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Posted April 21, 2014Today in Energy

Extending residential energy policies affects some end uses more than others ›

Many federal energy programs target residential consumption, such as appliance standards, building energy codes, and tax credits for energy efficient equipment. Because the AEO2014 Reference case is intended to reflect current laws and regulations, two side cases show the effects of the continued availability of incentives and further strengthening of standards beyond levels already established under existing laws or regulations. More

Source: EIA, Annual Energy Outlook 2014, Issues in Focus


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WTI crude oil futures price

4/17/2014: $104.30/bbl

up$0.90 from week earlier
up$17.62 from year earlier

Natural gas futures price

4/17/2014: $4.741/mmBtu

up$0.086 from week earlier
up$0.527 from year earlier

Weekly coal production

4/12/2014: 18.937 million tons

down0.182 million tons from week earlier
up1.019 million tons from year earlier

Natural gas inventories

4/11/2014: 850 Bcf

up24 Bcf from week earlier
down850 Bcf from year earlier

Crude oil inventories

4/11/2014: 394.1 mmbbl

up10.0 mmbbl from week earlier
up6.5 mmbbl from year earlier


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