ENERGY CONSUMPTION BY FUEL TYPE AND CONSUMING SECTOR
Trillion BTUs
Nebraska - Selected Years          
Year/       Transpor- Electric  
Fuel Type  Residential  Commercial Industrial tation Utilities Total
2003            
Total 149.9 126.8 198.4 170.9 318.7 964.7
Coal 0.0 0.1 7.8 0.0 219.4 227.3
Natural Gas 42.2 28.4 38.4 5.4 4.6 119.0
Petroleum, Total 7.3 3.0 54.6 165.6 0.6 231.1
  Motor Gasoline 0.0 0.5 5.7 101.5 --- 107.7
  Aviation Fuel 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.8 --- 6.8
  Propane 6.8 1.2 7.5 0.1 --- 15.6
  Distillates 0.5 1.2 30.0 54.8 --- 86.5
  Other Petroleum 0.0 0.0 0.2 --- --- 0.2
Electricity 30.2 29.3 28.7 0.0 --- 88.2
Nuclear --- --- --- --- 83.3 83.3
Hydroelectric --- --- 0.0 --- 10.0 10.0
2002            
Total 153.4 132.2 189.0 167.3 331.9 973.8
Coal 0.0 0.1 8.0 0.0 209.8 217.9
Natural Gas 43.9 28.2 40.8 2.7 4.8 120.4
Petroleum, Total 7.5 2.5 51.6 167.3 0.3 229.2
  Motor Gasoline 0.0 7.0 5.4 102.5 --- 114.9
  Aviation Fuel 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.7 --- 8.7
  Propane 7.1 1.3 9.3 0.1 --- 17.8
  Distillates 0.4 0.2 26.1 50.8 --- 77.5
  Other Petroleum 0.0 0.0 0.1 --- --- 0.1
Electricity 30.6 31.2 25.8 0.0 --- 87.6
Nuclear --- --- --- --- 105.7 105.7
Hydroelectric --- --- 0.0 --- 11.2 11.2
2001            
Total 152.3 129.9 185.9 162.6 317.6 948.3
Coal 0.0 0.1 10.9 0.0 216.4 227.4
Natural Gas 47.4 28.3 40.8 3.1 4.4 124.0
Petroleum, Total 6.4 3.7 47.9 159.5 0.4 217.9
  Motor Gasoline 0.0 0.0 0.0 100.2 --- 100.2
  Aviation Fuel 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.3 --- 6.3
  Propane 5.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 --- 5.9
  Distillates 0.5 0.0 30.1 50.4 --- 81.0
  Other Petroleum 0.0 0.0 0.1 --- --- 0.1
Electricity 85.9 29.9 25.0 0.0 --- 140.8
Nuclear --- --- --- --- 91.2 91.2
Hydroelectric --- --- 0.0 --- 11.4 11.4
2000            
Coal 0.0 0.0 8.4 0.0 198.6 207.0
Natural Gas 41.9 28.6 46.2 3.2 5.5 125.4
Petroleum, Total 7.0 3.8 43.2 169.9 0.7 224.6
  Motor Gasoline 0.0 1.5 3.3 101.8 --- 106.6
  Aviation Fuel 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.0 --- 7.0
  Propane 6.3 1.1 6.3 0.1 --- 13.8
  Distillates 0.6 1.1 26.1 58.2 --- 86.0
  Other Petroleum 0.0 0.0 0.1 --- --- 0.1
Electricity 28.5 29.8 24.8 0.0 --- 83.1
Nuclear --- --- --- --- 90.0 90.0
Hydroelectric --- --- 0.0 --- 15.3 15.3
1999            
Coal 0.0 0.0 7.7 0.0 190.7 198.4
Natural Gas 40.6 27.6 45.7 2.9 4.5 121.3
Petroleum, Total 6.6 2.4 45.1 191.5 0.4 246.0
  Motor Gasoline 0.0 0.1 3.6 103.1 --- 106.8
  Aviation Fuel 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.9 --- 8.9
  Propane 6.2 1.1 5.9 0.1 --- 13.3
  Distillates 0.4 1.2 22.3 76.9 --- 100.8
