U.S. Energy Information Administration - EIA - Independent Statistics and Analysis
Country Analysis Brief Overview
- Canada is one of the world's five largest energy producers and is the principal source of U.S. energy imports.
- Canada's unconventional oil sands are a significant contributor to the recent and expected growth in the world's liquid fuel supply and comprise the vast majority of the country's proven oil reserves, which rank third globally.
- Canada is the world's third-largest producer of dry natural gas and the source of most U.S. natural gas imports.
- Canada is a net exporter of electricity to the United States, and most of its power needs are met by hydroelectricity.
Analysis Last Updated: September 17, 2012
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-- = Not applicable; NA = Not available; F = Forecast value
Sources: EIA. For more detailed data, see International Energy Statistics.
Data last updated: February 12, 2013
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