Ethanol Production by State
Nebraska has the second largest ethanol production capacity in the country, based on the latest federal figures. As of February 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).
Ethanol Production Capacity Ranked by State
(Million Gallons Per Year)
|United States Total||6,482.4|
Sources: Renewable Fuels Association, Washington, DC. Nebraska Energy Office, Lincoln, NE.
This table was updated
on February 21, 2006. Typically, there is one month between updates.