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March 2016

March 31, 2016

Australia's Gorgon, one of the world's largest LNG terminals, ships first cargo

March 30, 2016

EIA report shows decline in cost of U.S. oil and gas wells since 2012

March 29, 2016

U.S. production of hydrocarbon gas liquids expected to increase through 2017

March 28, 2016

United Kingdom increases oil production in 2015, but new field development declines

March 25, 2016

U.S. petroleum product exports continue to increase

March 24, 2016

EIA reviews and enhances data and projections for wind and solar electricity

March 23, 2016

Wind adds the most electric generation capacity in 2015, followed by natural gas and solar

March 22, 2016

Wells drilled since start of 2014 provided nearly half of Lower 48 oil production in 2015

March 21, 2016

As coal stockpiles at power plants rise, shippers are reducing coal railcar loadings

March 18, 2016

Demand trends, prices, and policies drive recent electric generation capacity additions

March 17, 2016

High production, low prices mean little change in natural gas storage capacity

March 16, 2016

Natural gas expected to surpass coal in mix of fuel used for U.S. power generation in 2016

March 15, 2016

Hydraulic fracturing accounts for about half of current U.S. crude oil production

March 14, 2016

Total electricity sales fell in 2015 for 5th time in past 8 years

March 11, 2016

Crude oil shipments by rail from Midwest to coastal regions decline

March 10, 2016

U.S. ethanol exports exceed 800 million gallons for second year in a row

March 9, 2016

U.S. oil production continues to decline, and is now below its year-ago level

March 8, 2016

Coal made up more than 80% of retired electricity generating capacity in 2015

March 7, 2016

U.S. coal exports declined 23% in 2015, as coal imports remained steady

March 4, 2016

Growth in domestic natural gas production leads to development of LNG export terminals

March 3, 2016

Crescent Dunes concentrating solar plant begins producing electricity

March 2, 2016

California wholesale gasoline price falls before switch to summer-grade gasoline

March 1, 2016

Solar, natural gas, wind make up most 2016 generation additions

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