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State Energy Data System: Coal through 2018

Feb 21, 2020
Annual state-level estimates of coal consumption, prices, and expenditures

ISO-NE announces results for the 14th Forward Capacity Market auction

Feb 21, 2020
On February 5, 2020, the Independent System Operator for New England (ISO-NE) announced the results of its 14th annual Forward Capacity Market (FCM) auction. ISO-NE holds the auctions to ensure that the New England power system will have sufficient electricity supply resources to meet the future demand for electricity. In this most recent auction, ISO-NE secured electric generating capacity covering June 1, 2023, through May 31, 2024.

State Energy Profiles: New monthly data for November and December 2019, new annual data, and updated Analyses and Quick Facts

Feb 20, 2020
New monthly data are available for

  • Electricity
  • Petroleum
  • Natural gas
  • Coal
New annual data are available for
  • Average temperature and precipitation
  • Alternative fueling stations
  • Fuel ethanol consumption

In addition, Analyses and Quick Facts have been updated for

  • Arizona
  • New Mexico
  • Utah
  • Wyoming

Monthly Densified Biomass Fuel Report

Feb 20, 2020
This report contains data for wood pellet and other densified biomass fuel production, sales, and inventory levels from 84 operating manufacturers of densified biomass fuel in the United States. Facilities with an annual capacity of 10,000 tons or more per year are required to report monthly.

EIA forecasts that total working natural gas stocks will end the 2019–20 heating season at the highest level since 2017

Feb 20, 2020
In the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) February Energy Outlook (STEO), EIA forecasts the Lower 48 working natural gas in storage (stocks) will end the 2019–20 heating season (November 1–March 31) at 1,935 billion cubic feet (Bcf), or 243 Bcf more than the five-year average. In the forecast, net injections during the refill season (April 1–October 31) will bring working gas stocks to about 4,029 Bcf, which would be the most natural gas in U.S. inventory on record as of the end of October 2020.

Drilling Productivity Report

Feb 18, 2020
The Drilling Productivity Report (DPR) uses recent data on the total number of drilling rigs in operation along with estimates of drilling productivity and estimated changes in production from existing oil and natural gas wells to provide estimated changes in oil and natural gas production for seven key regions.

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Wholesale Electricity Market Data

Feb 13, 2020
This site contains spreadsheets with wholesale electricity and natural gas data from eight major trading hubs that cover most regions of the United States. The data are through February 11, 2020 and are republished, with permission, from the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE).

Domestic Uranium Production Report – Quarterly

Feb 13, 2020
Fourth-quarter 2019 update of uranium production in the United States and operating status of U.S. uranium mills and plants.

Short-Term Energy Outlook

Feb 11, 2020
EIA expects global petroleum and liquid fuels demand will average 100.3 million barrels per day (b/d) in the first quarter of 2020. This demand level is 0.9 million b/d less than forecast in the January STEO and reflects both the effects of the coronavirus and warmer-than-normal January temperatures across much of the northern hemisphere. EIA now expects global petroleum and liquid fuels demand will rise by 1.0 million b/d in 2020, which is lower than the forecast increase in the January STEO of 1.3 million b/d in 2020, and by 1.5 million b/d in 2021.

State Energy Data System: Nuclear energy through 2018

Feb 7, 2020
Annual state-level estimates of nuclear energy consumption, prices, and expenditures.

Petroleum Marketing Monthly

Feb 3, 2020
The February 2020 Petroleum Marketing Monthly (PMM), with data through November 2019, presents monthly and annual price and volume statistics covering crude oil and refined petroleum products sales in the United States.

State Energy Data System: Motor gasoline, fuel ethanol, and aviation gasoline through 2018

Jan 31, 2020
Annual state-level estimates of motor gasoline and aviation gasoline consumption, prices, and expenditures and fuel ethanol consumption.

Company Level Imports

Jan 31, 2020
Imports data at the company level collected from Form EIA-814, Monthly Imports Report.

Monthly Biodiesel Production Report

Jan 31, 2020
Monthly national and regional biodiesel production data for November 2019. In addition to biodiesel production, data included producer sales, producer stocks, and feedstock inputs.

U.S. Movements of Crude Oil By Rail

Jan 31, 2020
Monthly data on rail movements of crude oil have been updated for November 2019. Crude oil movements by rail have significantly increased during the past five years. The data on crude-by-rail (CBR) movements are also fully integrated with EIA’s existing monthly petroleum supply statistics, which already include crude oil movements by pipeline, tanker, and barge.

Natural Gas Monthly

Jan 31, 2020
In November 2019, for the 31st consecutive month, dry natural gas production increased year to year for the month. The preliminary level for dry natural gas production in November 2019 was 2,896 billion cubic feet (Bcf), or 96.5 Bcf/d. This level was 7.4 Bcf/d (8.3%) higher than the November 2018 level of 89.2 Bcf/d. The average daily rate of dry production was the highest for any month since EIA began tracking monthly dry production in 1997.

Monthly Crude Oil and Natural Gas Production

Jan 31, 2020
These monthly production estimates are based on data from Form EIA-914, Monthly Crude Oil, Lease Condensate, and Natural Gas Production Report.

