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Tennessee is a state in the United States of America.

Energy Production by Technology in Tennessee

Fuel Source Value Units
Solar Power 0 MWh
Wind Power 51,747 MWh
Geothermal Power 0 MWh
Biomass Power 896,431 MWh
Total Energy Production from Non-Hydro Renewables 948,178 MWh
Hydro Power 9,482,290 MWh
HPS Power 649,832 MWh
Total Energy Production from Renewables 10,430,468 MWh
Coal Power 41,634,519 MWh
Gas Power 410,411 MWh
Petroleum Power 178,151 MWh
Nuclear Power 26,962,001 MWh
Other 788 MWh
Total Energy Production 78,966,504 MWh
Percent of Total Power from Non-Hydro Renewables 1.2  %
Percent of Total Power from Renewables 13.21  %
Source: 2009 EIA Data (Download)


Renewable Energy Technical Potential in Tennessee

Technology Generation Estimate Nameplate Capacity Area, Mass or Count
Urban Utility-scale PV 50,243 GWh50,243,000,000 kWh
50,243,000,000,000 Wh
50,243,000 MWh
1.808748e+17 J
28 GW28,000 MW
28,000,000 kW
28,000,000,000 W
28,000,000,000,000 mW
0.028 TW
595 km2595,000,000 m²
229.67 mi²
6,404,520,500 ft²
711,620,000 yd²
147,027.475 acres
Rural Utility-scale PV 2,225,989 GWh2,225,989,000,000 kWh
2.225989e+15 Wh
2,225,989,000 MWh
8.01356e+18 J
1,266 GW1,266,000 MW
1,266,000,000 kW
1,266,000,000,000 W
1.266e+15 mW
1.266 TW
26,395 km226,395,000,000 m²
10,188.47 mi²
284,113,140,500 ft²
31,568,420,000 yd²
6,522,336.475 acres
Rooftop PV 19,685 GWh19,685,000,000 kWh
19,685,000,000,000 Wh
19,685,000 MWh
7.0866e+16 J
16 GW16,000 MW
16,000,000 kW
16,000,000,000 W
16,000,000,000,000 mW
0.016 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 765 GWh765,000,000 kWh
765,000,000,000 Wh
765,000 MWh
2.754e+15 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
61 km261,000,000 m²
23.546 mi²
656,597,900 ft²
72,956,000 yd²
15,073.405 acres
Offshore Wind N/A N/A N/A
Biopower-Solid 6,095 GWh6,095,000,000 kWh
6,095,000,000,000 Wh
6,095,000 MWh
2.1942e+16 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
5,541,359 BDT5,541,359,000 kg
5,541,359,000,000 g
5,541,359 tonnes
12,218,696,595 lbs
872,764,042.5 stones
Biopower-Gaseous 1,984 GWh1,984,000,000 kWh
1,984,000,000,000 Wh
1,984,000 MWh
7.1424e+15 J
0 GW0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
422,220 Tonnes422,220,000 kg
422,220,000,000 g
930,995,100 lbs
66,499,650 stones
14,891,699,400 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 428,380 GWh428,380,000,000 kWh
428,380,000,000,000 Wh
428,380,000 MWh
1.542168e+18 J
54 GW54,000 MW
54,000,000 kW
54,000,000,000 W
54,000,000,000,000 mW
0.054 TW
N/A
Hydropower 5,744 GWh5,744,000,000 kWh
5,744,000,000,000 Wh
5,744,000 MWh
2.06784e+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
2,610 Sites
See Nationwide Statistics Source: 2012 National Renewable Energy Laboratory Data (Download)


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26 Energy Incentives (Active)
92 Utility Companies
122 Energy Organizations
3 Smart Grid Projects






To date, Tennessee has received $62,482,000 from the Department of Energy's State Energy Program.[1]


References

  1. 2009 Recovery Act and the State Energy Program