Maine Transportation Data for Alternative Fuels and Vehicles

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

Fueling Stations


stations in Maine with alternative fuels

Fuel Public Private
Biodiesel (B20 and above) 2 1
Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) 0 2
Electric 141 10
Ethanol (E85) 0 1
Hydrogen 0 0
Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) 0 0
Propane (LPG) 10 2

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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

Fuel Production

Gasoline (million gallons/year) 649
Diesel (million gallons/year) 230
Electricity (thousand MWh/year) 11,561
Natural Gas (million cubic feet) 67,504
Conventional Power Plants 15
Generating Capacity (nameplate, MW) 2,801
Oil Refineries 0
Oil Refinery Capacity (bbl/day) 0
Renewable Power Plants 58
Renewable Power Plant Capacity (nameplate, MW) 984

Source: BioFuels Atlas from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory


Regional Fuel Prices

Average fuel prices as of July 2018

Fuel New England Region National Average
per unit sold per GGE per unit sold per GGE
Biodiesel (B20) $2.91/gallon $2.65/GGE $3.06/gallon $2.78/GGE
Biodiesel (B99–B100) $2.77/gallon $2.74/GGE $3.55/gallon $3.51/GGE
Ethanol (E85) $2.82/gallon $3.98/GGE $2.35/gallon $3.31/GGE
Natural Gas (CNG) $2.53/GGE $2.53/GGE $2.22/GGE $2.22/GGE
Propane $3.07/gallon $4.24/GGE $2.81/gallon $3.88/GGE
Gasoline $3.01/gallon $3.01/GGE $2.88/gallon $2.88/GGE
Diesel $3.21/gallon $2.89/GGE $3.24/gallon $2.92/GGE

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

Bioenergy Production and Infrastructure

Ethanol Plants 0.0
Total Ethanol Capacity (million gallons/year) 0.0
Biodiesel Plants 1
Total Biodiesel Capacity (million gallons/year) 0.5
Biopower Plants 19
Biopower Plant Capacity (nameplate, MW) 799.0

Source: BioFuels Atlas from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Electricity Sources and Vehicle Emissions

Source: Energy Information Administration, Electricity Net Generation, Open Data API. Learn more about emissions from hybrid and plug-in electric vehicles.