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What are the major sources and users of energy in the United States?

The major energy sources in the United States are petroleum (oil), natural gas, coal, nuclear, and renewable energy. The major users are residential and commercial buildings, industry, transportation, and electric power generation. The pattern of fuel use varies widely by sector.


 Short-Term Energy Outlook

Released September 9, 2014 | Next Release: October 7, 2014

EIA's monthly energy projections through 2015. Includes oil supply and consumption projections and price projections for crude oil, gasoline, diesel, and heating oil. The Market Prices and Uncertainty Report is a regular monthly supplement to the Short-Term Energy Outlook.

Monthly Energy Review report cover imageMonthly Energy Review

Released August 27, 2014

A report of recent energy statistics. This publication includes total energy production, consumption, and trade; energy prices; overviews of petroleum, natural gas, coal, electricity, nuclear energy, renewable energy, and international energy, as well as financial and environmental indicators; and data unit conversion values.

Annual Energy Outlook 2014 cover Annual Energy Outlook 2014

Released May 7, 2014 | Next Early Release: December 2014

Projections in the Annual Energy Outlook 2014 (AEO2014) Reference case focus on the factors that shape U.S. energy markets through 2040.

States cover imageState Energy Data System: Complete Set of State-Level Estimates Through 2011

Released June 28, 2013

Annual state-level estimates by energy source and sector of total energy production and consumption from 1960 through 2011 and prices and expenditures from 1970 through 2011.

Small image of Annual Energy Review cover. Annual Energy Review

Released September 27, 2012

A report of annual energy statistics for 2011. Included are total energy production, consumption, trade, petroleum, natural gas, coal, electricity, nuclear energy, renewable energy, international energy, financial, environmental indicators, and data unit conversion tables.