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AEO2016 Early Release: Summary of Two Cases

Release Date: May 17, 2016   |  Full Report Release Date: July 7, 2016   |  Report Number: DOE/EIA-0383ER(2016)


List of Acronyms
AEO Annual Energy Outlook LDV Light-duty vehicle
AEO2013 Annual Energy Outlook 2013 LED Light emitting diode
AEO2014 Annual Energy Outlook 2014 LNG Liquefied natural gas
ATRA American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 LPG Liquefied petroleum gases
b Barrels LRG Liquefied refinery gases
Btu British thermal units MATS Mercury and Air Toxics Standards
CAFE Corporate Average Fuel Economy MECS Manufacturing Energy Consumption Survey
CAIR Clean Air Interstate Rule MMbbl/d Million barrels per day
CO2 Carbon dioxide MMBtu Million Btu
CTL Coal-to-liquids MMst Million short tons
DOE U.S. Department of Energy NEMS National Energy Modeling System
E85 Motor fuel containing up to 85% ethanol NGL Natural gas liquids
EIA U.S. Energy Information Administration NGPL Natural gas plant liquids
EISA2007 Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 OECD Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development
EOR Enhanced oil recovery OPEC Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries
EPA U.S. Environmental Protection Agency PADD Petroleum Administration for Defense District
FFV Flex-fuel vehicle RPS Renewable portfolio standard
GDP Gross domestic product PTC Production tax credit
GHG Greenhouse gas RECS Residential Energy Consumption Survey
GW Gigawatts RFS Renewable fuel standard
HDV Heavy-duty vehicle Tcf Trillion cubic feet
kWh Kilowatthour VMT Vehicle-miles traveled