States Producing the Most Renewable Energy

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Skyline of Hartford Connecticut on a beautiful sunny day

45. Connecticut
> Electricity from renewables: 3.0%
> Total electricity generation: 37,471 GWh (15th lowest)
> Largest renewable growth: Other biomass
> 10-yr. renewable energy growth: -15.3% (3rd lowest)

St. Louis, Missouri 3

44. Missouri
> Electricity from renewables: 3.3%
> Total electricity generation: 83,640 GWh (18th highest)
> Largest renewable growth: Hydroelectric conventional
> 10-yr. renewable energy growth: 1142.9% (the highest)

Aerial view of downtown New Orleans, Louisiana

43. Louisiana
> Electricity from renewables: 3.4%
> Total electricity generation: 107,812 GWh (14th highest)
> Largest renewable growth: Wood and wood derived fuels
> 10-yr. renewable energy growth: 0.8% (12th lowest)

Bristol County, Rhode Island

42. Rhode Island
> Electricity from renewables: 3.4%
> Total electricity generation: 6,939 GWh (3rd lowest)
> Largest renewable growth: Other biomass
> 10-yr. renewable energy growth: 54.2% (25th highest)

Wheeling, West Virginia

41. West Virginia
> Electricity from renewables: 3.8%
> Total electricity generation: 72,295 GWh (23rd highest)
> Largest renewable growth: Hydroelectric conventional
> 10-yr. renewable energy growth: 58.4% (23rd highest)