Petroleum Supply Monthly

Jan 31, 2020
Supply and disposition of crude oil and petroleum products on a national and regional level. The data describe production, imports and exports, movements, and inventories.

Weekly net withdrawals from working gas stocks top 200 Bcf

Jan 30, 2020
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Lower 48 states’ net withdrawals from storage of 201 billion cubic feet (Bcf) for the week ending January 24, 2020. This week’s estimate is the largest net withdrawal from stocks so far in the 2019–20 heating season (October 31–March 1) and the largest total net withdrawal from working gas since EIA’s February 1, 2019 report last winter.

Wholesale Electricity Market Data

Jan 30, 2020
This site contains spreadsheets with wholesale electricity and natural gas data from eight major trading hubs that cover most regions of the United States. The data are through January 28, 2020, and are republished, with permission, from the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE).

Oil and Gas County Code Master List

Jan 30, 2020
The County Code Master List (CCML) provides standard county name spellings and codes for use in Form EIA-23L, Annual Report of Domestic Oil and Natural Gas Reserves.

ISO-New England’s annual Forward Capacity Market auction set to take place on February 3, 2020

Jan 29, 2020
On Monday, February 3, 2020, the Independent System Operator for New England (ISO-NE) will open its annual Forward Capacity Market (FCM) auction. ISO-NE uses the FCM auctions to ensure that the New England power system will have sufficient resources to meet future demand for electricity. Owners of various resources compete in the annual auctions to obtain a Capacity Supply Obligation (CSO) in exchange for receiving a market-priced capacity payment. The payments provide incentives for investing in new resources and also provide a stable revenue stream for existing power resources that help meet peak load on the system.

Natural gas use for power generation is a key part of the natural gas supply and demand balance, even in winter

Jan 29, 2020
Estimated daily natural gas use for power generation has averaged about 28.4 billion cubic per day (Bcf/d) so far this winter (November 1, 2019–January 29, 2020) and is up about 3 Bcf/d, or 12%, compared with the same period in 2018–19. Power burn, estimated based on S&P Global Platts data, reached 34 Bcf/d on January 20, 2020, the second-highest natural gas use for power during a day in the winter.

Annual Energy Outlook 2020

Jan 29, 2020
EIA's Annual Energy Outlook 2020 provides modeled projections of domestic energy markets through 2050, and it includes cases with different assumptions about macroeconomic growth, world oil prices, future costs of renewable power generation technologies, and technological progress.

Monthly Energy Review

Jan 28, 2020
The Monthly Energy Review is EIA's comprehensive report on recent and historical energy statistics. Preliminary data for October 2019 indicate that U.S. renewable energy consumption totaled 924 trillion British thermal units (Btu), which accounted for 12% of U.S. total primary energy consumption.

Electric Power Monthly

Jan 27, 2020
Data in the January 2020 Electric Power Monthly (EPM) are for November 2019, during which net generation in the United States fell 1.7% from the November 2018 level. Consumption of natural gas for power generation was up 7.5% compared with November 2018. The average residential retail price of electricity for November 2019 was up 1.1% from what it had been in November 2018.

Electricity Monthly Update

Jan 27, 2020
This month’s Electric Monthly Update contains data for November 2019 and a feature article about how major coal-generating unit retirements in 2019 continued a decade-long trend towards reduced coal capacity.

Working gas stocks are at their highest mid-winter level since 2017

Jan 24, 2020
Halfway through the 2019–20 winter heat season, underground working natural gas stocks for the Lower 48 states totaled 2,947 billion cubic feet (Bcf) as of Friday, January 17, 2020. Cumulative net withdrawals from working gas totaled 782 Bcf as of January 17, which is the lowest cumulative total at this point in a heating season since 2011 and 29% less than the previous five-year average. Lower 48 states’ working gas stocks are now 251 Bcf, or 9%, higher than the five-year average, which is the largest surplus to a five-year average since May 2017.

State Energy Data System: Electricity retail sales through 2018

Jan 24, 2020
This data source contains annual state-level estimates of electricity consumption, prices, and expenditures.

Prime Supplier Report

Jan 23, 2020
The Prime Supplier Report presents data through November 2019 on Form EIA-782C, Monthly Report of Prime Supplier Sales of Petroleum Products Sold for Local Consumption. These data measure primary product deliveries into the states where they are locally marketed and consumed..


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Hourly electricity consumption varies throughout the day and across seasons

average hourly U.S. electricity load during typical week
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, U.S. Hourly Electric Grid Monitor
Note: Data shown represent the average aggregate U.S. hourly load (Eastern Standard Time) by day of the week for the months indicated between 2015 and 2019.

The electricity consumed in a given period (often referred to as electricity load) varies throughout the year in somewhat predictable patterns. Total U.S. hourly electricity load is generally highest in the summer months when demand peaks in the afternoon as households and businesses are using air conditioning on hot days. During the winter months, hourly electricity load is less variable but peaks in both the morning and the evening. Load is generally lowest in the spring and autumn when homes and businesses have less need for space heating or cooling.

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