Nebraska has the second largest ethanol production capacity
in the country, based on the latest federal figures. As of March 2006, Nebraska has the capacity to produce
1,048.5 million gallons of ethanol, which is 16 percent of the nation's capacity of 6.5 billion gallons. Iowa has the
largest production capacity (1,809.5 million gallons which is 28 percent of the nation's total), and Georgia has the
smallest production capacity (0.4 million gallons).
The ethanol section of the state energy office's energy statistics has more information.