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Carbon Dioxide Emissions From the U.S. Power Sector Have Declined 28% Since 2005

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, U.S. Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions , 2017 U.S. electric power sector carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) have declined 28% since 2005 because of slower electricity demand growth and changes in the mix of fuels used to generate electricity ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +4

Europe’s Liquefied Natural Gas Imports Have Increased Lately, But Remain Below 2011 Peak

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on International Group of Liquefied Natural Gas Importers (GIIGNL) Annual Reports, 2005–2018 Imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the 28 countries that make up the European Union (EU-28) averaged 5.1 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > europeLNGLiquified Natural Gas +7

Resumption of Iran Sanctions Adds Uncertainty to Crude Oil and Gasoline Price Forecasts

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Short-Term Energy Outlook , October 2018 EIA's October 2018 Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO) forecasts Brent crude oil spot prices, which averaged $79 per barrel (b) in September, to average $81/b in the fourth quarter of 2018, before fall ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > IranIslamic Republic of IranSanctions +11

WTI Oil Price Predictions for 2019

In the United States alone it is believed that a lot of fuel will be used this winter compared to the last. The reasoning behind it was unknown until thorough research was conducted. It looks like this winter is going to be a lot more interesting. The differences in the usage are of course varied, ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > oil priceWTI2019 +6

Iran Has Produced and Exported Less Crude Oil Since Sanctions Announcement

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Short-Term Energy Outlook , October 2018; ClipperData Note: Liquid fuels production includes crude oil, lease condensate, hydrocarbon gas liquids, biofuels, and refinery processing gain. Iran's crude oil exports and production have declined ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAIran +6

U.S. Manufacturers’ Short-Term Capability to Switch Fuels Continues to Decline

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Manufacturing Energy Consumption Survey Some manufacturing plants can take advantage of relative price differences and cope with supply shortages by switching the fuels used in their furnaces, boilers, ovens, and other combustors. In the United ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > United StatesUSAFuels +2

Natural Gas Pipeline Rupture in Canada Affects U.S. Energy Markets

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration Energy Mapping System and IHS Markit Note: Canadian pipeline map layer is copyright IHS Markit 2018 (all rights reserved). The October 9, 2018 rupture of Enbridge's BC natural gas pipeline near Prince George, British Columbia, continues to aff ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIApipeline +7

Natural Gas-Fired Power Plants Are Being Added and Used More in PJM Interconnection

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Power Plant Operations Report The average annual capacity factors for natural gas-fired generators in the PJM Interconnection —the largest competitive wholesale electricity market in the United States—have increased in recent years, reflec ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAnatural gas +5

The Changing U.S. Energy Trade Balance is Still Dominated by Crude Oil Imports

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on U.S. Census Bureau Export and Import data During the past decade, the U.S. trade gap for energy products has narrowed. From 2003 to 2007, the value of energy imports was about 10 times greater than the value of exports. By 2017, import ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > United StatesUSAEnergy +7

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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year agoOpinion > Gulf CoastEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +6