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May 2012

May 31, 2012

Coal stockpiles above five-year range in first quarter of 2012


May 30, 2012

Japan’s use of thermal generation is up since March 2011 due to nuclear plant outages


May 29, 2012

Seasonal hydroelectric output drives down wholesale electricity prices in the West


May 25, 2012

Asian demand spurs U.S. net exports of petroleum coke to higher levels in early 2012


May 24, 2012

OPEC spare capacity in the first quarter of 2012 at lowest level since 2008


May 23, 2012

Horizontal drilling boosts Pennsylvania’s natural gas production


May 22, 2012

Electricity storage can smooth out moment-to-moment variations in electricity demand


May 21, 2012

Electricity storage can take advantage of daily price variations


May 18, 2012

Warm weather and low natural gas prices dampen spot electricity prices this winter


May 17, 2012

Global generation capacity for nuclear power has grown to over 346 gigawatts since 1955


May 16, 2012

Natural gas consumption reflects shifting sectoral patterns


May 15, 2012

Participation in electric net-metering programs increased sharply in recent years


May 14, 2012

State electric retail choice programs are popular with commercial and industrial customers


May 11, 2012

EIA provides new information on planned natural gas pipelines and storage facilities


May 10, 2012

Over the past decade, lighting became more efficient across all sectors


May 9, 2012

Policies for compensating behind-the-meter generation vary by State


May 8, 2012

U.S. nuclear outages back within five-year range


May 7, 2012

EIA publishes monthly biodiesel production data for 2010 and 2011


May 4, 2012

A Clean Energy Standard could reduce power sector carbon dioxide emissions


May 3, 2012

Renewable utility-scale electricity production differs by fuel among states


May 2, 2012

Electricity generation from non-hydro renewable sources varies by state


May 1, 2012

Wholesale electricity prices spike in Texas


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