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July 16, 2024

U.S. coal shipments declined 8% in 2023 as coal consumption fell sharply

July 8, 2024

U.S. jet fuel consumption in 2023 remained below the pre-pandemic high

July 3, 2024

How has energy use changed throughout U.S. history?

July 1, 2024

June heat wave increased electricity demand in the eastern and midwestern United States

June 28, 2024

Commercial electricity demand grew fastest in states with rapid computing facility growth

June 26, 2024

U.S. energy production exceeded consumption by record amount in 2023

June 21, 2024

Electricity demand surged in New England amid heat wave

June 5, 2024

Longer maritime routes mean more fuel consumed in shipping following Red Sea attacks

May 30, 2024

Our U.S. summer natural gas consumption forecast for electric power matches 2023 record

May 20, 2024

U.S. electricity consumption by light-duty vehicles likely surpassed rail in 2023

May 7, 2024

U.S. West Coast refinery demand for hydrogen increasingly met by merchant suppliers

April 25, 2024

Low U.S. distillate consumption reflects slow economic activity and biofuel substitution

April 23, 2024

U.S. natural gas consumption set annual and monthly records during 2023

April 22, 2024

Increases in U.S. residential electricity bills in 2023 were outpaced by inflation

April 8, 2024

U.S. refiners and chemical manufacturers lead hydrogen production and consumption

April 3, 2024

U.S. ethane production, consumption, and exports set new records again in 2023

March 21, 2024

EIA increases oil price forecast following OPEC+ production cut extension

February 14, 2024

Industry to drive tripling of natural gas consumption in India by 2050

February 6, 2024

U.S. natural gas consumption established a new daily record in January 2024

February 1, 2024

Tracking electricity consumption from U.S. cryptocurrency mining operations

January 4, 2024

U.S. Henry Hub natural gas prices in 2023 were the lowest since mid-2020

December 13, 2023

Japanese refineries close as the country's petroleum consumption falls

November 22, 2023

U.S. gasoline prices decline amid lower gasoline demand and falling crude oil prices

November 16, 2023

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

November 9, 2023

Florida’s growing population is increasing its fuel consumption

November 1, 2023

Low U.S. gasoline demand is making gasoline less profitable, reducing crack spreads

October 11, 2023

EIA projects global energy consumption will outpace efficiency gains in most cases

October 5, 2023

Peak hourly U.S. electricity demand in July was the second highest since 2016

September 14, 2023

Energy use for transportation increased from pre-pandemic levels in 2021 in only 12 states

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

August 7, 2023

Midwest homes, notably older homes, consume more natural gas than most other U.S. homes

July 31, 2023

Natural gas deliveries to U.S. LNG export facilities set a record in first-half 2023

July 27, 2023

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

July 26, 2023

Texas power grid met record-breaking demand for electricity during recent heat wave

July 19, 2023

EIA forecasts crude oil prices will increase through 2024 as demand rises above supply

July 10, 2023

Biofuels are displacing petroleum-based distillate fuel oil consumption on the West Coast

June 29, 2023

Nonfossil fuel energy sources accounted for 21% of U.S. energy consumption in 2022

June 27, 2023

LNG-exporting Gulf Coast states drove U.S. natural gas demand growth

June 26, 2023

Two-thirds of North America is at risk of energy shortfalls in high summer heat, NERC says

June 8, 2023

Increased U.S. renewable and natural gas generation likely to reduce summer coal demand

June 1, 2023

China’s natural gas consumption and LNG imports declined in 2022, amid zero-COVID policies

May 31, 2023

U.S. residential electricity bills increased 5% in 2022, after adjusting for inflation

May 30, 2023

U.S. energy insecure households were billed more for energy than other households

May 17, 2023

U.S. propane consumption last winter was the lowest since at least 2010

May 4, 2023

U.S. households in warmer states consume less site energy than households in colder states

April 25, 2023

Less natural gas was withdrawn from storage this winter than in the last seven

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 10, 2023

Mild temperatures reduced U.S. household heating fuel consumption last winter

April 5, 2023

Product Highlight: EIA’s Short-Term Energy Outlook

April 4, 2023

U.S. production of petroleum and other liquids to be driven by international demand

