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Heating Oil and Propane Update

Notice:   Federal Register Notice for Proposed Marketing survey changes

2014 State Heating Oil and Propane Program (SHOPP) Workshop

The Heating Season is Over. Data for residential and wholesale prices for heating oil and propane will return in October 2014. Weekly heating oil and propane prices are only collected during the heating season, which extends from October through March.

U.S. Heating Oil and Propane Prices
Residential Heating Oil Graph. Residential Propane Graph.
  change from   change from
Heating Oil 3/17/2014 week ago year ago Propane 3/17/2014 week ago year ago
Residential 4.123 values are down0.072 values are up0.094 Residential 3.079 values are down0.086 values are up0.768
Wholesale 3.189 values are down0.124 values are not availableNA Wholesale 1.371 values are down0.056 values are not availableNA
Note: Price in dollars per gallon, excluding taxes. Values shown on the graph and corresponding data pages for the previous week may be revised to account for late submissions and corrections.
U.S. Distillate and Propane Supply
Distillate Propane
Stocks Stocks
Production Production
Demand Demand
Note: Stocks in millions of barrels. Production and Demand in millions of barrels per day.

*Demand = Product Supplied; approximately represents consumption of petroleum products because it measures the disappearance of these products from primary sources.

Release Schedule:  The data are published weekly and are updated every Wednesday after 1:00 p.m. (Eastern time).  For weeks that include Monday holidays, publication is delayed by one day.

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Due to updated weighting methodology, national and regional residential heating oil and propane prices from October 2009 to March 2013 have been revised since they were first published. We have created an excel file that shows the differences between the original and revised published data for your convenience.

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