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Posted March 23, 2017Today in Energy

Brazil has the third-largest electricity sector in the Americas ›

Brazil generates the third-highest amount of electricity in the Americas, behind only the United States and Canada. In 2016, Brazil had an installed generating capacity of 137 gigawatts (GW) and generated 560 billion kilowatt hours of electricity. More

Source: EIA, International Energy Outlook 2016


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WTI crude oil futures price

3/22/2017: $48.04/barrels

down$0.82 from week earlier
up$6.59 from year earlier

Natural gas futures price

3/22/2017: $3.011/MMBtu

up$0.030 from week earlier
up$1.148 from year earlier

Weekly coal production

3/18/2017: 14.050 million tons

down0.653 million tons from week earlier
up0.904 million tons from year earlier

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3/17/2017: 2,092 Bcf

down150 Bcf from week earlier
down399 Bcf from year earlier

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3/17/2017: 533.1 million barrels

up5.0 million barrels from week earlier
up31.6 million barrels from year earlier


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