Summary of Electricity Activity in Portland, ME

Summary of Portland, ME Generation

Portland, ME is ranked #2,284 out of 5,374 U.S. cities nationwide and #31 out of 66 Maine cities in terms of total annual net electricity generation.

Annual Generation 13.2 GWh
Annual Consumption 1.8 M MMBtu
Last UpdateApr 2024
Power Plants2
Companies on File2
Power Plants in 50 Mile Radius 89
Power Plants in 100 Mile Radius 318

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Overall National Rank

#2,284 /5,374 U.S. Cities

In Net Annual Generation

Overall State Rank

#31 /66 Maine Cities

In Net Annual Generation

Overall Annual Net Geneneration

87.8 GWh

Total Annual Fuel Consumption

1.8 M MMBtu

Electric Companies in Portland, ME


Portland, ME
Power Plants


Annual Net Generation From non-biogenic municipal solid waste power

47.6 GWh

National Rank in Terms of non-biogenic municipal solid waste Net Electricity Generation

#44 /57 U.S. Cities

State Rank in Terms of non-biogenic municipal solid waste Net Electricity Generation

#1 /3 Maine Cities

Net Generation by Fuel Source

Net Generation by Fuel Source Breakdown

State RankNational RankGenerationFuel Consumption
All#31 / 66#2284 / 537487.78 GWh1.84 M MMBtu
NON-Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste#1 / 3#44 / 5747.64 GWh1.00 M MMBtu
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste#1 / 3#44 / 5738.98 GWh819.01 k MMBtu
Natural Gas#10 / 11#1276 / 1447816.39 MWh16.83 k MMBtu
Distillate Fuel Oil#5 / 9#596 / 1065349.73 MWh7.22 k MMBtu

Monthly Net Generation for Portland, ME

Power Plants in Portland, ME

PlantUtility NameGenerationConsumptionFuel Types
Regional Waste SystemsEcomaine87.4 GWh1.8 M MMBtu Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste : 54.5% Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste : 44.6% Natural Gas : 0.9%
Cape Gas TurbineFPL Energy Cape LLC349.7 MWh7.2 k MMBtu Distillate Fuel Oil

Electricity Generation for Neighboring Cities

National RankCityNet Generation# Power Plants
#2271Auburn91.0 GWh7
#2244Brunswick94.5 GWh2
#3808Gorham9.3 GWh5
#2290Lisbon Falls86.9 GWh1
#4544Naples3.4 GWh1
#2109Saco117.2 GWh3
#2419Standish66.9 GWh4
#2425Topsham66.3 GWh2
#428Westbrook2.9 TWh2
#3277Yarmouth19.4 GWh1

* Net Generation data is based on the last 12 months since Apr 2024