Today in Energy


October 5, 2015

U.S. reactor operators increase uranium purchases from Kazakhstan

September 30, 2015

Shale gas development in China aided by government investment and decreasing well cost

September 29, 2015

Natural gas prices in Asia mainly linked to crude oil, but use of spot indexes increases

September 22, 2015

U.S. Gulf of Mexico share of global active offshore rigs declines since 2000

September 17, 2015

Coal use in China is slowing

September 14, 2015

Global solar photovoltaic manufacturing production slows in recent years

September 10, 2015

Crude oil swaps with Mexico could provide economic and environmental benefits

September 9, 2015

Saudi Arabia maintained crude oil market share in Asia in the first half of 2015

September 8, 2015

Electric generator capacity factors vary widely across the world

August 25, 2015

India’s coal industry in flux as government sets ambitious coal production targets

August 24, 2015

Growing global liquids inventories reflect lower crude oil prices

August 20, 2015

Australia shifts investment from wind projects to other renewable sources

August 13, 2015

Nuclear accord creates potential for additional crude oil production from Iran

August 12, 2015

Japan restarts first nuclear reactor under new safety rules

August 3, 2015

Coal, nuclear, and renewables expected to boost Vietnam’s electricity capacity

July 20, 2015

China will soon surpass South Korea, Russia, and Japan in nuclear generating capacity

July 13, 2015

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

July 9, 2015

U.S.-Canada electricity trade increases

June 26, 2015

Argentina and China lead shale development outside North America in first-half 2015

June 24, 2015

Under sanctions, Iran’s crude oil exports have nearly halved in three years

May 21, 2015

Net imports of natural gas fall to lowest level since 1987

May 19, 2015

EIA launches redesigned International Energy Portal

April 27, 2015

Floating LNG regasification is used to meet rising natural gas demand in smaller markets

April 23, 2015

Oil trade off Yemen coast grew by 20% to 4.7 million barrels per day in 2014

April 22, 2015

UK’s renewable energy targets drive increases in U.S. wood pellet exports

April 7, 2015

U.S. remained world's largest producer of petroleum and natural gas hydrocarbons in 2014

March 25, 2015

Upstream capital expenditure declined 12% year-over-year in fourth-quarter 2014

March 6, 2015

Supply shortages lead to rolling power outages in the Philippines

March 5, 2015

U.S. petroleum product exports increase for 13th consecutive year, setting record

February 13, 2015

Shale gas and tight oil are commercially produced in just four countries

February 12, 2015

Saudi Arabia budget insulated from effects of lower oil prices

February 11, 2015

Japan plans to restart some nuclear plants in 2015 after Fukushima shutdown

January 23, 2015

Currency depreciation against the dollar affects oil importers and exporters differently

January 16, 2015

Regional differences in China’s vehicle adoption reflect differences in income

January 9, 2015

Presalt oil and natural gas provide an increasing share of Brazil’s production

December 17, 2014

OPEC net oil export revenues expected to fall in 2014 and 2015

December 1, 2014

World oil transit chokepoints critical to global energy security

November 18, 2014

European residential electricity prices increasing faster than prices in United States

October 8, 2014

Lower demand, higher supply drive oil prices to lowest level since 2012

October 3, 2014

U.S. coal exports fall on lower European demand, increased global supply

September 24, 2014

Saudi Arabia uses largest amount of crude oil for power generation since 2010

September 19, 2014

Russia looks beyond West Siberia for future oil and natural gas growth

September 17, 2014

Panama Canal expansion will allow transit of larger ships with greater volumes

September 16, 2014

Oil tanker sizes range from general purpose to ultra-large crude carriers on AFRA scale

September 11, 2014

Despite decline in some regions, world oil consumption still seen rising

August 27, 2014

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

August 25, 2014

Energy reform could increase Mexico’s long-term oil production by 75%

August 20, 2014

Russia-China deal will supply Siberian natural gas to China’s northern, eastern provinces

August 18, 2014

Natural gas serves a small, but growing, portion of China’s total energy demand

August 14, 2014

India is increasingly dependent on imported fossil fuels as demand continues to rise

July 23, 2014

Oil and natural gas sales accounted for 68% of Russia’s total export revenues in 2013

July 3, 2014

UK became a net importer of petroleum products in 2013

June 17, 2014

Hydropower supplies more than three-quarters of Brazil’s electric power

May 29, 2014

Mexico's energy ministry projects rapid near-term growth of natural gas imports from U.S.

