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October 20, 2014

North Dakota aims to reduce natural gas flaring


October 16, 2014

EIA launches expanded winter heating fuels data program for winter 2014-15


October 14, 2014

Newly released heat content data allow for state-to-state natural gas comparisons


October 6, 2014

California drought leads to less hydropower, increased natural gas generation


September 30, 2014

California’s subhourly wholesale electricity market opens to systems outside its footprint


September 29, 2014

New Eagle Ford wells continue to show higher production


September 18, 2014

Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative auction prices continue to rise


September 15, 2014

New petroleum technology revitalizes Powder River Basin oil production


September 11, 2014

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


September 9, 2014

Natural gas, solar, and wind lead power plant capacity additions in first-half 2014


September 8, 2014

Geothermal resources used to produce renewable electricity in western states


September 4, 2014

Four states supply domestic uranium concentrate in 2013


August 15, 2014

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


August 12, 2014

Ohio's Utica Region now included in EIA's monthly Drilling Productivity Report


August 7, 2014

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


August 5, 2014

Marcellus Region production continues growth


July 14, 2014

Flickr page and other tools make EIA data more accessible


July 8, 2014

Wyoming, Gulf of Mexico dominate fossil fuels production on federal and Indian lands


July 1, 2014

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


June 27, 2014

The Columbia River Basin provides more than 40% of total U.S. hydroelectric generation


June 25, 2014

California continues to set daily records for utility scale solar energy


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


June 3, 2014

Recent trends in energy-related CO2 emissions vary across regions and states


June 2, 2014

Domestic production satisfies 84% of total U.S. energy demand in 2013


May 23, 2014

Average retail gasoline price is $3.67 per gallon heading into Memorial Day weekend


May 12, 2014

Many industrial electricity customers are farmers


May 1, 2014

Texas and Rockies natural gas mitigates disruption from Wyoming processing plant explosion


April 18, 2014

Eleven states generated electricity from nonhydro renewables at double U.S. average


April 15, 2014

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


April 8, 2014

Half of power plant capacity additions in 2013 came from natural gas


April 1, 2014

Florida gasoline supply sources and prices reflect broader market shifts


March 31, 2014

Five states and the Gulf of Mexico produce more than 80% of U.S. crude oil


March 21, 2014

Nonmarketed natural gas in North Dakota still rising due to higher total production


February 20, 2014

High cost, oil-fired generation creates potential for shift in Hawaiian electric sources


February 18, 2014

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


February 13, 2014

Severe winter weather threatens East Coast energy infrastructure


February 7, 2014

Reduced water supply forecast affects hydropower outlook in Pacific Northwest


February 6, 2014

Current drought reduces hydro generation forecast for California


February 3, 2014

Lower emissions cap for Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative takes effect in 2014


January 31, 2014

NFL stadiums produce onsite energy with solar PV projects


January 27, 2014

States closer to western mines have lower coal costs


January 24, 2014

EIA now providing more detail on electric capacity additions and retirements


December 19, 2013

State Energy Profiles enhanced and renewables sections added


December 18, 2013

Petroleum's share of Florida's electric generation mix dwindles as natural gas grows


December 17, 2013

Pennsylvania is the fastest-growing natural gas-producing state


December 11, 2013

Existing resource base and policy decisions provide the West with electric fuel diversity


December 9, 2013

Marcellus region to provide 18% of total U.S. natural gas production this month


December 2, 2013

Renewable electricity production grows in Texas


November 27, 2013

Gasoline prices this Thanksgiving lower than a year ago


November 15, 2013

Bakken oil production forecast to top 1 million barrels per day next month


October 31, 2013

EIA's new map layers provide more detailed information on petroleum infrastructure


October 24, 2013

Midcontinent Independent System Operator adding four new electric territories in December


September 9, 2013

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


September 6, 2013

Vermont Yankee nuclear plant closure in 2014 will challenge New England energy markets


September 3, 2013

Transmission upgrades compensate for coal-fired retirements in Ohio electric region


August 23, 2013

West Virginia, southwest Pennsylvania form an integrated natural gas production region


August 19, 2013

EIA publishes state fact sheets on residential energy consumption and characteristics


August 15, 2013

The South anchors growth in use of electricity for air conditioning since 1993


August 1, 2013

Proved reserves of crude oil and natural gas in the United States up sharply in 2011


July 22, 2013

U.S. natural gas spot prices increased during first-half 2013


July 12, 2013

North Dakota sees increases in real GDP per capita following Bakken production


July 3, 2013

Energy sources have changed throughout the history of the United States


June 27, 2013

Midwest gasoline prices returning to normal


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


May 21, 2013

A number of western states increased oil production since 2010


May 10, 2013

Heating oil futures contract now uses ultra-low sulfur diesel fuel


May 7, 2013

President’s proposed budget calls for strategic review of government’s role in TVA