  Other Petroleum 0.0 0.0 0.1 --- --- 0.1
Electricity 27.1 27.3 23.5 0.0 --- 77.9
Nuclear --- --- --- --- 105.5 105.5
Hydroelectric --- --- 0.0 --- 17.8 17.8
1998            
Coal s s 5.5 0.0 197.5 203.0
Natural Gas 40.9 29.0 53.3 2.9 5.0 131.1
Petroleum, Total 6.5 2.5 49.4 188.0 0.5 246.9
  Motor Gasoline 0.0 0.1 5.5 100.3 --- 105.9
  Aviation Fuel 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.1 --- 6.1
  Propane 6.1 1.1 4.7 0.1 --- 12.0
  Distillates 0.4 1.3 28.8 79.0 --- 109.5
  Other Petroleum 0.0 s 0.0 --- --- 0.0
Electricity 27.8 27.5 23.6 0.0 --- 78.9
Nuclear --- --- --- --- 86.6 86.6
Hydroelectric --- --- 0.0 --- 17.4 17.4
1997            
Coal 0.7 1.3 5.7 0.0 185.6 193.3
Natural Gas 47.0 33.8 44.4 4.1 2.7 132.0
Petroleum, Total 5.6 2.0 49.6 179.9 0.4 237.5
  Motor Gasoline 0.0 0.1 4.2 99.0 0.0 103.3
  Aviation Fuel 0.0 0.0 --- 6.1 0.0 6.1
  Propane 4.6 0.8 5.7 0.3 0.0 11.4
  Distillates 0.6 1.0 29.0 72.0 0.0 102.6
  Other Petroleum 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 116.7
Electricity 27.3 27.3 22.4 0.0 0.0 77.0
Nuclear --- --- --- --- 97.3 97.3
Hydroelectric --- --- 0.0 --- 17.1 17.1
1996
Coal s s 5.4 0.0 173.5 178.9
Natural Gas 49.3 41.1 36.4 4.6 2.3 133.7
Petroleum, Total 5.7 2.5 51.6 175.3 0.3 235.4
  Motor Gasoline --- 0.1 4.0 97.4 --- 101.5
  Aviation Fuel --- --- --- 5.7 --- 5.7
  Propane 5.7 1.0 7.1 0.1 --- 13.9
  Distillates 0.7 1.4 27.2 69.7 0.3 99.3
  Other Petroleum s s 0.2 2.4 0.0 21.1
Electricity 26.4 25.8 21.1 0.0 0.0 73.3
Nuclear --- --- --- --- 99.3 99.3
Hydroelectric --- --- --- --- 16.6 16.6
1995
Coal 0.1 0.1 6.6 --- 172.7 179.5
Natural Gas 44.1 39.2 43.9 3.3 3.1 133.6
Petroleum, Total 4.8 1.9 47.1 164.3 0.4 218.5
  Motor Gasoline --- 0.1 4.0 97.3 --- 101.4
  Aviation Fuel --- --- --- 0.4 --- 0.4
  Propane 4.2 0.7 5.9 0.1 --- 10.9
  Distillates 0.6 1.0 29.9 58.8 0.4 90.7
  Other Petroleum s 0.1 0.2 7.7 0.0 8.0
Electricity 25.9 25.6 19.8 0.0 0.0 71.3
Nuclear --- s --- --- 78.6 78.6
Hydroelectric --- --- --- --- 14.7 14.7
1994
Coal 0.1 0.1 7.9 --- 152.2 160.3
Natural Gas 43.7 38.4 36.5 3.2 3.0 124.8
Petroleum, Total 4.9 3.1 53.0 154.4 0.3 215.7
  Motor Gasoline --- 0.1 3.9 90.8 --- 94.8
  Aviation Fuel --- --- --- 0.4 --- 0.4
  Propane 4.0 0.8 6.3 0.3 --- 11.4
  Distillates 0.9 2.1 34.1 53.8 0.3 91.2
  Other Petroleum s s 8.7 9.1 0.0 17.8
Electricity 25.2 24.4 18.2 0.0 0.0 67.8
Nuclear --- --- --- --- 66.3 66.3
Hydroelectric --- --- --- --- 13.5 13.5
Source: Energy Information Administration, State Energy Data Report, 2006
s = Btu value less than 0.05 and physical unit value less than 0.5.
Last Updated: 10/26/06
by Nebraska Databook
email: michael.lundeen@ded.ne.gov