April 3, 2023

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

March 23, 2023

The majority of U.S. households used natural gas in 2020

March 14, 2023

U.S. natural gas consumption set nine monthly records and an annual record in 2022

March 13, 2023

U.S. ethane demand grew 9% in 2022, driven by petrochemical capacity additions

March 9, 2023

Nearly 5% of U.S. households did not use space heating in 2020, especially in warm regions

February 15, 2023

The Henry Hub natural gas spot price declined 41% in January

February 14, 2023

Spending by U.S. natural gas consumers rose 37% in 2021, especially in Oklahoma and Texas

February 8, 2023

New England’s power grid weathers last weekend’s record-breaking cold and wind

January 31, 2023

U.S. natural gas consumption reached record daily high in late December 2022

January 17, 2023

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

January 11, 2023

Crude oil prices forecast to decline beginning in the second half of 2023

December 30, 2022

U.S. refined coal production and consumption declines with the expiration of a tax credit

December 21, 2022

Retail gasoline prices rose across the United States in 2021 as driving increased

December 12, 2022

Natural gas consumption in the industrial sector has grown slowly in recent years

December 6, 2022

Product Highlight: EIA’s Hourly Electric Grid Monitor

December 5, 2022

Less U.S. jet fuel consumption on average in 2022 than in 2019

November 29, 2022

Natural gas production and consumption has increased in Egypt and Israel for 20 years

November 10, 2022

Strong demand for diesel leads to high prices and tight inventories going into winter

October 31, 2022

In 2021 U.S. natural gas-fired power generation declined for the first time in four years

October 25, 2022

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

October 6, 2022

ERCOT electricity prices vary more with changes in wind power than with electricity demand

September 29, 2022

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

September 28, 2022

California consumers respond to appeals for electricity conservation during heat wave

September 21, 2022

California fuel mix changes in response to September heat wave

September 14, 2022

EIA forecasts record U.S. natural gas consumption in 2022

August 24, 2022

U.S. natural gas price saw record volatility in the first quarter of 2022

August 17, 2022

EIA expects production of global liquid fuels to outpace consumption in 2022

August 15, 2022

In 2020, most U.S. households prepared at least one hot meal a day at home

July 29, 2022

Small-scale solar is changing hourly utility electricity demand in New England

July 21, 2022

Energy use fell during 2020 in all U.S. states except Alaska

July 20, 2022

U.S. refined coal production and consumption declines with the expiration of a tax credit

July 19, 2022

U.S. natural gas supply and demand balance shifts amid outage at Freeport LNG

July 18, 2022

Second-quarter U.S. gasoline consumption has been less than during 2021

July 12, 2022

Over one-quarter of U.S. households use electricity as the only source of energy

July 11, 2022

Global trade in liquefied natural gas grew by 4.5% in 2021

July 1, 2022

Fossil fuel sources accounted for 79% of U.S. consumption of primary energy in 2021

June 27, 2022

In Colombia, natural gas consumption has been exceeding production

June 8, 2022

EIA explores effects of weather projections on energy consumption in buildings

June 6, 2022

Record U.S. natural gas demand this winter led to largest storage withdrawal in four years

June 3, 2022

NERC assessment highlights potential electricity reliability concern for central U.S.

May 31, 2022

Nearly 90% of U.S. households used air conditioning in 2020

May 12, 2022

Natural gas consumed by U.S. electric power sector sets January record in 2022

May 3, 2022

More than half of U.S. homes used a streaming device with their TVs in 2020

April 11, 2022

In 2020, 27% of U.S. households had difficulty meeting their energy needs

April 6, 2022

Ethane to outpace growth in all other U.S. petroleum product consumption through 2023

April 4, 2022

EIA explores effects of not building future interstate natural gas pipelines

March 31, 2022

Nearly half of U.S. households use LED bulbs for all or most of their indoor lighting

March 11, 2022

EIA analysis explores energy effects of early adoption of low-carbon steelmaking

March 3, 2022

EIA projects U.S. energy consumption will grow through 2050, driven by economic growth

February 15, 2022

U.S. demand for residual fuel oil rose late in 2021

February 14, 2022

Generators in Texas meet electric demand, avoid widespread outages during recent cold snap

