Colorado Energy Statistics

This section features statistics on Colorado energy consumption and electricity generation, including how the state ranks in these areas compared to other states.

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Energy Consumption

Find out the total energy consumption and how much energy in Colorado is consumed by businesses and government, homes, industry, and transportation.

Electricity Generation

Find out how much electricity Colorado generates in total and from renewable energy.

Colorado Top-Ten Rankings

Colorado ranks in the top ten among all states for the following statistical indicators for energy efficiency and renewable energy in 2011.

Rank Energy Indicator
7
Annual growth in electricity consumption
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4
Residential consumption of natural gas per capita
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5
Electricity generation from solar energy
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9
Electricity generation from wind energy
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