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U.S. Nuclear Plant Outages Increased in September After Remaining Low During Summer

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission data Electric generation capacity losses as a result of U.S. nuclear plant outages were relatively low during much of the 2018 summer, averaging 2.8 gigawatts (GW) from June through August. This year's ...

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Posted 8 months agoOpinion > United StatesUSANuclear +4

Natural Gas Storage Likely to Enter Winter at Lowest Levels Since 2005

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report , Short-Term Energy Outlook EIA forecasts that natural gas inventories will reach 3,263 billion cubic feet (Bcf) at the end of October in its recently released October Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO), ...

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Posted 8 months agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAnatural gas +2

The United States Continues to Increase Production of Lighter Crude Oil

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Monthly Crude Oil and Natural Gas Production As domestic production continues to increase, the average density of crude oil produced in the United States continues to become lighter. The average API gravity—a measure of a crude oil's density ...

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Posted 8 months agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +5

Hurricane Path, Not Just Size, Can Have a Large Effect on Oil and Gas Production

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on the U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environment Enforcement The 2018 Atlantic hurricane season produced 13 named storms as of October 5, including 6 hurricanes. The most recent of these storms that made landfall in the United States were Tropi ...

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Posted 8 months agoOpinion > United StatesHurricaneGusar +7

Both Natural Gas Supply and Demand Have Increased From Year-Ago Levels

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Natural Gas Monthly , September 2018 In the first half of 2018, U.S. natural gas supply and demand grew significantly compared to the first half of 2017. According to EIA's Natural Gas Monthly , natural gas consumption and exports averaged ...

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Posted 8 months agoOpinion > USAUnited StatesEIA +5

Crude Oil Entering Gulf Coast Refineries Has Become Lighter as Imports Have Declined

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Monthly Imports Report , Crude Oil Input Qualities The density of crude oil processed by U.S. Gulf Coast refineries has become lighter since 2008 as refineries moved away from heavier imported crude oil to lighter crude oil produced in Texas ...

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Posted 8 months agoOpinion > Gulf CoastEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +6

U.S. Net Natural Gas Exports in First Half of 2018 Were More Than Double the 2017 Average

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Natural Gas Monthly From January through June of 2018, net natural gas exports from the United States averaged 0.87 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d), more than double the average daily net exports during all of 2017 (0.34 Bcf/d). The United ...

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Posted 8 months agoOpinion > United StatesEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +5

Hydro and Fossil Fuels Power Electricity Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa

Source: U.S Energy Information Administration, International Energy Statistics According to EIA's international electricity statistics , hydroelectric and fossil fuel-powered generation were the top sources of growth between 2005 and 2015 in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), defined as the 49 cou ...

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Posted 8 months agoOpinion > HydroFossil FuelsAfrica +5

Like Natural Gas, Coal in the Southwest Power Pool is Cycled to Accommodate Wind Power

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on Southwest Power Pool Historical Data Electricity generation in the Southwest Power Pool (SPP), a regional transmission organization (RTO) covering all or part of fourteen Midwestern states, is mostly provided by three fuels: coal, na ...

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Posted 8 months agoOpinion > natural gasEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +6

Summer Average Wholesale Electricity Prices in Western U.S. Were Highest Since 2008

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on data from S&P Global Market Intelligence As a result of record-high temperatures and fuel supply constraints this summer, wholesale electricity prices in the western United States reached their highest levels since 2008. In the area se ...

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Posted 8 months agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAElectricity +3

Crude Oil Was the Largest U.S. Petroleum Export in the First Half of 2018

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Petroleum Supply Monthly Crude oil surpassed hydrocarbon gas liquids (HGL) to become the largest U.S. petroleum export, with 1.8 million barrels per day (b/d) of exports in the first half of 2018. U.S. crude oil exports increased by 787,000 ...

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Posted 8 months agoOpinion > Crude oilCrudeUnited States +5

Seasonality in Brazilian Petroleum Liquids Production is Driven by Biofuels

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, International Energy Statistics , and Short-Term Energy Outlook Brazil's ethanol output is seasonal and typically peaks during the fourth quarter (October–December) of each year. The peak coincides with the harvest of sugarcane, the primar ...

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Posted 8 months agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIABrazil +4

East Coast Refiners Receiving More Domestic Crude Oil From Gulf Coast by Tanker and Barge

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Petroleum Supply Monthly Since mid-2017, the East Coast has been receiving as much crude oil by tanker and barge from the Gulf Coast as it has by rail from the Midwest. In April, the volume of crude oil transported by tanker and barge from th ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > East CoastRefineryCrude oil +7

OPEC Net Oil Export Revenues Increased in 2017, Will Likely Continue to Increase in 2018

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, OPEC Revenues Fact Sheet Members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) received about $567 billion in net oil export revenues in 2017, up 29% from revenues in 2016. Increases in both crude oil prices and in net OPEC ...

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Posted 9 months agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAOPEC +4

EIA Introduces Interactive Dashboard Detailing Natural Gas Storage Activity

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Natural gas storage dashboard EIA has developed an interactive dashboard that provides daily and weekly contextual information to the Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report (WNGSR). The new dashboard shows Lower 48 and regional storage activity ...

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Posted 9 months agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAnatural gas +2