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Posted August 27, 2014Today in Energy

U.S. liquid fuels production growth more than offsets unplanned supply disruptions

Record-setting liquid fuels production growth in the United States has more than offset the growth of unplanned global supply disruptions over the past few years. U.S. liquid fuels production, which includes crude oil, hydrocarbon gas liquids, biofuels, and refinery processing gain, grew by more than 4.0 million barrels per day (bbl/d) from January 2011 to July 2014, of which 3.0 million bbl/d was crude oil production growth. During that same time period, global unplanned supply disruptions grew by 2.8 million bbl/d. More

Source: EIA, Short-Term Energy Outlook August 2014 and Intercontinental Exchange


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WTI crude oil futures price

8/26/2014: $93.86/bbl

down$0.62 from week earlier
down$12.06 from year earlier

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8/26/2014: $3.911/mmBtu

up$0.034 from week earlier
up$0.398 from year earlier

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8/25/2014: $3.454/gal

down$0.018 from week earlier
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8/22/2014: 360.5 mmbbl

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