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Pennsylvania is a state in the United States of America.

Energy Production by Technology in Pennsylvania

Fuel Source Value Units
Solar Power 0 MWh
Wind Power 921,137 MWh
Geothermal Power 0 MWh
Biomass Power 2,143,017 MWh
Total Energy Production from Non-Hydro Renewables 3,064,154 MWh
Hydro Power 2,820,836 MWh
HPS Power 560,345 MWh
Total Energy Production from Renewables 5,884,990 MWh
Coal Power 104,927,415 MWh
Gas Power 29,623,748 MWh
Petroleum Power 930,953 MWh
Nuclear Power 76,727,686 MWh
Other 842,542 MWh
Total Energy Production 218,376,989 MWh
Percent of Total Power from Non-Hydro Renewables 1.4  %
Percent of Total Power from Renewables 2.69  %
Source: 2009 EIA Data (Download)


Renewable Energy Technical Potential in Pennsylvania

Technology Generation Estimate Nameplate Capacity Area, Mass or Count
Urban Utility-scale PV 56,161 GWh56,161,000,000 kWh
56,161,000,000,000 Wh
56,161,000 MWh
2.021796e+17 J
36 GW36,000 MW
36,000,000 kW
36,000,000,000 W
36,000,000,000,000 mW
0.036 TW
754 km2754,000,000 m²
291.044 mi²
8,115,980,600 ft²
901,784,000 yd²
186,317.17 acres
Rural Utility-scale PV 553,356 GWh553,356,000,000 kWh
553,356,000,000,000 Wh
553,356,000 MWh
1.992082e+18 J
356 GW356,000 MW
356,000,000 kW
356,000,000,000 W
356,000,000,000,000 mW
0.356 TW
7,429 km27,429,000,000 m²
2,867.594 mi²
79,965,013,100 ft²
8,885,084,000 yd²
1,835,743.045 acres
Rooftop PV 22,215 GWh22,215,000,000 kWh
22,215,000,000,000 Wh
22,215,000 MWh
7.9974e+16 J
19 GW19,000 MW
19,000,000 kW
19,000,000,000 W
19,000,000,000,000 mW
0.019 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 8,230 GWh8,230,000,000 kWh
8,230,000,000,000 Wh
8,230,000 MWh
2.9628e+16 J
3 GW3,000 MW
3,000,000 kW
3,000,000,000 W
3,000,000,000,000 mW
0.003 TW
661 km2661,000,000 m²
255.146 mi²
7,114,937,900 ft²
790,556,000 yd²
163,336.405 acres
Offshore Wind 23,571 GWh23,571,000,000 kWh
23,571,000,000,000 Wh
23,571,000 MWh
8.48556e+16 J
5 GW5,000 MW
5,000,000 kW
5,000,000,000 W
5,000,000,000,000 mW
0.005 TW
1,134 km21,134,000,000 m²
437.724 mi²
12,206,262,600 ft²
1,356,264,000 yd²
280,217.07 acres
Biopower-Solid 6,313 GWh6,313,000,000 kWh
6,313,000,000,000 Wh
6,313,000 MWh
2.27268e+16 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
5,739,609 BDT5,739,609,000 kg
5,739,609,000,000 g
5,739,609 tonnes
12,655,837,845 lbs
903,988,417.5 stones
Biopower-Gaseous 7,132 GWh7,132,000,000 kWh
7,132,000,000,000 Wh
7,132,000 MWh
2.56752e+16 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
1,517,540 Tonnes1,517,540,000 kg
1,517,540,000,000 g
3,346,175,700 lbs
239,012,550 stones
53,523,635,800 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 327,340 GWh327,340,000,000 kWh
327,340,000,000,000 Wh
327,340,000 MWh
1.178424e+18 J
41 GW41,000 MW
41,000,000 kW
41,000,000,000 W
41,000,000,000,000 mW
0.041 TW
N/A
Hydropower 8,368 GWh8,368,000,000 kWh
8,368,000,000,000 Wh
8,368,000 MWh
3.01248e+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
4,466 Sites
See Nationwide Statistics Source: 2012 National Renewable Energy Laboratory Data (Download)


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To date, Pennsylvania has received $99,684,000 from the Department of Energy's State Energy Program.[1]


References

  1. 2009 Recovery Act and the State Energy Program