Petroleum & Other Liquids

Reserves inventories are not considered to be in the commercial sector and are excluded from EIA’s commercial distillate fuel oil supply and disposition statistics, such as those reported in the Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Petroleum Supply Monthly, and This Week In Petroleum.

Northeast Home Heating Oil Reserve classified as ultra-low sulfur distillate (15 parts per million)
Terminal operator Location Thousand Barrels
Buckeye Partners LP Groton, CT 500*
Global Companies LLC Revere, MA 500*
* NEHHOR was converted from high sulfur heating oil to ultra-low sulfur distillate (15 parts per million). In 2011, two companies were awarded with contracts for storage of 500,000 barrels each. Shipments to refill the reserve were completed in February 2012.
Source:  U. S. Energy Information Administration.

 

Northeast Regional Refined Petroleum Product Reserve
Terminal operator Location Thousand Barrels
BP Products North America Carteret, NJ 200
Buckeye Terminals LLC Port Reading, NJ 500
Buckeye Terminals LLC Raritan Bay, NJ 0
Global Companies LLC Revere, MA 200
South Portland Terminal LLC South Portland, ME 99
Source:  U. S. Energy Information Administration.

Other reserves information from the U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Petroleum Reserves can be found at http://energy.gov/fe/services/petroleum-reserves/.