February 10, 2022

Oil-fired generators helped meet electric demand in New England this January

February 3, 2022

New England natural gas and electricity prices increase on supply constraints, high demand

February 2, 2022

U.S. propane prices fell from multiyear highs after a mild start to the winter

January 13, 2022

EIA expects gasoline and diesel prices to fall in 2022 and 2023 as demand growth slows

January 5, 2022

Retail gasoline prices rose across the United States in 2021 as driving increased

January 4, 2022

Crude oil prices increased in 2021 as global crude oil demand outpaced supply

December 30, 2021

In 2020, the United States produced the least CO2 emissions from energy in nearly 40 years

December 14, 2021

Higher wages in China increase consumer demand but have a limited effect on energy use

December 13, 2021

Less production and more demand have reduced U.S. jet fuel inventories

November 30, 2021

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

November 9, 2021

Crude oil demand returns faster than supply, increasing prices and reducing inventories

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 27, 2021

U.S. consumers expected to spend more for heating oil this upcoming winter

October 22, 2021

U.S. consumers likely to pay more for propane heating during the upcoming winter

October 13, 2021

EIA expects U.S. households to spend more on energy this winter

October 12, 2021

Azerbaijan has increased natural gas production and added a connection to Europe

October 7, 2021

EIA projects nearly 50% increase in world energy use by 2050, led by growth in renewables

October 6, 2021

EIA projects accelerating renewable consumption and steady liquid fuels growth to 2050

October 5, 2021

A change in China’s tax policy is affecting Asia's petroleum product trade

October 4, 2021

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

September 27, 2021

High global demand, low global supply contribute to rising U.S. propane spot prices

September 24, 2021

EIA expects increasing consumption of natural gas by U.S. industry in 2021 and 2022

September 14, 2021

Electric load in southern MISO fell as Hurricane Ida moved through Louisiana

September 10, 2021

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

September 9, 2021

In 2019, U.S. inflation-adjusted energy expenditures fell 5%

September 3, 2021

Pre-Labor Day retail gasoline prices at highest level since 2014

August 25, 2021

EIA expects increased U.S. propane consumption this winter, especially in the Midwest

August 19, 2021

Electricity demand in Lower 48 states reached a high of 720 gigawatthours on August 12

August 6, 2021

Per capita U.S. residential electricity use was flat in 2020, but varied by state

August 5, 2021

U.S. petroleum consumption decreased to a 25-year low in 2020

August 3, 2021

U.S. energy intensity has dropped by half since 1983, varying greatly by state

July 26, 2021

In 2020, the United States produced the least CO2 emissions from energy in nearly 40 years

July 21, 2021

June heat wave in the Northwest United States resulted in more demand for electricity

July 12, 2021

EIA Product Highlight: Southern California Daily Energy Report

July 6, 2021

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

July 1, 2021

Nonfossil fuel sources accounted for 21% of U.S. energy consumption in 2020

June 29, 2021

U.S. distillate demand returned to 2019 levels earlier than gasoline and jet fuel demand

June 22, 2021

U.S. natural gas exports and non-power sector demand to drive higher prices through 2022

June 16, 2021

The United States consumed a record amount of renewable energy in 2020

June 10, 2021

Supply disruptions and rising demand boosted East Coast petroleum product imports in March

June 8, 2021

New infrastructure connects West Texas natural gas-producing areas to demand markets

June 7, 2021

In 2020, natural gas exports and natural gas for electricity reached record highs

June 4, 2021

U.S. energy consumption in 2020 increased for renewables, fell for all other fuels

May 26, 2021

EIA lowers its forecast of India’s oil demand because of rising COVID-19 cases

May 25, 2021

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

May 21, 2021

U.S. ethane production to grow, along with expanding domestic consumption and exports

May 19, 2021

February 2021 drop in U.S. ethane demand was largest monthly decline on record

May 17, 2021

Despite more people staying at home, U.S. residential energy use fell 4% in 2020

April 29, 2021

Increased air travel is beginning to increase U.S. jet fuel consumption

April 28, 2021

EIA expects commercial energy use to grow more slowly than floorspace

April 20, 2021

EIA expects U.S. natural gas consumption to continue decreasing in 2021 and 2022

April 19, 2021

Six subsectors account for nearly 90% of manufacturing energy consumption

April 9, 2021

More gasoline expected to be consumed this summer than last, but not more than in 2019

