Nebraska Energy Use Up 25% Since 1987

Over the last ten years, Nebraska's energy consumption has increased almost 25 percent. In 1997, Nebraskans consumed 613.0 trillion British thermal units of energy compared to 492.5 trillion British thermal units in 1987.

Think of Nebraska's 1997 energy consumption this way . . .

Nebraska Energy Statistics, 1960-1997, Nebraska Energy Office, Lincoln, NE