Renewable & Alternative Fuels

Find statistics on renewable energy consumption by source type, electric capacity and electricity generation from renewable sources, biomass and alternative fuels.

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Summary  
Production and consumption
Interactive data from: Total Energy Data Browser
Renewable electricity
International renewable electricity
data from: International Energy Statistics
Biofuels  
Biofuels overview
Interactive data from: Total Energy Data Browser
Densified biomass fuel
Monthly densified biomass fuel (wood pellets, compressed bricks/logs) data on manufacturing facilities and capacity, production, inventories, feedstocks and cost, sales and price, exports and price, and product characteristics

Monthly biodiesel production

  • PDF XLSProduction capacity and production
  • PDF XLSProduction, sales, and stocks
  • PDF XLSInputs to biodiesel production
  • PDF XLSProducers and production capacity, by state
  • PDF XLSProduction by Petroleum Administration for Defense District

International biofuels production and consumption
data from: International Energy Statistics

Geothermal  
PDF Geothermal energy consumption
Hydropower  
XLS Generation
Net generation from hydroelectric (conventional) power by state by sector
Solar/Photovoltaic  
Photovoltaic industry overview and shipments
Release Date: July 28, 2017 | data from: Solar Photovoltaic Cell/Module Shipments Report

Solar Photovoltaic Cell/Module Shipments Reports:

Wind  
Net generation from wind by state by sector
Electric net summer capacity by wind and other renewable sources, annual (back to 2002)
Alternative transportation fuels  
Alternative fueled and hybrid vehicles (on-road)
Data on alternative fuel vehicle (AFV) supply and fuel use and number of vehicles for four types of vehicle fleets: federal government, state government, transit agencies, and fuel providers; fleet & fuel data back to 2003, supplier data back to 1994

Ethanol
Monthly biodiesel production
  • PDF XLSProduction capacity and production
  • PDF XLSProduction, sales, and stocks
  • PDF XLSInputs to biodiesel production
  • PDF XLSProducers and production capacity, by state
  • PDF XLSProduction by Petroleum Administration for Defense District