April 5, 2021

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

March 19, 2021

EIA projects U.S. jet fuel consumption won’t increase as quickly as air travel demand

March 10, 2021

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

February 19, 2021

Extreme winter weather is disrupting energy supply and demand, particularly in Texas

February 16, 2021

Growing industrial consumption and exports support future U.S. natural gas market growth

February 9, 2021

Heating and petrochemical demand in Asia contribute to more U.S. propane exports

February 1, 2021

Natural gas production far exceeded consumption in West Virginia in 2019

January 29, 2021

EIA estimates that global petroleum liquids consumption dropped 9% in 2020

December 31, 2020

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

December 30, 2020

COVID-19 mitigation efforts result in the lowest U.S. petroleum consumption in decades

December 21, 2020

EIA’s Hourly Electric Grid Monitor provides timely data about electricity usage patterns

December 17, 2020

U.S. jet fuel consumption during the week of Thanksgiving was about half of last year’s

December 15, 2020

Average monthly electricity bill for U.S. residential customers declined in 2019

December 11, 2020

In California, natural gas helps balance changes in electricity demand and solar output

December 3, 2020

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

November 9, 2020

U.S. refinery runs remain lower than the five-year range

November 5, 2020

Power sector consumed 30% less coal in first-half 2020 than in first-half 2019

November 2, 2020

EIA forecasts more residential natural gas consumption this winter than last

October 28, 2020

Crude oil tanker rates are likely to remain low until global petroleum demand increases

October 22, 2020

U.S. natural gas exports to Mexico have increased in the first nine months of 2020

October 21, 2020

EIA forecasts slightly higher U.S. propane consumption this winter season

October 19, 2020

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

October 5, 2020

U.S. natural gas production, consumption, and exports set new records in 2019

October 1, 2020

EIA’s upcoming Residential Energy Consumption Survey will collect data from all 50 states

September 24, 2020

More coal was consumed in Indiana than in all but two U.S. states in 2019

September 21, 2020

Industrial sector consumption of natural gas falls amid slowing economy

September 17, 2020

EIA survey of energy use by U.S. manufacturers shows increased use of natural gas, HGLs

September 14, 2020

Fossil fuels account for the largest share of U.S. energy production and consumption

September 10, 2020

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

September 2, 2020

Demand for jet fuel in the U.S. is recovering faster than in many other markets

August 31, 2020

More energy is used per person for transportation in states with low population density

August 28, 2020

Changing demand for petroleum products has led to operational changes at U.S. refineries

August 26, 2020

The United States set record for daily natural gas power burn in late July

August 13, 2020

As lockdowns eased in May, gasoline demand increased and jet fuel continued to fall

August 7, 2020

COVID-19’s impact on commercial jet fuel demand has been significant and uneven

August 3, 2020

Illinois is a top energy consumer and producer in the Midwest

July 29, 2020

U.S. energy consumption in April 2020 fell to its lowest level in more than 30 years

July 24, 2020

EIA now estimates biodiesel production and consumption by state

July 21, 2020

More than 60% of energy used for electricity generation is lost in conversion

July 20, 2020

EIA forecasts U.S. petroleum demand will remain below 2019 levels for several more months

July 10, 2020

In 2019, the United States produced and consumed record volumes of natural gas

July 9, 2020

Drop in petroleum demand led to rise in crude oil inventories and low refinery utilization

July 7, 2020

NERC report outlines how pandemic mitigation could affect electric reliability this summer

July 1, 2020

Nonfossil sources accounted for 20% of U.S. energy consumption in 2019

June 30, 2020

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

June 22, 2020

Motor gasoline accounted for almost half of U.S. petroleum consumption in 2019

June 16, 2020

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

June 15, 2020

Global electricity consumption continues to rise faster than population

June 10, 2020

EIA expects 2020 summer U.S. electricity demand to be lowest since 2009

June 9, 2020

March saw major declines in U.S. demand for petroleum products

May 28, 2020

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

May 26, 2020

EIA forecasts lower U.S. natural gas consumption in 2020

May 22, 2020

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

May 19, 2020

EIA expects record liquid fuels inventory builds in early 2020, followed by draws

