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Posted March 2, 2021 Today in Energy

Annual U.S. natural gas production decreased by 1% in 2020 ›

U.S. natural gas production—as measured by gross withdrawals—averaged 111.2 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in 2020, down 0.9 billion Bcf/d from 2019 as result of a decline in drilling activity related to low natural gas and oil prices in 2020. More

U.S. annual natural gas production

Source: EIA, Monthly Crude Oil and Natural Gas Production Report, Natural Gas Monthly

Data Highlights

WTI crude oil futures price

3/1/2021: $60.64/barrel

down$0.85 from week earlier
up$15.88 from year earlier

Natural gas futures price

3/1/2021: $2.777/MMBtu

down$0.176 from week earlier
up$1.093 from year earlier

Retail gasoline price

3/1/2021: $2.711/gal

up$0.078 from week earlier
up$0.288 from year earlier

Retail diesel price

3/1/2021: $3.072/gal

up$0.099 from week earlier
up$0.221 from year earlier

Weekly coal production

2/20/2021: 8.821 million tons

down1.047 million tons from week earlier
down2.637 million tons from year earlier