May 27, 2014

Mexico’s energy reform seeks to reverse decline in oil production

April 25, 2014

Global upstream oil and gas spending continues to favor exploration and development

March 26, 2014

Tight oil production pushes U.S. crude supply to over 10% of world total

March 24, 2014

China is now the world’s largest net importer of petroleum and other liquid fuels

March 14, 2014

16% of natural gas consumed in Europe flows through Ukraine

March 10, 2014

Indonesia’s share of global LNG supply declines due to global and domestic demand growth

March 4, 2014

Brent crude oil trading range in 2013 was narrowest since 2006

February 24, 2014

Energy trade is a key part of overall U.S. trade flows

February 12, 2014

EIA releases assessment of short-term uncertainties for global oil supply

January 22, 2014

Oil and natural gas import reliance of major economies projected to change rapidly

January 9, 2014

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

January 2, 2014

Shale oil and shale gas resources are globally abundant

December 10, 2013

Iran’s oil exports not expected to increase significantly despite recent negotiations

December 3, 2013

Future world energy demand driven by trends in developing countries

November 26, 2013

Libyan crude oil production levels influence international crude oil markets

November 19, 2013

Increased Northeast natural gas production reduces net inflow of supply from other areas

November 13, 2013

Recent production growth from presalt resources increases Brazil’s total crude output

November 7, 2013

Japan is the second largest net importer of fossil fuels in the world

November 6, 2013

River disruptions and strikes lower U.S. petroleum product exports to Northwest Europe

November 1, 2013

Enhanced oil recovery techniques helped Oman reverse recent production declines

October 23, 2013

North America leads the world in production of shale gas

October 17, 2013

Global nuclear generation capacity totaled more than 370 gigawatts in 2012

October 4, 2013

U.S. expected to be largest producer of petroleum and natural gas hydrocarbons in 2013

September 18, 2013

Kazakhstan consortium achieves first oil production from Kashagan field

September 12, 2013

Caspian countries are developing new oil and natural gas export capacity

September 11, 2013

Oil and natural gas production is growing in Caspian Sea region

September 10, 2013

Global crude oil supply disruptions and strong demand support high oil prices

August 28, 2013

The U.S. relies on foreign uranium, enrichment services to fuel its nuclear power plants

August 26, 2013

World petroleum use sets record high in 2012 despite declines in North America and Europe

August 20, 2013

Eastern Mediterranean natural gas exploration focused on the Levant Basin

August 16, 2013

Chinese investments play large role in Southeast Asia hydroelectric growth

August 9, 2013

China poised to become the world’s largest net oil importer later this year

August 2, 2013

Suez Canal, Sumed Pipeline are key parts of Egypt’s role in international energy markets

July 25, 2013

EIA projects world energy consumption will increase 56% by 2040

June 21, 2013

25% of U.S. coal exports go to Asia, but remain a small share of Asia’s total coal imports

June 19, 2013

U.S. coal exports set monthly record

June 17, 2013

Middle East leads global crude oil and condensate production; growth in North America

June 11, 2013

EIA’s 2013 Energy Conference next week will look at U.S. and global energy challenges

June 10, 2013

Shale oil and shale gas resources are globally abundant

May 17, 2013

Mexico Week: U.S.-Mexico electricity trade is small, with tight regional focus

May 16, 2013

Mexico Week: Record Mexican natural gas imports include higher flows from U.S.

May 15, 2013

Mexico Week: Crude oil moving north, products moving south characterizes U.S.-Mexico trade

May 14, 2013

Mexico Week: Lower Mexican oil production contributes to lower crude oil exports to U.S.

May 13, 2013

Mexico Week: U.S. is Mexico’s primary energy trade partner amid shifting trade dynamics

April 26, 2013

Sanctions reduced Iran's oil exports and revenues in 2012

April 16, 2013

January 2013 crude oil export to China was a rare event

April 4, 2013

The South China Sea is an important world energy trade route

April 3, 2013

Contested areas of South China Sea likely have few conventional oil and gas resources

April 1, 2013

India’s economic growth is driving its energy consumption

March 15, 2013

Japan’s fossil-fueled generation remains high because of continuing nuclear plant outages

March 13, 2013

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

March 12, 2013

Syrian unrest threatens potential role as an energy transit country

March 5, 2013

Saudi Arabia was world's largest petroleum producer and net exporter in 2012

January 29, 2013

China consumes nearly as much coal as the rest of the world combined

January 22, 2013

Political risks focus attention on supply of Venezuelan oil to the United States

December 20, 2012

U.S. could become the world’s top liquid fuels producer, but how much does it matter?

