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February 1, 2024

Red Sea attacks increase shipping times and freight rates

November 16, 2023

Less than one-third of U.S. commercial buildings were all-electric in 2018

September 6, 2023

Heating U.S. commercial buildings is most energy intensive in cold climates

August 28, 2023

Food service buildings are highly energy intensive

August 22, 2023

Commercial energy use increased in eight states in 2021 over pre-pandemic levels

July 27, 2023

Cooling commercial buildings is six times more energy-intensive in hot climates than cold

April 24, 2023

2018 CBECS used new technology to virtually list buildings and collect data

April 12, 2023

U.S. natural gas consumption reached multiyear lows this past January and February

April 3, 2023

U.S. energy consumption increases between 0% and 15% by 2050

January 17, 2023

U.S. commercial buildings consumed more fuel for space heating than anything else in 2018

October 25, 2022

Homes and buildings in the West and Northeast have the largest share of small-scale solar

October 4, 2022

Residential and commercial natural gas prices reach multiyear highs in 2022

September 29, 2022

U.S. commercial buildings continued to increase their energy efficiency as of 2018

August 29, 2022

2020 inflation-adjusted U.S. energy expenditures lowest since 2002

November 30, 2021

Warehouses were the most common U.S. commercial building type as of 2018

November 5, 2021

Use of electricity in houses to grow more quickly in developing economies

November 2, 2021

U.S. consumption and production of natural gas decreased while exports grew in 2020

October 4, 2021

By 2018, LEDs had become the second-most common lighting in U.S. commercial buildings

September 15, 2021

Hurricane Ida caused at least 1.2 million electricity customers to lose power

September 10, 2021

U.S. natural gas consumption to decline through 2022, led by the electric power sector

July 6, 2021

U.S. fossil fuel consumption fell by 9% in 2020, the lowest level in nearly 30 years

May 25, 2021

EIA expects more electricity consumption this summer as economy recovers from pandemic

May 7, 2021

Average Texas electricity prices were higher in February 2021 due to a severe winter storm

April 28, 2021

EIA expects commercial energy use to grow more slowly than floorspace

April 12, 2021

U.S. energy-related CO2 emissions declined by 11% in 2020

April 5, 2021

U.S. energy consumption fell by a record 7% in 2020

March 10, 2021

U.S. natural gas consumption was lower in 2020 in all sectors except electric power

December 31, 2020

U.S. renewable energy consumption surpasses coal for the first time in over 130 years

December 3, 2020

Commercial buildings have gotten larger in the United States, with implications for energy

October 19, 2020

The United States consumed a record amount of renewable energy in 2019

September 10, 2020

In 2018, U.S. energy expenditures increased for the second consecutive year

July 31, 2020

U.S. homes and businesses receive natural gas mostly from local distribution companies

June 30, 2020

Stay-at-home orders led to less commercial and industrial electricity use in April

June 29, 2020

U.S. commercial crude oil inventories reach all-time high

June 16, 2020

U.S. coal consumption continues to decline across all sectors

May 28, 2020

U.S. renewable energy consumption surpasses coal for the first time in over 130 years

May 22, 2020

Daytime electricity demand in New York City most affected by COVID-19 mitigation actions

May 7, 2020

Daily electricity demand impacts from COVID-19 mitigation efforts differ by region

May 6, 2020

Daily electricity demand in New York falls about 13% after COVID-19 mitigation efforts

March 13, 2020

EIA projects air-conditioning energy use to grow faster than any other use in buildings

November 12, 2019

EIA improves its propane and other hydrocarbon gas liquids data

November 1, 2019

Participation in electricity customer choice programs has remained unchanged since 2013

October 21, 2019

Global energy consumption driven by more electricity in residential, commercial buildings

August 28, 2019

EIA updates its U.S. energy consumption by source and sector chart

March 6, 2019

Record U.S. electricity generation in 2018 driven by record residential, commercial sales

February 26, 2019

Extreme cold in the Midwest led to high power demand and record natural gas demand

February 13, 2019

Electricity intensity of U.S. homes and commercial buildings decreases in coming decades

December 26, 2018

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

November 20, 2018

Thanksgiving and Black Friday have unique electricity demand patterns

August 6, 2018

EIA electricity sales data for Puerto Rico show rate of recovery since hurricanes

July 30, 2018

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

June 25, 2018

U.S. hydrocarbon gas liquids consumption increases as prices, expenditures decrease

April 3, 2018

In 2017, U.S. electricity sales fell by the greatest amount since the recession

August 10, 2017

Total U.S. energy expenditures in 2015 were the lowest in more than a decade

July 11, 2017

EIA adds small-scale solar photovoltaic forecasts to its monthly Short-Term Energy Outlook

June 1, 2017

More than half of small-scale photovoltaic generation comes from residential rooftops

May 18, 2017

Large commercial buildings are more likely to use lighting control strategies

May 1, 2017

Carbon intensity of energy use is lowest in U.S. industrial and electric power sectors

February 7, 2017

EIA’s residential and commercial studies require significant data collection and analysis

October 5, 2016

Office buildings with data centers use significantly more electricity than other offices

September 16, 2016

Recent energy intensity decline in government buildings exceeds commercial sector average

June 15, 2016

Total U.S. electricity sales projected to grow slowly as electricity intensity declines

May 26, 2016

Industrial and electric power sectors drive projected growth in U.S. natural gas use

April 18, 2016

Total U.S. energy production increases for sixth consecutive year

March 23, 2016

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

February 3, 2016

Computer and technology use in education buildings continues to increase

December 16, 2015

Independent energy assessments confirm quality of EIA’s commercial buildings data

December 2, 2015

EIA electricity data now include estimated small-scale solar PV capacity and generation

November 24, 2015

U.S. energy-related CO2 emissions up 1% in 2014 as buildings, transport energy use rises

September 11, 2015

Natural gas use features two seasonal peaks per year

July 21, 2015

Consensus process provides alternate approach to energy efficiency standard development

May 28, 2015

Renewables share of U.S. energy consumption highest since 1930s

May 8, 2015

Average size of new commercial buildings in United States continues to grow

May 6, 2015

EIA’s CBECS is the nation's only comprehensive survey of commercial buildings

April 29, 2015

U.S. energy demand slows except for industrial, commercial sectors

May 8, 2013

Industrial sector drives increase in North Dakota electricity sales

March 4, 2013

Homes show greatest seasonal variation in electricity use

March 1, 2013

U.S. energy intensity projected to continue its steady decline through 2040

February 6, 2013

Stadiums and arenas use efficient, high wattage lamps

December 18, 2012

Energy Perspectives: Industrial and transportation sectors lead energy use by sector

October 26, 2012

Industrial onsite generation increasingly relies on natural gas

October 24, 2012

New EIA data show total grid-connected photovoltaic solar capacity

October 15, 2012

Adoption of ENERGY STAR equipment varies among appliances

October 4, 2012

Combined heat and power technology fills an important energy niche

August 23, 2012

Large hospitals tend to be energy-intensive

June 29, 2012

Electricity storage: Location, location, location … and cost

June 27, 2012

Extension and expansion of efficiency programs could reduce U.S. total energy usage

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 10, 2012

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

April 20, 2012

What are natural gas liquids and how are they used?

April 19, 2012

Natural gas prices near 10-year low amid mild weather, higher supplies in winter 2011-12

December 16, 2011

Gas use for power generation leads increase in natural gas use in 2010

November 10, 2011

Renewable energy is used in all sectors of the U.S. economy

July 1, 2011

Natural gas consumption has two peaks each year

May 3, 2011

Continuation and expansion of efficiency programs could mitigate carbon dioxide emissions