Today in Energy


August 19, 2015

EIA lowers crude oil price forecast through 2016

August 17, 2015

Texas electric grid serves record-high power demand

July 13, 2015

Last Monday’s large percentage decline in crude oil prices was relatively rare

July 10, 2015

EIA’s estimates for state crude oil production account for incomplete, lagged data

March 12, 2015

Oil price decline leads to lower tax revenues in top oil-producing states

February 19, 2015

Wind generates more than 10% of Texas electricity in 2014

January 21, 2015

EIA updates Eagle Ford maps to provide greater geologic detail

January 14, 2015

Market expectations of oil price uncertainty have increased in recent months

January 6, 2015

Crude oil prices down sharply in fourth quarter of 2014

January 5, 2015

Energy had larger price declines than most nonenergy commodities in 2014

November 26, 2014

U.S. gasoline prices this Thanksgiving are the lowest since 2009

November 25, 2014

Shale gas provides largest share of U.S. natural gas production in 2013

November 5, 2014

Texas leads nation in growth in oil and natural gas production jobs during 2013

November 3, 2014

U.S. gasoline prices move with Brent rather than WTI crude oil

October 28, 2014

Benchmarks play an important role in pricing crude oil

September 29, 2014

New Eagle Ford wells continue to show higher production

September 23, 2014

Higher Permian production, constrained infrastructure increase spread between WTI oil hubs

August 15, 2014

Reasons for projected natural gas-fired generation growth vary by region

August 7, 2014

Energy production and other mining account for a large percentage of some state economies

July 30, 2014

Oil prices drive projected enhanced oil recovery using carbon dioxide

July 9, 2014

Six formations are responsible for surge in Permian Basin crude oil production

July 1, 2014

North Dakota and Texas now provide nearly half of U.S. crude oil production

June 24, 2014

Fewer wind curtailments and negative power prices seen in Texas after major grid expansion

June 23, 2014

Texas hits new peak wind output

June 20, 2014

NERC’s Summer Reliability Assessment highlights regional electricity capacity margins

April 15, 2014

Twelve states produced 80% of U.S. wind power in 2013

April 10, 2014

Crude oil reserves at start of 2013 reach highest level since 1976

April 1, 2014

Florida gasoline supply sources and prices reflect broader market shifts

February 18, 2014

Peak-to-average electricity demand ratio rising in New England and many other U.S. regions

February 10, 2014

Eagle Ford production increasingly targets oil-rich areas

January 27, 2014

States closer to western mines have lower coal costs

January 9, 2014

U.S. crude oil production growth contributes to global oil price stability in 2013

December 17, 2013

Pennsylvania is the fastest-growing natural gas-producing state

December 2, 2013

Renewable electricity production grows in Texas

September 9, 2013

Cooler-than-normal August relieves strain on Texas electricity market

August 5, 2013

Spread narrows between Brent and WTI crude oil benchmark prices

June 28, 2013

Price difference between Brent and WTI crude oil narrowing

June 25, 2013

Average U.S. residential summer 2013 electric bill expected to be lowest in four years

June 24, 2013

Electric supply additions are not keeping pace with increased peak-hour demand in Texas

June 6, 2013

Electricity reliability report released; Texas and California raise concerns for summer

May 21, 2013

A number of western states increased oil production since 2010

March 20, 2013

U.S. crude oil production on track to surpass imports for first time since 1995

March 19, 2013

Bakken crude oil price differential to WTI narrows over last 14 months

March 13, 2013

U.S. natural gas exports to Mexico reach record high in 2012

February 28, 2013

U.S. crude oil production tops 7 million barrels per day, highest since December 1992

February 7, 2013

EIA begins posting daily energy prices on Today in Energy webpage

January 10, 2013

2012 Brief: Average 2012 crude oil prices remain near 2011 levels

January 7, 2013

2012 Brief: Coal and mid-continent crude oil prices declined during 2012

December 4, 2012

U.S. monthly crude oil production reaches highest level since 1998

November 15, 2012

Europe and Asia are the leading destinations for U.S. coal exports in 2012

October 9, 2012

EIA improves state-level monthly oil production estimates with up to 10 years of revisions