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

May 4, 2020

Low transportation fuel demand and low profitability drive refinery run declines

April 28, 2020

In 2019, U.S. energy production exceeded consumption for the first time in 62 years

April 23, 2020

COVID-19 mitigation efforts result in the lowest U.S. petroleum consumption in decades

April 6, 2020

EIA’s Hourly Electric Grid Monitor provides timely data about electricity usage patterns

March 13, 2020

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

March 4, 2020

Less petroleum and other liquids consumed in the U.S. is coming from refineries

March 3, 2020

U.S. natural gas consumption sets new record in 2019

February 27, 2020

Utility energy efficiency spending and savings declined in 2018

February 21, 2020

Hourly electricity consumption varies throughout the day and across seasons

February 20, 2020

EIA projects U.S. energy intensity to continue declining, but at a slower rate

February 18, 2020

EIA revises global liquid fuels demand growth down because of the coronavirus

February 14, 2020

Natural gas prices fall to lowest level since 2016, the lowest February prices in 20 years

February 13, 2020

U.S. natural gas consumption has both winter and summer peaks

January 29, 2020

EIA’s Annual Energy Outlook 2020 projects consumption growing more slowly than production

January 15, 2020

EIA expects lower natural gas prices in 2020 as production outpaces demand

January 3, 2020

EIA projects nearly 50% increase in world energy usage by 2050, led by growth in Asia

December 23, 2019

In 2018, the United States consumed more energy than ever before

December 12, 2019

EIA analysis explores India’s projected energy consumption

November 15, 2019

U.S. natural gas production, consumption, and exports set new records in 2018

November 12, 2019

EIA improves its propane and other hydrocarbon gas liquids data

November 6, 2019

EIA projects energy consumption in air transportation to increase through 2050

October 28, 2019

EIA projects that natural gas consumption in Asia will continue to outpace supply

October 23, 2019

China adds incentives for domestic natural gas production as imports increase

October 21, 2019

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

October 8, 2019

Winter energy bills in the United States likely to be lower than last year’s

September 24, 2019

EIA projects nearly 50% increase in world energy usage by 2050, led by growth in Asia

September 18, 2019

Fossil fuels continue to account for the largest share of U.S. energy

September 11, 2019

The nonmetallic minerals industry is one of the world’s top energy users

September 5, 2019

Electric generation transforms primary energy into secondary energy

September 4, 2019

North Dakota, Montana, and Wyoming consume the most residential energy per capita

August 28, 2019

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

August 21, 2019

EIA launches redesigned Hourly Electric Grid Monitor with new data and functionality

August 14, 2019

State-level average annual gasoline expenditures per capita ranged from $400 to $1,400

August 9, 2019

EIA uses the heat content of fossil fuels to compare and aggregate energy sources

August 2, 2019

In the United States, most petroleum is consumed in transportation

August 1, 2019

Heat wave results in highest U.S. electricity demand since 2017

July 29, 2019

U.S. LNG exports to Europe increase amid declining demand and spot LNG prices in Asia

July 25, 2019

U.S. government energy consumption continues to decline

July 11, 2019

Lower anticipated global economic growth reduces expectations for 2019 global oil demand

July 9, 2019

In 2018, 90% of the natural gas used in the United States was produced domestically

July 1, 2019

Petroleum, natural gas, and coal continue to dominate U.S. energy consumption

June 21, 2019

Energy products are key inputs to global chemicals industry

June 10, 2019

Almost all U.S. coal production is consumed for electric power

May 8, 2019

U.S. energy consumption, production, and exports reach record highs in 2018

May 1, 2019

One in four U.S. homes is all electric

April 18, 2019

EIA expects 2019 summer average residential electricity use to be lowest in five years

April 16, 2019

In 2018, the United States consumed more energy than ever before

April 11, 2019

One in ten U.S. households pays an energy bill indirectly as part of rent or condo fees

