Ethanol Production by State
Nebraska has the fourth largest ethanol production capacity in the country, based on the latest federal figures. As of January 2005, Nebraska has the capacity to produce 523 million gallons of ethanol, which is 12 percent of the nation's capacity of 4.4 billion gallons. Iowa has the largest production capacity (1,262.5 million gallons which is 29 percent of the nation's total), and Washington has the smallest production capacity (0.7 million gallons).
Ethanol Production Capacity Ranked by State
(Million Gallons Per Year)
|United States Total||4,397.7|
Sources: Renewable Fuels Association, Washington, DC. Nebraska Energy Office, Lincoln, NE.
This table was updated
on November 8, 2005. Typically, there is one month between updates.