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Puerto Rico’s LNG imports returned to pre-Hurricane Maria levels in late 2018

April 10, 2019

In 2018, Puerto Rico’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports neared 2016 annual levels, according to the recently released LNG…
Pacific Northwest sees highest daily natural gas spot prices in the U.S. since 2014

April 8, 2019

Natural gas spot prices at the Sumas trading point on the Canada-Washington border averaged $161.33 per million British…
Demand-side management programs save energy and reduce peak demand

April 1, 2019

Utilities implement demand-side management programs to help customers save energy. Energy efficiency programs, by far the largest demand-side…
In 2018, U.S. coal exports were the highest in five years

March 29, 2019

While U.S. coal consumption has generally declined since its 2008 peak, EIA expects that U.S. coal exports reached 116 million…
Electricity Industry Technology and Practices Innovation Challenge

March 12, 2019

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Electricity (OE) Electricity Industry Technology and Practices Innovation Challenge (EITPIC) aims to…
Record U.S. electricity generation in 2018 driven by record residential, commercial sales

March 12, 2019

U.S. net electricity generation increased by 4% in 2018, reaching a record high of 4,178 million megawatthours (MWh),…
EIA’s new Key Statistics and Indicators section highlights long-term state energy data

February 26, 2019

EIA recently released a new Key Statistics and Indicators section in the State Energy Data System (SEDS), EIA’s comprehensive source…
Energy Supplies and Use – How Technological Advances Affects Economic Growth

February 25, 2019

Technological advances are quickly promising to present us with solutions to the biggest problems faced by the energy…
The basic metals industry is one of the world’s largest industrial energy users

February 21, 2019

The industrial sector is the largest user of energy in the world, accounting for approximately 55% of world…
The United States expands its role as world’s leading ethane exporter

February 8, 2019

U.S. exports of ethane have increased from nearly nothing in 2013 to an average of 260,000 barrels per…
In 2018, U.S. coal production declined as exports and Appalachian region prices rose

January 30, 2019

EIA estimates that total 2018 U.S. coal production was 755 million short tons (MMst), 20 MMst less than…
U.S. liquefied natural gas export capacity to more than double by the end of 2019

December 13, 2018

EIA projects that U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) export capacity will reach 8.9 billion cubic feet per day…
U.S. coal consumption in 2018 expected to be the lowest in 39 years

December 5, 2018

EIA expects total U.S. coal consumption in 2018 to fall to 691 million short tons (MMst), a 4%…
EU publishes climate strategy to exit oil

November 28, 2018

Europe should end carbon emissions from transport by 2050, the European Commission said today in a new long-term…
High gasoline inventories help drive U.S. refining margins to five-year lows

November 28, 2018

Flattening year-over-year growth in gasoline demand in the United States, combined with high levels of refinery output, have…
U.S. average gasoline prices this Thanksgiving are higher than the previous three years

November 23, 2018

Heading into the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, U.S. retail regular-grade gasoline averaged $2.61 per gallon (gal), up 4 cents/gal…
Thanksgiving and Black Friday have unique electricity demand patterns

November 22, 2018

Hourly electricity usage on Thanksgiving and the following day (Black Friday) tend to have different demand patterns from…
Midwest propane inventories enter winter higher than previous five-year average

November 8, 2018

Propane inventories (including propylene produced at refineries) in the Midwest United States had been lower than the previous…
Winter begins with higher U.S. heating oil and propane prices

November 8, 2018

U.S. residential heating oil and propane prices at the start of the 2018–2019 winter heating season were 23%…
Space heating and water heating account for nearly two thirds of U.S. home energy use

November 8, 2018

Space heating and water heating were the top two energy-consuming uses in U.S. homes in 2015, according to…
New England’s competitive electricity markets lead to less price volatility

November 5, 2018

Of the six states that comprise New England, all but Vermont have deregulated electricity markets that allow customers…
Natural gas-fired power plants are being added and used more in PJM Interconnection

October 19, 2018

The average annual capacity factors for natural gas-fired generators in the PJM Interconnection—the largest competitive wholesale electricity market in the United…
Natural gas storage in U.S. likely to enter winter at lowest levels since 2005

October 16, 2018

EIA forecasts that natural gas inventories will reach 3,263 billion cubic feet (Bcf) at the end of October…
Combined wind and solar made up at least 20% of electric generation in 10 states in 2017

October 12, 2018

Wind and solar electric generation, including small-scale solar photovoltaics, reached or exceeded 20% of total generation in 10…
Hurricane Florence likely to affect Southeast U.S. electric power, transportation fuels

September 17, 2018

Hurricane Florence is expected to make landfall near the area of Wilmington, North Carolina, and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina as…
The United States is now the largest global crude oil producer

September 13, 2018

The United States likely surpassed Russia and Saudi Arabia to become the world’s largest crude oil producer earlier…
Report Confirms Wind Technology Advancements Continue to Drive Down Wind Energy Prices

August 28, 2018

Wind energy pricing remains attractive, according to an annual report released by the U.S. Department of Energy and…
Electric power sector coal inventories are expected to remain relatively low through 2019

August 23, 2018

In May 2018, coal inventories, or stockpiles, in the electric power sector totaled 128 million short tons (MMst),…
China’s projected energy consumption mainly depends on its overall growth rate

August 3, 2018

As the world’s top producer of energy-intensive goods, China’s energy consumption is tied to both its rate of economic growth…
In 2016, U.S. energy expenditures per unit GDP were the lowest since at least 1970

August 3, 2018

U.S. energy expenditures declined for the fifth consecutive year, reaching $1.0 trillion in 2016, a 9% decrease in…
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