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Posted September 28, 2023 Today in Energy

Weather events have reduced our forecast of U.S. hydropower generation by 6% this year ›

Weather events in the U.S. Northwest this past spring and summer led to lower water supply, prompting us to reduce our forecast of U.S. hydropower generation by 6% this year compared with last year. More

annual hydropower generation, United States

Data source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Short-Term Energy Outlook, September 2023

Data Highlights

WTI crude oil futures price

9/27/2023: $93.68/barrel

up$3.40 from week earlier
up$15.18 from year earlier

Natural gas futures price

9/27/2023: $2.764/MMBtu

up$0.031 from week earlier
down$3.887 from year earlier

Natural gas inventories

9/22/2023: 3,359 Bcf

up90 Bcf from week earlier
up397 Bcf from year earlier

Crude oil inventories

9/22/2023: 416.3 million barrels

down2.2 million barrels from week earlier
down14.3 million barrels from year earlier

Weekly coal production

9/23/2023: 11.824 million tons

down0.078 million tons from week earlier
down0.703 million tons from year earlier


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