Visualization of United States Energy Consumption

From Open Energy Information

Motion chart visualization of the United States' Energy Information Administration State Energy Data System (SEDS). The default view shows how much renewable energy is consumed by state and the state's population.

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The US Energy Information Administration (EIA) publishes a comprehensive database of energy statistics by state. This dynamic chart, called a motion chart, lets you explore and visualize this multidimensional dataset with just a few clicks of your mouse. This shows how much renewable energy is consumed for each state compared to the state's population. Click the play button to see how and where energy consumption has changed since 1960. Or, explore more data: simply select different statistics on the x-axis, y-axis, or to represent the bubble size.

Source: The State Energy Data System (SEDS), compiled by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). Annual estimates are available from 1960 – 2009 for state energy production and consumption estimates and from 1960 – 2010 for state energy price and expenditure estimates. Available:


  1.  "EIA SEDS"