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Posted July 22, 2024 Today in Energy ›

U.S. wholesale natural gas spot prices fell to record lows in first half 2024 ›

The average monthly wholesale spot natural gas price at the U.S. benchmark Henry Hub fell by 20% to $2.56 per million British thermal units (MMBtu) between January and June of this year, according to data from Refinitiv Eikon. In January, the Henry Hub price averaged $3.18/MMBtu, then dropped to $1.49/MMBtu in March, marking the lowest average monthly inflation-adjusted price since at least 1997. In addition, prices from February through April 2024 were the lowest ever recorded for these months. More

monthly average Henry Hub natural gas prices

Data source: Refinitiv Eikon

Data Highlights

Retail gasoline price

7/22/2024: $3.471/gal

down$0.025 from week earlier
down$0.125 from year earlier

Retail diesel price

7/22/2024: $3.779/gal

down$0.047 from week earlier
down$0.126 from year earlier

Weekly coal production

7/13/2024: 9.210 million tons

up1.008 million tons from week earlier
down1.709 million tons from year earlier