Liquid Fuels


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SHORT-TERM ENERGY OUTLOOK

On May 31, 2019, Sempra Energy, the majority owner of the Cameron liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility, announced that the company had shipped its first cargo of LNG, becoming the fourth such facility in the United States to enter service since 2016. Cameron LNG has regulatory approval to ...

Hui Shan


Posted 5 days agoLink > STEOLiquid FuelsEmissions +4

EIA’s new liquids pipeline projects database shows new U.S. crude oil pipeline capacity

Source:  U.S. Energy Information Administration  liquids pipeline projects database EIA recently launched a new  liquids pipeline projects database  that tracks more than 200 crude oil, hydrocarbon gas liquids (HGL), and petroleum products pipeline projects. Rising domestic crude oil productio ...

Hui Shan


Posted 17 days agoOpinion > ProductionsupplyPipelines +8

Saudi Arabia has significantly reduced the amount of crude oil used for power generation

Power plants in Saudi Arabia burned an average 0.4 million barrels per day (b/d) of crude oil in 2018 directly for power generation, the lowest amount since at least 2009, the earliest year that data are available from the  Joint Organizations Data Initiative  (JODI, Figure 1). According to the JOD ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > Electricityelectricity generating fuel mixInternational +6

U.S. Refinery Capacity Virtually Unchanged Between 2017 and 2018

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Refinery Capacity Report As of January 1, 2018, U.S. operable atmospheric crude distillation capacity totaled 18.6 million barrels per calendar day (b/cd), a slight decrease of 0.1% since the beginning of 2017 according to EIA's annual Refi ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 11 months agoOpinion > United StatesUSEIA +4

Total Liquid Fuels Inventories Return to Five-Year Averages in the United States and OECD

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Short-Term Energy Outlook , May 2018 Global petroleum inventories declined through 2017 and the first quarter of 2018 , marking the end of an extended period of oversupply in global petroleum markets that began before the Organization of the ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +5

Recent Legislation Mandates Additional Sales of U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve Crude Oil

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on Strategic Petroleum Reserve Note: Volumes sold in fiscal years 2017 through 2020 under the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 Section 404 are estimates based on projected prices of West Texas Intermediate crude oil in the February 2018 Shor ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > Crude oilexportImport +5

Hydraulically Fractured Horizontal Wells Account for Most New Oil and Natural Gas Wells

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on DrillingInfo Inc. and IHS Markit In 2016, hydraulically fractured horizontal wells accounted for 69% of all oil and natural gas wells drilled in the United States and 83% of the total linear footage drilled. The combination of horizontal ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > United StatesUSnatural gas +7

Production From Offshore Pre-Salt Oil Deposits Has Increased Brazil’s Oil Production

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, International Energy Statistics Brazil has produced 3.3 million barrels per day (b/d) of petroleum and other liquids so far in 2017, according to data through August, up from 3.2 million b/d in 2016, making it the ninth-largest producer of pe ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > BrazilCrude oilLiquid Fuels +5

Widening Brent-WTI Price Spread Unlikely to Change East Coast Crude Oil Supply

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on Thomson Reuters In September and October 2017, the difference between domestic and foreign crude oil prices has risen to the highest level since 2015. In the past, price differences between West Texas Intermediate (WTI) and Brent crude o ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIABrent +5