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December 2018

December 31, 2018

China surpassed the United States as the world’s largest crude oil importer in 2017

December 28, 2018

U.S. coal consumption in 2018 expected to be the lowest in 39 years

December 27, 2018

Most utility-scale fixed-tilt solar photovoltaic systems are tilted 20 degrees-30 degrees

December 26, 2018

In 2016, U.S. energy expenditures per unit GDP were the lowest since at least 1970

December 24, 2018

The United States is now the largest global crude oil producer

December 21, 2018

Carbon dioxide emissions from the U.S. power sector have declined 28% since 2005

December 20, 2018

Hydraulically fractured horizontal wells account for most new oil and natural gas wells

December 19, 2018

Almost all power plants that retired in the past decade were powered by fossil fuels

December 18, 2018

EIA’s residential energy survey now includes estimates for more than 20 new end uses

December 17, 2018

EIA now publishes petroleum export data by U.S. region of origin and destination country

December 14, 2018

Coming changes in marine fuel sulfur limits will affect global oil markets

December 13, 2018

South Korea stopped importing condensate from Iran before receiving sanctions waivers

December 12, 2018

For one week in November, the U.S. was a net exporter of crude oil and petroleum products

December 11, 2018

Changes in coal sector led to less SO2 and NOx emissions from electric power industry

December 10, 2018

U.S. liquefied natural gas export capacity to more than double by the end of 2019

December 7, 2018

November U.S. natural gas prices increased beyond previous market expectations

December 6, 2018

EPA finalizes Renewable Fuel Standard for 2019, reflecting cellulosic biofuel shortfalls

December 4, 2018

U.S. coal consumption in 2018 expected to be the lowest in 39 years

December 3, 2018

Pipeline constraints, refinery maintenance push Western Canadian crude oil prices lower

January 2019 › ‹ November 2018