SC Energy Data

Consumption

According to the American Gas Association’s South Carolina state profile as of August 2016, the state has approximately 678,864 natural gas customers. This number consists of 620,555 residential, 56,871 commercial, and 1,438 industrial customers. In 2016, state customers consumed approximately 272 billion cubic feet according to the EIA.

Table 1
SCE&G
 
Natural Gas
Consumption
(MBtu)
Customers
(#)
Residential
12,420,102
325,552
Commercial
12,879,410
26,258
Industrial
17,228,109
480
Electric Power
17,730,442
-
Transportation
5,250,308
174
Total Consumption
65,508,371
352,464

 

Table 2
Municipalities
 
Natural Gas
Consumption
(MBtu)
Customers
(#)
Residential
79,747,809
168,840
Commercial
40,614,039
35,965
Industrial
226,897,588
100
Total Consumption
347,259,436
48,982

 

Table 3
Piedmont Natural Gas
 
Natural Gas
Consumption
(MBtu)
Customers
(#)
Residential
6,811,043
125,936
Commercial
4,621,626
13,938
Industrial
2,323,305
374
Total Consumption
13,755,974
140,248