Texas uses a bit more energy than California available, residential and transportation sectors. Within the industrial sector, Texas uses greater than double the amount energy of # 2 Louisiana.
Meanwhile, Texas has expanded its electric distribution system to take into account growth as well as an evolving mixture of electricity generation.
Texas may be the nation’s largest — and among the world’s top — oil producers. An effect is the fact that Texas also leads the country in energy consumption with a wide margin.
Both states dominate the oil reﬁning and chemical industries.