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Minnesota is a state in the United States of America.

Energy Production by Technology in Minnesota

Fuel Source Value Units
Solar Power 0 MWh
Wind Power 4,956,987 MWh
Geothermal Power 0 MWh
Biomass Power 1,543,617 MWh
Total Energy Production from Non-Hydro Renewables 6,500,604 MWh
Hydro Power 695,633 MWh
HPS Power 0 MWh
Total Energy Production from Renewables 7,196,236 MWh
Coal Power 30,091,455 MWh
Gas Power 2,559,675 MWh
Petroleum Power 60,295 MWh
Nuclear Power 12,393,425 MWh
Other 340,463 MWh
Total Energy Production 52,641,549 MWh
Percent of Total Power from Non-Hydro Renewables 12.35  %
Percent of Total Power from Renewables 13.67  %
Source: 2009 EIA Data (Download)


Renewable Energy Technical Potential in Minnesota

Technology Generation Estimate Nameplate Capacity Area, Mass or Count
Urban Utility-scale PV 33,370 GWh33,370,000,000 kWh
33,370,000,000,000 Wh
33,370,000 MWh
1.20132e+17 J
20 GW20,000 MW
20,000,000 kW
20,000,000,000 W
20,000,000,000,000 mW
0.02 TW
419 km2419,000,000 m²
161.734 mi²
4,510,074,100 ft²
501,124,000 yd²
103,536.995 acres
Rural Utility-scale PV 10,792,814 GWh10,792,814,000,000 kWh
1.079281e+16 Wh
10,792,814,000 MWh
3.885413e+19 J
6,510 GW6,510,000 MW
6,510,000,000 kW
6,510,000,000,000 W
6.51e+15 mW
6.51 TW
135,627 km2135,627,000,000 m²
52,352.022 mi²
1,459,875,465,300 ft²
162,209,892,000 yd²
33,514,109.835 acres
Rooftop PV 14,321 GWh14,321,000,000 kWh
14,321,000,000,000 Wh
14,321,000 MWh
5.15556e+16 J
12 GW12,000 MW
12,000,000 kW
12,000,000,000 W
12,000,000,000,000 mW
0.012 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 1,428,524 GWh1,428,524,000,000 kWh
1.428524e+15 Wh
1,428,524,000 MWh
5.142686e+18 J
489 GW489,000 MW
489,000,000 kW
489,000,000,000 W
489,000,000,000,000 mW
0.489 TW
97,854 km297,854,000,000 m²
37,771.644 mi²
1,053,290,670,600 ft²
117,033,384,000 yd²
24,180,212.67 acres
Offshore Wind 100,454 GWh100,454,000,000 kWh
100,454,000,000,000 Wh
100,454,000 MWh
3.616344e+17 J
29 GW29,000 MW
29,000,000 kW
29,000,000,000 W
29,000,000,000,000 mW
0.029 TW
5,842 km25,842,000,000 m²
2,255.012 mi²
62,882,703,800 ft²
6,987,032,000 yd²
1,443,587.41 acres
Biopower-Solid 20,361 GWh20,361,000,000 kWh
20,361,000,000,000 Wh
20,361,000 MWh
7.32996e+16 J
2 GW2,000 MW
2,000,000 kW
2,000,000,000 W
2,000,000,000,000 mW
0.002 TW
18,510,689 BDT18,510,689,000 kg
18,510,689,000,000 g
18,510,689 tonnes
40,816,069,245 lbs
2,915,433,517.5 stones
Biopower-Gaseous 1,029 GWh1,029,000,000 kWh
1,029,000,000,000 Wh
1,029,000 MWh
3.7044e+15 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
219,074 Tonnes219,074,000 kg
219,074,000,000 g
483,058,170 lbs
34,504,155 stones
7,726,739,980 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 369,784 GWh369,784,000,000 kWh
369,784,000,000,000 Wh
369,784,000 MWh
1.331222e+18 J
46 GW46,000 MW
46,000,000 kW
46,000,000,000 W
46,000,000,000,000 mW
0.046 TW
N/A
Hydropower 1,254 GWh1,254,000,000 kWh
1,254,000,000,000 Wh
1,254,000 MWh
4.5144e+15 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
1,391 Sites
See Nationwide Statistics Source: 2012 National Renewable Energy Laboratory Data (Download)


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130 Energy Incentives (Active)
186 Utility Companies
296 Energy Organizations
1 Smart Grid Projects






To date, Minnesota has received $54,172,000 from the Department of Energy's State Energy Program.[1]


References

  1. 2009 Recovery Act and the State Energy Program