TITLE

Section 10. Renewable Energy

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Monthly Energy Review;Jan2006, p141
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information related to renewable energy consumption in the U.S. in the year 2004. The country consumed 6.1 quadrillion Btu of renewable energy in 2004. The electric power sector consumed 3.6 quadrillion Btu of renewable energy resources in 2004 which is 59 percent of all renewable energy consumed. In 2004, the largest end-use consumer of renewable energy was the industrial sector. Industrial facilities used 1.7 quadrillion Btu of renewable energy. The residential sector was the next largest end use sector.
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19568491

 

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