May 1, 2013

State gasoline taxes average 23.5 cents per gallon but vary widely


April 29, 2013

Date of switch to summer-grade gasoline approaches


March 29, 2013

Two Wyoming mines accounted for 20% of U.S. coal production by tons in 2012


March 27, 2013

Rising North Dakota oil production and demand spurs two new refineries


March 26, 2013

Extended nuclear plant outages raise Southern California wholesale power prices


March 21, 2013

Pennsylvania natural gas production rose 69% in 2012 despite reduced drilling activity


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 18, 2013

North Dakota oil production reaches new high in 2012, transported by trucks and railroads


March 14, 2013

Above-normal outages of U.S. nuclear capacity persist at the start of 2013


March 13, 2013

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


March 7, 2013

Heating and cooling no longer majority of U.S. home energy use


February 28, 2013

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


February 22, 2013

California hydro forecast declines on dry weather


February 21, 2013

Dry January lowers the Pacific Northwest water supply forecast for April through September


February 12, 2013

Newer U.S. homes are 30% larger but consume about as much energy as older homes


February 11, 2013

Wind industry installs almost 5,300 MW of capacity in December


January 11, 2013

2012 Brief: Retail gasoline prices vary significantly across the country


December 21, 2012

California’s first greenhouse gas emissions auction sells near minimum price


December 4, 2012

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


November 21, 2012

Wind energy tax credit set to expire at the end of 2012


November 19, 2012

Cost of transporting coal to power plants rose almost 50% in decade


November 16, 2012

Population shifts across U.S. regions affect overall heating and cooling needs


November 15, 2012

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


November 14, 2012

San Onofre nuclear outage contributes to Southern California’s changing generation profile


November 9, 2012

Electricity restored to many in the Northeast but outages persist


November 8, 2012

Non-OPEC oil supply outages remain above year-ago level


November 6, 2012

Illinois coal production pushes Illinois Basin production above five-year range


November 5, 2012

EIA initiates daily gasoline availability survey for metropolitan New York


November 1, 2012

Smart meter deployments continue to rise


October 22, 2012

Explore EIA’s new state energy portal


October 16, 2012

ENERGY STAR homes accounted for 26% of new construction in 2011


October 15, 2012

Adoption of ENERGY STAR equipment varies among appliances


October 9, 2012

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


October 4, 2012

Combined heat and power technology fills an important energy niche


September 19, 2012

Trading Point: Central Appalachian (CAPP) is the nation's benchmark price for eastern coal


September 17, 2012

Municipal solid waste plants convert garbage to electricity


September 14, 2012

Projected Alaska North Slope oil production at risk beyond 2025 if oil prices drop sharply


September 13, 2012

EIA survey shows Gulf Coast plants recovering from hurricane outages


August 22, 2012

Merger of Progress Energy and Duke Energy created largest U.S. electric utility


August 16, 2012

Energy needed to produce aluminum


August 15, 2012

North Dakota crude oil production continues to rise


July 18, 2012

April 2012 sets U.S. monthly record for distillate net exports


July 17, 2012

Uprates can increase U.S. nuclear capacity substantially without building new reactors


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 14, 2012

California's electric power market faces challenges heading into summer


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 6, 2012

Residential Energy Consumption Survey data show decreased energy consumption per household


May 15, 2012

Participation in electric net-metering programs increased sharply in recent years


May 9, 2012

Policies for compensating behind-the-meter generation vary by State


May 2, 2012

Electricity generation from non-hydro renewable sources varies by state


April 30, 2012

Access to alternative transportation fuel stations varies across the lower 48 states


April 27, 2012

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


April 25, 2012

U.S. coal consumption fell while exports increased during the fourth quarter of 2011


April 24, 2012

Project sponsors are seeking Federal approval to export domestic natural gas


April 19, 2012

Natural gas prices near 10-year low amid mild weather, higher supplies in winter 2011-12


April 18, 2012

Sulfur content of heating oil to be reduced in northeastern states


April 16, 2012

U.S. rail carloads of coal in first quarter of 2012 lowest since 1994


April 11, 2012

State-level retail gasoline taxes vary significantly


April 10, 2012

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


April 9, 2012

Shares of electricity generation from renewable energy sources up in many states


April 6, 2012

Regional differences for cost of crude oil to refiners widened in 2011


April 4, 2012

Cushing crude oil inventories rising in 2012


April 3, 2012

Both State and Federal governments have appliance efficiency standards


April 2, 2012

Daily natural gas and power price differences in Mid-Atlantic region reflect constraints


March 22, 2012

EIA provides new breakout of natural gas storage inventories in the Producing Region


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 14, 2012

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


March 13, 2012

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


March 9, 2012

Coal's share of total U.S. electricity generation falls below 40% in November and December