September 13, 2012

EIA survey shows Gulf Coast plants recovering from hurricane outages

September 11, 2012

Pad drilling and rig mobility lead to more efficient drilling

August 21, 2012

Crude oil prices peaked early in 2012

August 20, 2012

Natural gas, renewables dominate electric capacity additions in first half of 2012

August 16, 2012

Energy needed to produce aluminum

August 7, 2012

EIA has updated Gulf of Mexico energy statistics

July 19, 2012

Much of the country’s refinery capacity is concentrated along the Gulf Coast

July 16, 2012

Crude oils have different quality characteristics

July 10, 2012

Rising production in the Permian basin

June 26, 2012

Drop in U.S. gasoline prices reflects decline in crude oil costs

June 21, 2012

North American spot crude oil benchmarks likely diverging due to bottlenecks

June 15, 2012

Working crude oil storage capacity at Cushing, Oklahoma rises

June 11, 2012

U.S. dry natural gas production growth levels off following decline in natural gas prices

June 8, 2012

U.S. crude oil production in first quarter of 2012 highest in 14 years

June 1, 2012

Reserve electric generating capacity helps keep the lights on

May 24, 2012

OPEC spare capacity in the first quarter of 2012 at lowest level since 2008

May 1, 2012

Wholesale electricity prices spike in Texas

April 27, 2012

Top 5 producing states' combined marketed natural gas output rose in 2011

April 23, 2012

Eagle Ford oil and natural gas well starts rose sharply in first quarter 2012

April 17, 2012

Williston Basin crude oil production and takeaway capacity are increasing

April 10, 2012

U.S. imports of Nigerian crude oil have continued to decline in 2012

April 5, 2012

Spot crude prices near 12-month high; natural gas and power prices near 12-month low

April 4, 2012

Cushing crude oil inventories rising in 2012

March 20, 2012

Refinery utilization rates react to economics in 2011

March 19, 2012

U.S. crude oil imports drop to lowest level since 1999 as domestic oil production rises

March 15, 2012

U.S. natural gas net imports at lowest levels since 1992

March 14, 2012

Five states accounted for about 56% of total U.S. crude oil production in 2011

March 1, 2012

Review of developments in crude oil and product markets over the past two months

February 29, 2012

WTI discount to Brent and premium to Bakken both rising in early 2012

January 25, 2012

From 1980 to 2010, most regions contributed to growth in global crude oil production

January 12, 2012

2011 Brief: Brent crude oil averages over $100 per barrel in 2011

January 11, 2012

2011 Brief: Wholesale electricity prices mostly lower in 2011

January 9, 2012

2011 Brief: Energy commodity price trends varied widely during 2011

December 5, 2011

Spread between WTI and Brent prices narrows on signs of easing transportation constraints

November 14, 2011

Strong finish to 2011 natural gas storage injection season on Oct. 31

November 3, 2011

Trends in Eagle Ford drilling highlight the search for oil and natural gas liquids

October 31, 2011

3:2:1 Crack spreads based on WTI & LLS crude oils have diverged in 2011

October 27, 2011

Recent gasoline and diesel prices track Brent and LLS, not WTI

October 24, 2011

Cross-market relationships strengthened in the third quarter of 2011

September 9, 2011

Texas Heat Wave, August 2011: Nature and Effects of an Electricity Supply Shortage

September 8, 2011

EPA rule requires SO2 emissions reduction from Texas coal power plants in 2012

August 22, 2011

Recently, S&P 500 Index and WTI crude oil futures price movements tracked each other

August 8, 2011

High temperatures drove record electricity demand and very high wholesale prices in Texas

May 18, 2011

Electricity retail choice is mandated in Texas and growing in three States

March 18, 2011

Haynesville surpasses Barnett as the Nation's leading shale play

March 14, 2011

Crude oil and condensate production rises at Bakken and other U.S. shale plays

February 28, 2011

WTI-Brent crude oil price spread has reached unseen levels

February 11, 2011

New Texas wholesale power market weathers extreme cold

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