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U.S. Biodiesel Plant Production Capacity

Oct 23, 2020
The U.S. Energy Information Administration released its annual U.S. Biodiesel Plant Production Capacity report. The new report contains data for all operating U.S. biodiesel plants as of January 1, 2020.

State Energy Data System: Jet Fuel Through 2019

Oct 23, 2020
Annual state-level estimates of energy consumption, prices, and expenditures for jet fuel.

The Energy Efficiency Gap and Energy Price Responsiveness in Food Processing

Oct 22, 2020
This report estimates stochastic frontier energy demand functions with non-public, plant-level data from the U.S. Census Bureau to measure the energy efficiency gap and energy price elasticities in the food processing industry. Estimates of the energy efficiency gap are smaller but empirically more reasonable when using this new estimation methodology. Own-prices are generally inelastic with little evidence of fuel or electricity substitution.

Wholesale Electricity Market Data

Oct 22, 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 October 20, 2020 and are republished, with permission, from the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE).

Prime Supplier Report

Oct 21, 2020
The Prime Supplier Report presents data through August 2020 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.

Monthly Densified Biomass Fuel Report

Oct 21, 2020
This report contains data for wood pellet and other densified biomass fuel production, sales, and inventory levels from 83 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.

Electric Power Annual 2019

Oct 21, 2020
The Electric Power Annual 2019 (EPA2019) report is now available with final data through 2019. The EPA2019 presents 11 years (2009–19) of national-level data on electricity generating capacity, electricity generation and useful thermal output, fuel receipts, consumption, and emissions. The EPA2019 discontinues Tables 8.5 through 8.13.B. Table 8.5, Revenue and Expense Statistics for U.S. Cooperative Borrower-Owned Electric Utilities, is dependent on non-EIA data that EIA has not been able to obtain since the 2010 data year. Tables 8.6.A–8.13.B, which focus on North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) Assessment Area data, were dependent on Form EIA-411 data. EIA discontinued the EIA-411 data collection effective in March 2020. These data are, however, still being collected by NERC.

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New renewable energy consumption by source and sector chart for 2019

Oct 16, 2020
EIA’s new U.S. primary renewable energy consumption by source and sector chart shows the distribution, by both energy source and sector, of the record-high 11.5 quadrillion British thermal units (Btu) of U.S. renewable energy consumed in 2019.

State Energy Portal: Updated Analyses and Quick Facts

Oct 15, 2020

EIA updated Analyses and Quick Facts for

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland
  • Virginia
  • West Virginia

Monthly Solar Photovoltaic Module Shipments Report

Oct 15, 2020
This report contains monthly summary data for the photovoltaic industry in the United States. Data include manufacturing, imports, and exports of modules in the United States and its territories. Summary data include volumes in peak kilowatts and average prices. Where possible, imports and exports are listed by country, and shipments to the United States are listed by state.

Handbook of Energy Modeling Methods

Oct 14, 2020
EIA’s new Handbook of Energy Modeling Methods explains, in plain language, the processes EIA uses to produce long- and short-term projections of key energy market statistics. Today EIA released Handbook documentation for most of the World Energy Projection System (WEPS), along with some parts of the National Energy Modeling System (NEMS) and the Short-Term Energy Forecasting System (STIFS). Additional Handbook sections will become available in the coming months.

International Energy Outlook 2020

Oct 14, 2020
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its International Energy Outlook 2020 (IEO2020) report today, focusing on how market conditions might affect electricity markets in three high-growth regions: Asia, India, and Africa. How these regions choose to meet growing electricity demand will have significant implications for international energy trade and economic development.

Drilling Productivity Report

Oct 13, 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.

Wholesale Electricity Market Data

Oct 8, 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 October 6, 2020 and are republished, with permission, from the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE).

2019 Annual State Historical Spreadsheets

Oct 6, 2020
This site contains annual historical spreadsheets with retail electricity sales, revenue, customers and price data from the 2019 Form EIA-861. The files contain state-level and U.S. total-level data for electricity sales, revenue, and customer and price, by sector. The data covers the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Short-Term Energy Outlook

Oct 6, 2020
EIA forecasts that average household expenditures for all major home heating fuels, except heating oil, will increase this winter largely because of higher expected energy consumption. Average increases vary by fuel. Compared with last winter, EIA forecasts natural gas expenditures will increase by 6%, electricity by 7%, and propane by 14%. Home heating oil expenditures in EIA’s forecast fall by 10%, driven primarily by a combination of low crude oil prices and high distillate fuel oil supplies heading into the winter. EIA generally expects more space heating demand this winter compared with last winter based on forecasts from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) that indicate colder winter temperatures. U.S. average heating degree days in this forecast are 5% higher than last winter. In addition, EIA expects that ongoing 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) mitigation efforts and more people working and attending school at home will contribute to higher levels of home heating use this winter than in previous years (Winter Fuels Outlook).

Annual Coal Report 2019

Oct 5, 2020
The Annual Coal Report (ACR) provides annual data on U.S. coal production, number of mines, productive capacity, recoverable reserves, employment, productivity, consumption, stocks, and prices. All data for 2019 and previous years are final.

2019 Annual Electric Sales and Revenue Data

Oct 5, 2020
This page presents spreadsheets with retail sales and revenue data from the 2019 Form EIA-861, Annual Electric Power Industry Report, most recently updated on October 5, 2020. The files contain data on electricity sales, revenue, and price. Form EIA-861 covers the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Annual Coal Distribution Report 2019

Oct 5, 2020
The Annual Coal Distribution Report (ACDR) provides detailed information on U.S. domestic coal distribution data (excluding waste coal and imports) for 2019 by coal-origin state, coal-destination state, mode of transportation, and consuming sector. In addition, the report summarizes foreign coal distribution by coal-producing state. All data for 2019 are final, and this report supersedes the data published in the four Quarterly Coal Distribution Reports previously issued for 2019.

