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Posted May 24, 2017Today in Energy

Crossover utility vehicles blur distinction between passenger cars and light trucks ›

Light-duty vehicles are generally classified into two groups: passenger cars and light trucks. However, crossover utility vehicles (CUVs)—which appear similar to sport utility vehicles but share design attributes with passenger cars—are blurring the distinction between the two classifications. More

Source: EIA, based on National Highway Traffic Safety Administration


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WTI crude oil futures price

5/23/2017: $51.47/barrels

up$2.81 from week earlier
up$3.39 from year earlier

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5/23/2017: $3.219/MMBtu

down$0.011 from week earlier
up$1.164 from year earlier

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5/22/2017: $2.399/gal

up$0.030 from week earlier
up$0.099 from year earlier

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5/19/2017: 516.3 million barrels 

down4.4 million barrels from week earlier
up10.8 million barrels from year earlier

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5/13/2017: 13.490 million tons

up0.158 million tons from week earlier
up2.017 million tons from year earlier


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