November 30, 2012

Canada Week: Natural gas net imports from Canada continue to decline

November 29, 2012

Canada Week: Canada is a declining market for U.S. coal

November 28, 2012

Canada Week: Canada is the leading supplier of crude oil to the United States

November 27, 2012

Canada Week: Integrated electric grid improves reliability for United States, Canada

November 26, 2012

Canada Week: The United States and Canada share the world’s most significant energy trade

November 15, 2012

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

October 12, 2012

New application of existing techniques in old fields helps Russia increase oil production

October 5, 2012

Territorial disputes hamper exploration and production of resources in the East China Sea

September 27, 2012

Iraqi crude oil production approaching highest level in decades

September 24, 2012

EIA improves its monthly propane imports series

September 21, 2012

Economic growth continues to drive China's growing need for energy

September 5, 2012

Strait of Hormuz is chokepoint for 20% of world’s oil

July 16, 2012

Crude oils have different quality characteristics

June 20, 2012

The United Kingdom’s natural gas supply mix is changing

May 30, 2012

Japan’s use of thermal generation is up since March 2011 due to nuclear plant outages

May 24, 2012

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

May 17, 2012

Global generation capacity for nuclear power has grown to over 346 gigawatts since 1955

April 12, 2012

Global natural gas consumption doubled from 1980 to 2010

March 27, 2012

Nearly 69% of U.S. crude oil imports originated from five countries in 2011

March 23, 2012

U.S. coal production in 2012 falls below five-year range

March 13, 2012

The U.S. surpassed Russia as world’s leading producer of dry natural gas in 2009 and 2010

March 7, 2012

U.S. petroleum product exports exceeded imports in 2011 for first time in over six decades

March 6, 2012

Record U.S. ethanol exports in 2011 help offset Brazil's production decline

March 1, 2012

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

February 24, 2012

Asia is the world's largest petroleum consumer

January 31, 2012

Global natural gas production doubled between 1980 and 2010

January 25, 2012

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

January 20, 2012

Arctic oil and natural gas resources

January 4, 2012

The Strait of Hormuz is the world's most important oil transit chokepoint

December 20, 2011

Rising Asian demand drives global coal consumption growth

December 7, 2011

Asia leads growth in global coal production since 1980

November 25, 2011

Australia world's largest coal exporter, fourth-largest liquefied natural gas exporter

October 20, 2011

Libya resumes natural gas exports to Italy

October 14, 2011

Angolan oil production has doubled since 2003

October 4, 2011

China dominates global coal production

September 30, 2011

Global natural gas prices vary considerably

September 28, 2011

Renewable energy shows strongest growth in global electric generating capacity

September 21, 2011

United Kingdom natural gas and oil production continues decade-long decline

September 19, 2011

China and India account for half of global energy growth through 2035

September 16, 2011

Over 90% of Syrian crude oil exports go to European countries

September 13, 2011

Nigeria, the largest crude oil producer in Africa, is a major source of U.S. imports

September 2, 2011

United States leads world in coal reserves

September 1, 2011

Norway's natural gas exports to continental Europe fell in spring & summer of 2010 & 2011

August 5, 2011

European Union countries reach for higher renewable electricity generation

July 29, 2011

Japanese power companies using more LNG to generate electricity

July 21, 2011

Kuwait, a leading oil exporter, relies on imports of liquefied natural gas

July 15, 2011

Nuclear power has a significant role in the European power generation mix

July 14, 2011

Colombia's oil production at highest level since 1999

June 24, 2011

International Energy Agency members release strategic petroleum stocks

June 22, 2011

U.S. coal exports at highest levels since 1992

June 21, 2011

EIA forecasts increased oil demand, need for additional supply from OPEC producers in 2011

June 17, 2011

EIA highlights key factors in new energy and financial markets web page

June 14, 2011

Canada is the United States' leading crude oil supplier

May 27, 2011

AEO Issues in Focus: Effects of different oil price paths

April 7, 2011

U.K., U.S. spot natural gas prices diverging

April 5, 2011

Shale gas is a global phenomenon

March 30, 2011

Effects of crude oil supply disruptions: how long can they last?

March 29, 2011

Natural gas production in Middle Eastern and North African countries

March 28, 2011

Liquid fuels production in Middle Eastern and North African countries

March 21, 2011

Libya is a major energy exporter, especially to Europe

March 17, 2011

Japan depends significantly on nuclear power to meet its electricity needs

March 9, 2011

Growth in liquids production puts Brazil on world energy stage

March 7, 2011

Libyan supply disruption may have both direct and indirect effects

March 2, 2011

Maritime chokepoints critical to petroleum markets

February 25, 2011

Qatar accounts for a growing share of LNG exports

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