29,483 km229,483,000,000 m²
11,380.438 mi²
317,352,063,700 ft²
35,261,668,000 yd²
7,285,396.715 acres
Biopower-Solid 4,273 GWh4,273,000,000 kWh
4,273,000,000,000 Wh
4,273,000 MWh
1.53828e+16 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
3,884,583 BDT3,884,583,000 kg
3,884,583,000,000 g
3,884,583 tonnes
8,565,505,515 lbs
611,821,822.5 stones
Biopower-Gaseous 124 GWh124,000,000 kWh
124,000,000,000 Wh
124,000 MWh
446,400,000,000,000 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
26,542 Tonnes26,542,000 kg
26,542,000,000 g
58,525,110 lbs
4,180,365 stones
936,136,340 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 377,075 GWh377,075,000,000 kWh
377,075,000,000,000 Wh
377,075,000 MWh
1.35747e+18 J
47 GW47,000 MW
47,000,000 kW
47,000,000,000 W
47,000,000,000,000 mW
0.047 TW
N/A
Hydropower 3,916 GWh3,916,000,000 kWh
3,916,000,000,000 Wh
3,916,000 MWh
1.40976e+16 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
1,373 Sites
See Nationwide Statistics Source: 2012 National Renewable Energy Laboratory Data (Download)


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To date, Maine has received $27,305,000 from the Department of Energy's State Energy Program.[1]


References

  1. 2009 Recovery Act and the State Energy Program