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Posted March 22, 2018Today in Energy

Residential heating oil and propane prices up from last winter ›

Residential heating oil and propane prices have been higher this winter than last winter. U.S. average heating oil and propane prices this season were 17% and 11% higher, respectively, because of slightly higher crude oil prices, colder winter temperatures, and lower fuel inventories than last winter. More

U.S. heating oil and propane prices for residential customers, as explained in the article text

Source: EIA, State Heating Oil and Propane Program


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WTI crude oil futures price

3/21/2018: $65.17/barrel

up$4.21 from week earlier
up$17.83 from year earlier

Natural gas futures price

3/21/2018: $2.638/MMBtu

down$0.093 from week earlier
down$0.455 from year earlier

Weekly coal production

3/17/2018: 15.211 million tons

up0.397 million tons from week earlier
up1.204 million tons from year earlier

Natural gas inventories

3/16/2018: 1,446 Bcf

down86 Bcf from week earlier
down667 Bcf from year earlier

Crude oil inventories

3/16/2018: 428.3 million barrels

down2.6 million barrels from week earlier
down104.8 million barrels from year earlier


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