District of Columbia Transportation Data for Alternative Fuels and Vehicles

Find transportation data and information about alternative fuels and advanced vehicles in District of Columbia, including laws and incentives, fueling stations, fuel prices, and more.

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Transportation Fuel Consumption

Source: State Energy Data System based on beta data converted to gasoline gallon equivalents of petroleum (GGEs) for the transportation sector (which includes more than highway vehicles) from the U.S. Energy Information Administration

Vehicles Registered in 2022

Electric (EV) 5,900
Plug-In Hybrid Electric (PHEV) 3,200
Hybrid Electric (HEV) 17,200
Biodiesel 400
Ethanol/Flex (E85) 17,800
Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) 100
Propane 0
Hydrogen 0
Methanol 0
Gasoline 272,200
Diesel 2,000
Unknown Fuel 600

Source: Light-duty vehicle registration counts from TransAtlas with data from Experian Information Solutions


Regional Fuel Prices

Average fuel prices as of January 2024

Fuel Central Atlantic Region National Average
per unit sold per GGE per unit sold per GGE
Biodiesel (B20) $3.70/gallon $3.37/GGE $3.83/gallon $3.49/GGE
Biodiesel (B99–B100) $3.29/gallon $3.26/GGE $4.69/gallon $4.64/GGE
Ethanol (E85) $2.77/gallon $3.91/GGE $2.55/gallon $3.60/GGE
Natural Gas (CNG) $2.94/GGE $2.94/GGE $2.95/GGE $2.95/GGE
Propane $2.79/gallon $3.85/GGE $3.49/gallon $4.82/GGE
Gasoline $3.19/gallon $3.19/GGE $3.06/gallon $3.06/GGE
Diesel $4.14/gallon $3.73/GGE $3.94/gallon $3.55/GGE

Source: Average prices per gasoline gallon equivalent (GGE) for the Central Atlantic PADD from the Alternative Fuel Price Report

Electricity Sources and Vehicle Emissions

Source: Electricity Sources and Emissions Tool based on assumptions with 2022 data from EIA