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Posted March 23, 2018Today in Energy

Electricity demand by U.S. manufacturing has declined in recent years ›

Overall electricity use in U.S. manufacturing has declined in recent years, based on data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Many manufacturing establishments have the option of generating their own electricity in addition to pulling directly from the electric grid to run their processes. More

electricity use at manufacturing establishments, as explained in the article text

Source: EIA, based on U.S. Bureau of the Census Annual Survey of Manufactures


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WTI crude oil futures price

3/22/2018: $64.30/barrel

up$3.11 from week earlier
up$16.26 from year earlier

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3/22/2018: $2.617/MMBtu

down$0.064 from week earlier
down$0.394 from year earlier

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3/17/2018: 15.211 million tons

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

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3/16/2018: 1,446 Bcf

down86 Bcf from week earlier
down667 Bcf from year earlier

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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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