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Nebraska Energy Statistics

The Number of Registered Vehicles in
Nebraska by the Fuel Consumed

Currently, in Nebraska, over three–quarters of all vehicles use gasoline or an ethanol–blend. There are 1,516,658 gasoline/ethanol–blend vehicles, 208,094 flex fuel vehicles, 148,748 diesel/biodiesel vehicles, 23,540 electric/gasoline hydrid vehicles, 2,527 electric vehicles, 668 propane vehicles, 363 vehicles with gasoline engines that can easily be converted to gaseous–powered engines (powered by natural gas, propane, etc.), 61 compressed natural gas vehicles, 61 vehicles using only methanol gas (dedicated), seven vehicles using only ethanol fuel (dedicated), four vehicles using hydrogen fuel cells, three vehicles using alcohol, and one electric and diesel hybrid vehicle.

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The Number of Registered Vehicles in
Nebraska by the Fuel Consumed

(2014 – 2021)

Year
Month
Alcohol Electric/
Gasoline
Hybrid
Engines
Convertible to
Gaseous Power
Diesel/
Biodiesel
Electric Flex Fuel (FFV) Gasoline/
Ethanol–
Blend
Ethanol
Fuel
Only
Methanol
Gas
Only
Compressed
Natural
Gas
Propane Hydrogen
Fuel
Cell
Electric
and
Diesel
Hybrid
202112 3 23,540 363 148,748 2,527 208,094 1,516,658 7 61 61 668 1
202106 3 21,705 386 146,369 2,120 208,002 1,515,429 7 61 116 602 3 1
202008 3 18,381 420 139,868 1,373 202,998 1,477,114 2 63 NA 646 1 NA
2019 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
2018 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
201712 NA 16,473 740 144,574 507 209,397 1,688,692 183 89 NA 527 NA NA
201612 NA 14,430 713 133,691 320 193,520 1,535,821 185 79 NA 515 NA NA
201512 NA 13,762 845 133,918 253 188,665 1,617,357 206 76 NA 541 NA NA
201412 NA 12,101 783 121,965 190 169,401 1,482,127 199 61 NA 554 NA NA
201406 NA 11,541 810 120,750 171 165,067 1,499,797 207 69 NA 553 NA NA

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Sources: Nebraska Department of Motor Vehicles, Lincoln, NE. Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy, Lincoln, NE.

Notes: NA indicates that data is not available. An engine convertible to a gaseous power is a vehicle with a gasoline engine that can be easily converted to a gaseous-powered engine (powered by natural gas, propane, etc.).

The data table was updated on January 5, 2022.
Typically, there is six months or a year between updates.

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