February 23, 2012

Negative prices in wholesale electricity markets indicate supply inflexibilities


February 22, 2012

Pacific Northwest water supply forecast to be near or below normal for 2012


February 21, 2012

Northwest hydroelectric output above five-year range for much of 2011


February 16, 2012

Ohio's fuel mix for power generation is changing


February 15, 2012

Warm weather, low natural gas prices hold down wholesale power prices this winter


February 14, 2012

Retail gasoline prices in the Rocky Mountains fall as U.S. average prices rise


February 13, 2012

U.S. coal production rises slightly in 2011 amid lower domestic demand and higher exports


February 8, 2012

Tight oil, Gulf of Mexico deepwater drive projected increases in U.S. crude oil production


February 7, 2012

PADD regions enable regional analysis of petroleum product supply and movements


February 3, 2012

Most states have Renewable Portfolio Standards


January 31, 2012

Global natural gas production doubled between 1980 and 2010


January 30, 2012

DOE provides detailed offshore wind resource maps


January 27, 2012

New Northeast natural gas pipeline capacity comes on-line


January 26, 2012

Domestic supply of liquid fuels projected to increase, resulting in fewer imports


January 25, 2012

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


January 23, 2012

EIA issues AEO2012 Early Release


January 18, 2012

Liquefied natural gas meets a quarter of New England's average natural gas needs


January 12, 2012

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


December 19, 2011

A quarter of California's electricity comes from outside the state


December 16, 2011

Gas use for power generation leads increase in natural gas use in 2010


December 15, 2011

Market changes contribute to growing Marcellus area spot natural gas trading


December 12, 2011

Electricity tends to flow south in North America


December 9, 2011

Residual fuel consumption in the U.S. continues to decline


December 7, 2011

Asia leads growth in global coal production since 1980


December 6, 2011

Electricity demand changes in predictable patterns


November 30, 2011

EIA releases U.S. fuel ethanol production capacity data


November 23, 2011

Over one-third of natural gas produced in North Dakota is flared or otherwise not marketed


November 22, 2011

North Dakota's oil production has more than quadrupled since 2005


November 21, 2011

Electric systems respond quickly to the sudden loss of supply or demand


November 16, 2011

Rail delivery of crude oil and petroleum products rising


November 15, 2011

Pennsylvania's use of natural gas for power generation has grown rapidly


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


November 2, 2011

Bakken formation oil and gas drilling activity mirrors development in the Barnett


October 27, 2011

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


October 19, 2011

State heating oil and propane program season begins


October 13, 2011

Northeast Home Heating Oil Reserve now focuses on New England


October 11, 2011

Oil and natural gas drilling in Ohio on the rise


October 7, 2011

Gulf Coast oil and natural gas production recover after Tropical Storm Lee


October 4, 2011

China dominates global coal production


September 29, 2011

Markets indicate possible natural gas pipeline constraints in the Northeast this winter


September 27, 2011

California electricity market reacted to the recent San Diego blackout


September 26, 2011

Transmission congestion drives power price division between upstate and downstate New York


September 23, 2011

Ruby Pipeline ramps up rapidly to supply natural gas to Northern California


September 15, 2011

U.S. natural gas processing capacity expands rapidly


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


September 2, 2011

United States leads world in coal reserves


August 30, 2011

Pennsylvania drives Northeast natural gas production growth


August 26, 2011

EIA updates mapping tool relating hurricane path to energy infrastructure


August 24, 2011

Crude oil movements from the Midwest to the Gulf Coast on the rise


August 23, 2011

Wyoming produces almost as much coal as the next seven states combined


August 12, 2011

EIA's SEDS provides detailed data on energy use and expenditures by State


August 8, 2011

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


July 28, 2011

Ruby natural gas pipeline begins service today (July 28, 2011)


July 8, 2011

Hydropower has a long history in the United States


June 23, 2011

EIA provides new information on crude oil storage at Cushing, Oklahoma


May 25, 2011

New natural gas pipeline capacity adds service into Florida


May 19, 2011

Participation lags in most electricity retail choice States


May 18, 2011

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


May 16, 2011

Gases other than carbon dioxide make up nearly 20% of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions


May 12, 2011

Spot price for Central Appalachian coal up since early 2010


May 6, 2011

U.S. households increase use of consumer electronics


April 22, 2011

Seasonal maintenance helps keep power online during summer and winter peaks


April 19, 2011

Residential energy survey provides greater detail on many more States


April 11, 2011

U.S. households are incorporating energy–efficient features


April 6, 2011

Demand for electricity changes through the day


March 31, 2011

Reduced carbon intensity of corn ethanol may increase its consumption in California


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


March 8, 2011

Plentiful water and low natural gas prices cut Northwest wholesale power prices in half


February 16, 2011

U.S. exports of coking coal were nearly triple U.S. consumption in 2010


February 15, 2011

Demand response can lower electric power load when needed


February 14, 2011

The geology of natural gas resources


February 11, 2011

New Texas wholesale power market weathers extreme cold


February 9, 2011

History of energy consumption in the United States, 1775–2009


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