What's New

Annual Coal Report 2013  ›

January 20

Monthly Biodiesel Production Report  ›

January 15

Kazakhstan Country Analysis Brief ›

January 14

More ›

Coming Up

Electric Power Annual ›
Iran Country Analysis Brief ›
Annual Energy Outlook ›
More ›

Posted January 26, 2015Today in Energy

Lower 48 oil production outlook stable despite expected near-term reduction in rig count ›

The sharp decline in oil prices over the last quarter of 2014, which has continued in January, is already having a significant effect on drilling activity in the United States, as shown by the 16% decline in the number of active onshore drilling rigs in the Lower 48 states between the weeks ending on October 31, 2014 and January 23, 2015. More

Source: EIA, January Short-Term Energy Outlook


2015 EIA Energy Conference

Register by January 31 and save $50 ›

Want to participate in the energy conversation? Make sure you reserve your seat today.

Winter heating fuels data

Winter heating fuels data ›

Access EIA's pricing and storage data on propane, heating oil, and natural gas from a single webpage.

U.S. Energy Mapping System

U.S. Energy Mapping System ›

Rankings, layers of energy information, and state comparisons

Data Highlights

Retail gasoline price

1/26/2015: $2.044/gal

down$0.022 from week earlier
down$1.251 from year earlier

Retail diesel price

1/26/2015: $2.866/gal

down$0.067 from week earlier
down$1.038 from year earlier

WTI crude oil futures price

1/23/2015: $45.59/bbl

down$3.10 from week earlier
down$51.73 from year earlier

Natural gas futures price

1/23/2015: $2.986/mmBtu

down$0.141 from week earlier
down$1.744 from year earlier

Weekly coal production

1/17/2015: 19.361 million tons

up0.475 million tons from week earlier
down0.214 million tons from year earlier


Short-Term Energy Outlook

Annual Energy Outlook

International Energy Outlook

Learn About Energy

Energy Explained

Energy in Brief

Frequently Asked Questions

Small image of Energy Kids banner with host Energy Ant