Quarterly Coal Distribution Report (QCDR)—Second-Quarter 2020

Oct 1, 2020
The Quarterly Coal Distribution Report (QCDR) provides detailed U.S. domestic coal distribution data (excluding waste coal and imports) for second-quarter 2020 by coal-origin state, coal-destination state, mode of transportation, and consuming sector. Quarterly coal distribution data for all quarters are preliminary and will be updated in the corresponding Annual Coal Distribution Report.

Petroleum Marketing Monthly

Oct 1, 2020
The October 2020 Petroleum Marketing Monthly (PMM), with data through July 2020 presents monthly and annual price and volume statistics covering crude oil and refined petroleum products sales in the United States.

Quarterly Coal Report (QCR)—Second-Quarter 2020

Oct 1, 2020
U.S. coal production during the second quarter of 2020 totaled 115.2 million short tons (MMst), which was 22.7% lower than the previous quarter and 35.9% lower than the second quarter of 2019. Second-quarter 2020 U.S. coal exports (14.8 MMst) decreased 26% from the first-quarter 2020 level and decreased 43% from the second-quarter 2019 level. U.S. coal imports in the second quarter of 2020 totaled 1.1 MMst. All data for 2019 and previous years are final. All data for 2020 are preliminary.

India Country Analysis Brief

Sep 30, 2020
India was the third-largest energy consumer in the world after China and the United States in 2019, and despite having notable fossil fuel resources, the country has become increasingly dependent on energy imports. The country has moved away from traditional biomass and waste over the past several years as the availability of electricity connections spread for the residential and commercial sectors.

China Country Analysis Brief

Sep 30, 2020
China is the world's most populous country with a fast-growing economy that has led it to be the largest energy consumer and producer in the world. Rapidly increasing energy demand, especially for petroleum and other liquids and natural gas, has made China influential in world energy markets. Although a majority of China’s energy is from coal, the country is diversifying its energy portfolio to curtail heavy air pollution and use more cleaner burning fuels.

Natural Gas Monthly

Sep 30, 2020
This issue contains extensive revisions to data for 2017, 2018, 2019, and year-to-date 2020 because of benchmarking to annual data published in the Natural Gas Annual 2019 (NGA). These revisions primarily apply to statistics on production, underground storage, consumption, and prices by sector. A detailed description of the revisions and benchmarking process is in Appendix C of the Natural Gas Monthly (NGM).

Petroleum Supply Monthly

Sep 30, 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.

Monthly Biodiesel Production Report

Sep 30, 2020
Monthly national and regional biodiesel production data for July 2020. In addition to biodiesel production, data included producer sales, producer stocks, and feedstock inputs.

2019 Natural Gas Annual

Sep 30, 2020
The 2019 Natural Gas Annual shows both U.S. dry natural gas production and consumption rose to record highs in 2019. Domestic dry natural gas production in 2019 was 34.0 trillion cubic feet (Tcf), or 93.1 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d), and 10.4% higher than the 2018 level of 84.3 Bcf/d. Texas saw the largest volumetric increase in annual dry natural gas production, increasing 15.3%, from 19.3 Bcf/d in 2018 to 22.2 Bcf/d in 2019. Pennsylvania saw the second-largest increase in production, increasing 10.1%, from 16.9 Bcf/d in 2018 to 18.6 Bcf/d in 2019. Wyoming saw the largest decline in production, decreasing 10.6% from 4.3 Bcf/d in 2018 to 3.9 Bcf/d in 2019.

U.S. Movements of Crude Oil By Rail

Sep 30, 2020
Monthly data on rail movements of crude oil have been updated for July 2020. 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.

U.S. Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions, 2019

Sep 30, 2020
U.S. Energy Information Administration releases its online analysis of 2019 energy-related carbon dioxide emissions today. It indicates U.S. carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from the consumption of fossil fuels were 5,180 million metric tons (MMmt) CO2 in 2019, a decrease of 2.8% (150 MMmt) from the 2018 level. Since 2007, energy-related CO2 emissions have declined in 8 of the last 12 years. This analysis is based on data contained in the August 2019 Monthly Energy Review.

Monthly Crude Oil and Natural Gas Production

Sep 30, 2020
These monthly production estimates are based on data from Form EIA-914, Monthly Crude Oil, Lease Condensate, and Natural Gas Production Report.

Company Level Imports

Sep 30, 2020
Imports data at the company level collected from Form EIA-814, Monthly Imports Report.

Southern California working natural gas inventories up year over year

Sep 28, 2020
As of September 27, working natural gas inventories held by Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) were about 79 billion cubic feet (Bcf), or 6 Bcf greater than this time last year, according to SoCalGas’ public electronic bulletin board. SoCalGas storage was about 94% full. Although SoCalGas working gas stocks were slightly lower than 2018 levels, they were more than 16 Bcf higher than levels in 2016 and in 2017.


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Utility-scale battery storage costs decreased nearly 70% between 2015 and 2018

U.S. average installed utility-scale battery storage cost
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Annual Electric Generator Report
Note: Only includes capacity with available cost data. Puerto Rico is excluded.

The average energy capacity cost of utility-scale battery storage in the United States has rapidly decreased from $2,152 per kilowatthour (kWh) in 2015 to $625/kWh in 2018. Battery storage systems store electricity produced by generators or pulled directly from the electric power grid and redistribute the power later as needed. At the end of 2018, the United States had 869 megawatts (MW) of installed battery power capacity (the maximum amount of power a battery can provide at a given moment) and 1,236 megawatthours (MWh) of battery energy capacity (the total amount of energy that can be stored by a battery).

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