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Posted January 17, 2020 Today in Energy

EIA expects U.S. energy-related CO2 emissions to decrease annually through 2021 ›

In its latest Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO), released on January 14, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) forecasts year-over-year decreases in energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions through 2021. After decreasing by 2.1% in 2019, energy-related CO2 emissions will decrease by 2.0% in 2020 and again by 1.5% in 2021 for a third consecutive year of declines. More

U.S. energy-related co2 emissions

Source: EIA, Short-Term Energy Outlook, January 2020

Data Highlights

WTI crude oil futures price

1/16/2020: $58.52/barrel

down$1.04 from week earlier
up$6.21 from year earlier

Natural gas futures price

1/16/2020: $2.077/MMBtu

down$0.089 from week earlier
down$1.307 from year earlier

Weekly coal production

1/11/2020: 12.934 million tons

up0.567 million tons from week earlier
down2.906 million tons from year earlier

Natural gas inventories

1/10/2020: 3,039 Bcf

down109 Bcf from week earlier
up494 Bcf from year earlier

Crude oil inventories

1/10/2020: 428.5 million barrels

down2.5 million barrels from week earlier
down8.5 million barrels from year earlier