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U.S. Biodiesel Production Still Increasing Despite Expiration of Tax Credit

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Monthly Biodiesel Production Report Through the first nine months of 2017, U.S. biodiesel production levels were slightly higher than 2016 levels, despite the expiration of a federal biodiesel blender's tax credit at the end of 2016. Domestic ...

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Posted 2 days agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +3

Post-EIA Oil Inventories Commentary: S&P Global Platts Analytics - May quote Sr. Oil Analyst Jenna Delaney

Analysis of U.S. EIA Oil Inventories Data: U.S. commercial crude oil inventories decreased by 5.1 million barrels during the week ended December 8, marking the fourth consecutive weekly decline. The largest regional drawdown took place at Cushing, Oklahoma (delivery point for NYMEX oil futures ...

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Posted 2 days agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAInventories +4

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 ...

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Posted 3 days agoOpinion > BrazilCrude oilLiquid Fuels +5

Refined Coal Has Made Up Nearly One-Fifth of Coal-Fired Power Generation So Far in 2017

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Power Plant Operations Report The U.S. power sector consumption of coal is increasingly shifting to refined coal, even as coal-fired electricity generation decreases. Use of refined coal has increased from 17% of power sector coal consumption ...

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Posted 3 days agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +3

Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions Decreased in Most States From 2005 to 2015

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, State Carbon Dioxide Emissions Data Note: Click to see data for all states . Note: Per capita emissions calculated by dividing total energy-related CO2 by state population. The United States has a diverse energy landscape that is reflecte ...

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Posted 6 days agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +2

U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas Exports Have Increased As New Facilities Come Online

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Natural Gas Monthly (data for October and November 2017 are EIA estimates based on tanker loads) In August 2017, total U.S. natural gas liquefaction capacity in the Lower 48 states increased to 2.8 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) following ...

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Posted 8 days agoOpinion > United StatesLNGgas +3

S&P Global Platts Survey of Analysts Suggests U.S. EIA Data to Show 1-Bcf Draw to Natural Gas Stocks

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) on Thursday is expected to report a 1-billion cubic feet (Bcf) withdrawal for the week that ended December 1, according to a survey of analysts by S&P Global Platts, the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodi ...

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Posted 10 days agoOpinion > S&P Global Plattsnatural gasEIA +2

Natural Gas Power Generation Share Grew in Southern States for a Decade as Coal Declined

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Electric Power Monthly Coal's share of total electricity generation in the South declined over the past decade, from 50% in 2006 to 29% in 2016. As the use of coal has declined, the use of natural gas has increased. In 2016, southern states u ...

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Posted 12 days agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIANatural Gas Power +3

S&P Global Platts Preview of U.S. EIA Data: Likely to Show Crude Stocks Fell 4.1 Million Barrels

NEW YORK (December 4, 2017) – Increased U.S. refinery utilization following autumn maintenance likely drew crude barrels out of storage and pushed product inventories higher last week, consistent with seasonal norms for this time of year, according to an S&P Global Platts preview of this week's pen ...

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Posted 12 days agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAS&P Global Platts +5

Appalachia Region Drives Growth in U.S. Natural Gas Production Since 2012

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Drilling Productivity Report and Natural Gas Monthly , November 2017 Shale gas production in the Appalachia region has increased rapidly since 2012, driving an overall increase in U.S. natural gas production. According to EIA's Drilling ...

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Posted 13 days agoOpinion > AppalachiaEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +3

United States, Canada, and Mexico Launch North American Energy Information Website

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration At the North American Energy Ministerial on November 14, 2017, in Houston, Texas, United States Secretary of Energy Rick Perry, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources James Gordon Carr, and Mexico's Secretary of Energy Pedro Joaquin Coldwell launc ...

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Posted 15 days agoOpinion > United StatesMexicoCanada +3

Residential Heating Oil and propane Prices are Expected to be Higher Than Last Winter

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, State Heating Oil and Propane Program , Short-Term Energy Outlook Residential heating oil and propane prices entered the winter heating season higher than last winter's prices, and EIA's Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO) forecasts those p ...

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Posted 15 days agoPress > STEOUnited StatesUS +3

Wind Turbine Heights and Capacities Have Increased Over the Past Decade

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Annual Electric Generator Report , Form EIA-860 Wind turbines in the United States have grown in both average height and capacity over the past decade, according to data on utility-scale electricity generators collected by EIA. Wind turbine ...

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Posted 18 days agoOpinion > USUnited StatesEIA +5

Natural Gas Production in Bakken Region Increases at a Faster Rate Than Oil Production

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on well data from the North Dakota Industrial Commission In North Dakota's Bakken region, the ratio of natural gas production relative to crude oil, known as the gas-oil ratio, has been gradually increasing since 2008 and has increased at ...

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Posted 19 days agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +4

Biomass and Waste Fuels Made Up 2% of Total U.S. Electricity Generation in 2016

Biomass and waste fuels generated 71.4 billion kilowatthours of electricity in 2016, or 2% of total generation in the United States, according to EIA's recently released annual electric power data . Biomass fuels are defined as all non-fossil, carbon-based (biogenic) energy sources. Waste fuels ar ...

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Posted 20 days agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +3