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Massachusetts is a state in the United States of America.

Energy Production by Technology in Massachusetts

Fuel Source Value Units
Solar Power 67 MWh
Wind Power 3,798 MWh
Geothermal Power 0 MWh
Biomass Power 1,259,419 MWh
Total Energy Production from Non-Hydro Renewables 1,263,284 MWh
Hydro Power 1,276,194 MWh
HPS Power 533,636 MWh
Total Energy Production from Renewables 2,539,478 MWh
Coal Power 9,896,296 MWh
Gas Power 21,242,542 MWh
Petroleum Power 864,489 MWh
Nuclear Power 5,396,021 MWh
Other 770,712 MWh
Total Energy Production 40,175,901 MWh
Percent of Total Power from Non-Hydro Renewables 3.14  %
Percent of Total Power from Renewables 6.32  %
Source: 2009 EIA Data (Download)


Renewable Energy Technical Potential in Massachusetts

Technology Generation Estimate Nameplate Capacity Area, Mass or Count
Urban Utility-scale PV 17,469 GWh17,469,000,000 kWh
17,469,000,000,000 Wh
17,469,000 MWh
6.28884e+16 J
10 GW10,000 MW
10,000,000 kW
10,000,000,000 W
10,000,000,000,000 mW
0.01 TW
228 km2228,000,000 m²
88.008 mi²
2,454,169,200 ft²
272,688,000 yd²
56,339.94 acres
Rural Utility-scale PV 82,204 GWh82,204,000,000 kWh
82,204,000,000,000 Wh
82,204,000 MWh
2.959344e+17 J
51 GW51,000 MW
51,000,000 kW
51,000,000,000 W
51,000,000,000,000 mW
0.051 TW
1,074 km21,074,000,000 m²
414.564 mi²
11,560,428,600 ft²
1,284,504,000 yd²
265,390.77 acres
Rooftop PV 11,722 GWh11,722,000,000 kWh
11,722,000,000,000 Wh
11,722,000 MWh
4.21992e+16 J
10 GW10,000 MW
10,000,000 kW
10,000,000,000 W
10,000,000,000,000 mW
0.01 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 2,827 GWh2,827,000,000 kWh
2,827,000,000,000 Wh
2,827,000 MWh
1.01772e+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
205 km2205,000,000 m²
79.13 mi²
2,206,599,500 ft²
245,180,000 yd²
50,656.525 acres
Offshore Wind 799,344 GWh799,344,000,000 kWh
799,344,000,000,000 Wh
799,344,000 MWh
2.877638e+18 J
184 GW184,000 MW
184,000,000 kW
184,000,000,000 W
184,000,000,000,000 mW
0.184 TW
36,815 km236,815,000,000 m²
14,210.59 mi²
396,272,978,500 ft²
44,030,740,000 yd²
9,097,170.575 acres
Biopower-Solid 1,045 GWh1,045,000,000 kWh
1,045,000,000,000 Wh
1,045,000 MWh
3.762e+15 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
950,308 BDT950,308,000 kg
950,308,000,000 g
950,308 tonnes
2,095,429,140 lbs
149,673,510 stones
Biopower-Gaseous 1,103 GWh1,103,000,000 kWh
1,103,000,000,000 Wh
1,103,000 MWh
3.9708e+15 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
234,811 Tonnes234,811,000 kg
234,811,000,000 g
517,758,255 lbs
36,982,732.5 stones
8,281,783,970 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 92,227 GWh92,227,000,000 kWh
92,227,000,000,000 Wh
92,227,000 MWh
3.320172e+17 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
Hydropower 1,196 GWh1,196,000,000 kWh
1,196,000,000,000 Wh
1,196,000 MWh
4.3056e+15 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
560 Sites
See Nationwide Statistics Source: 2012 National Renewable Energy Laboratory Data (Download)


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67 Energy Incentives (Active)
76 Utility Companies
404 Energy Organizations
10 Smart Grid Projects






To date, Massachusetts has received $54,911,000 from the Department of Energy's State Energy Program.[1]


References

  1. 2009 Recovery Act and the State Energy Program