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Annual Energy Outlook 2014

Release Dates: April 7 - 30, 2014   |  Next Early Release Date: December 2014   |  See schedule

market trends icon Transportation

exec summary Executive Summary

  • With more efficient light-duty vehicles, motor gasoline consumption.... Read full section
  • Natural gas consumption grows in industrial and electric power sectors.... Read full section

Mkt trends Market Trends

  • Energy-intensive industries show strong early growth in output.... Read full section
  • Industrial and commercial sectors lead U.S. growth in primary enerby use.... Read full section
  • Growth in transportation energy consumption flat across projection.... Read full section
  • CAFE and greenhouse gas emissions standards boost light-duty vehicle fuel economy.... Read full section
  • Travel demand for personal vehicles continues to grow, but more slowly than in the past.... Read full section
  • Sales of alternative fuel, fuel flexible, and hybrid vehicles sales rise.... Read full section
  • Heavy-duty vehicles dominate natural gas consumption in the transportation sector.... Read full section
  • Industrial and electric power sectors lead U.S. growth in natural gas consumption.... Read full section
  • Petroleum and other liquids consumption outside industrial sector is stagnant or declines.... Read full section
  • U.S. consumption of cellulosic biofuels falls short of EISA2007 Renewable Fuels Standard target.... Read full section
  • Efficiency standards shift consumption from motor gasoline to diesel fuel.... Read full section

issues Issues in Focus

legs Legislation and Regulations

  • Greenhouse gas emissions and corporate average fuel economy standards for 2017 and later model year light-duty vehicles.... Read full section
  • California low carbon fuel standard... Read full section

comparision Comparison with other projections


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Reference Case Tables
Table 2. Energy Consumption by Sector and Source - United States XLS
Table 2.1. Energy Consumption by Sector and Source - New England XLS
Table 2.2. Energy Consumption by Sector and Source - Middle Atlantic XLS
Table 2.3. Energy Consumption by Sector and Source - East North Central XLS
Table 2.4. Energy Consumption by Sector and Source - West North Central XLS
Table 2.5. Energy Consumption by Sector and Source - South Atlantic XLS
Table 2.6. Energy Consumption by Sector and Source - East South Central XLS
Table 2.7. Energy Consumption by Sector and Source - West South Central XLS
Table 2.8. Energy Consumption by Sector and Source - Mountain XLS
Table 2.9. Energy Consumption by Sector and Source - Pacific XLS
Table 7. Transportation Sector Key Indicators and Delivered Energy Consumption XLS
Table 17. Renewable Energy Consumption by Sector and Source XLS
Table 18. Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions by Sector and Source - United States XLS
Table 18.1. Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions by Sector and Source - New England XLS
Table 18.2. Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions by Sector and Source - Middle Atlantic XLS
Table 18.3. Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions by Sector and Source - East North Central XLS
Table 18.4. Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions by Sector and Source - West North Central XLS
Table 18.5. Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions by Sector and Source - South Atlantic XLS
Table 18.6. Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions by Sector and Source - East South Central XLS
Table 18.7. Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions by Sector and Source - West South Central XLS
Table 18.8. Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions by Sector and Source - Mountain XLS
Table 18.9. Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions by Sector and Source - Pacific XLS
Table 19. Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions by End Use XLS
Table 36. Transportation Sector Energy Use by Mode and Type XLS
Table 37. Transportation Sector Energy Use by Fuel Type Within a Mode XLS
Table 38. Light-Duty Vehicle Energy Consumption by Technology Type and Fuel Type XLS
Table 39. Light-Duty Vehicle Sales by Technology Type - United States XLS
Table 39.1. Light-Duty Vehicle Sales by Technology Type - New England XLS
Table 39.2. Light-Duty Vehicle Sales by Technology Type - Middle Atlantic XLS
Table 39.3. Light-Duty Vehicle Sales by Technology Type - East North Central XLS
Table 39.4. Light-Duty Vehicle Sales by Technology Type - West North Central XLS
Table 39.5. Light-Duty Vehicle Sales by Technology Type - South Atlantic XLS
Table 39.6. Light-Duty Vehicle Sales by Technology Type - East South Central XLS
Table 39.7. Light-Duty Vehicle Sales by Technology Type - West South Central XLS
Table 39.8. Light-Duty Vehicle Sales by Technology Type - Mountain XLS
Table 39.9. Light-Duty Vehicle Sales by Technology Type - Pacific XLS
Table 40. Light-Duty Vehicle Stock by Technology Type XLS
Table 41. Light-Duty Vehicle Miles per Gallon by Technology Type XLS
Table 42. Light-Duty Vehicle Miles Traveled by Technology Type XLS
Table 43. Summary of New Light-Duty Vehicle Size Class Attributes XLS
Table 44. Transportation Fleet Car and Truck Fuel Consumption by Type and Technology XLS
Table 45. Transportation Fleet Car and Truck Sales by Type and Technology XLS
Table 46. Transportation Fleet Car and Truck Stock by Type and Technology XLS
Table 47. Transportation Fleet Car and Truck Vehicle Miles Traveled by Type and Technology XLS
Table 48. Air Travel Energy Use XLS
Table 49. Freight Transportation Energy Use XLS
Table 51. Technology Market Penetration in Light-Duty Vehicles XLS
Table 52. New Light-Duty Vehicle Fuel Economy XLS
Table 53. New Light-Duty Vehicle Prices XLS
Table 54. New Light-Duty Vehicle Range XLS