March 29, 2019

Demand-side management programs save energy and reduce peak demand

March 25, 2019

Power sector pushed domestic U.S. natural gas consumption to new record in 2018

March 15, 2019

U.S. Gulf Coast refinery demand for hydrogen increasingly met by merchant suppliers

March 1, 2019

EIA expects stable U.S. biofuels production, consumption, and trade through 2020

February 28, 2019

Despite recent supply reductions, global liquid fuels production to outpace demand

February 26, 2019

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

February 25, 2019

Regional variations in household lighting consumption driven by bulb choice and bulb count

February 22, 2019

EIA’s new Key Statistics and Indicators section highlights long-term state energy data

February 21, 2019

New methanol plants expected to increase industrial natural gas use through 2020

January 23, 2019

EIA’s new interactive New England dashboard tracks energy capacity constraints

January 17, 2019

EIA expects relatively flat natural gas prices, continued record production through 2020

January 9, 2019

The Middle East, Africa, and Asia now drive nearly all global energy consumption growth

January 7, 2019

Natural gas prices, production, consumption, and exports increased in 2018

December 28, 2018

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

December 18, 2018

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

December 4, 2018

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

November 27, 2018

High gasoline inventories help drive U.S. refining margins to five-year lows

November 19, 2018

Thanksgiving week: EIA data highlight how energy is used in the kitchen

November 7, 2018

Space heating and water heating account for nearly two thirds of U.S. home energy use

October 19, 2018

U.S. manufacturers’ short-term capability to switch fuels continues to decline

October 10, 2018

U.S. home heating bills likely to be slightly higher this winter

October 4, 2018

Both natural gas supply and demand have increased from year-ago levels

September 25, 2018

Summer average wholesale electricity prices in western U.S. were highest since 2008

September 19, 2018

One in three U.S. households faces a challenge in meeting energy needs

September 17, 2018

EIA introduces interactive dashboard detailing natural gas storage activity

September 6, 2018

In 2015, peripheral devices consumed nearly as much electricity as televisions

September 4, 2018

Louisiana and Wyoming consume the most energy per capita; Rhode Island, New York the least

August 9, 2018

Higher economic growth in Africa could lead to more energy use, especially in industry

August 3, 2018

U.S. coal shipments reach their lowest levels in years

July 31, 2018

Electricity Reliability Council of Texas surpassed all-time peak hourly load in July

July 25, 2018

China’s projected energy consumption mainly depends on its overall growth rate

July 24, 2018

EIA’s latest International Energy Outlook highlights analysis of China, India, and Africa

July 23, 2018

Air conditioning accounts for about 12% of U.S. home energy expenditures

July 3, 2018

Petroleum, natural gas, and coal still dominate U.S. energy consumption

July 2, 2018

Coal plant retirements and high summer electricity demand lower Texas reserve margin

June 25, 2018

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

June 18, 2018

Adoption of autonomous vehicles could increase U.S. transportation energy consumption

June 5, 2018

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

May 29, 2018

Electric power sector consumption of fossil fuels at lowest level since 1994

May 17, 2018

Changing energy efficiency and fuel economy standards affects energy consumption

May 10, 2018

EIA raises crude oil, gasoline price forecasts for 2018

April 17, 2018

Customer spending on electricity expected to increase this summer

April 16, 2018

U.S. natural gas production and consumption increase in nearly all AEO2018 cases

April 6, 2018

About 7% of fossil fuels are consumed for non-combustion use in the United States

April 3, 2018

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

March 30, 2018

EIA projects that U.S. coal demand will remain flat for several decades

March 23, 2018

Electricity demand by U.S. manufacturing has declined in recent years

March 1, 2018

Natural gas expected to remain most-consumed fuel in the U.S. industrial sector

February 23, 2018

China becomes world’s second largest LNG importer, behind Japan

February 20, 2018

U.S. ethane consumption, exports to increase as new petrochemical plants come online

February 13, 2018

Electricity prices are highest in Hawaii but expenditures are highest in South Carolina

February 6, 2018

EIA’s latest Annual Energy Outlook projects rising production, relatively flat consumption

January 31, 2018

South Africa plans to add more natural gas, renewables to its energy supply mix

January 26, 2018

Natural gas production in Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia growing faster than demand

January 23, 2018

January’s cold weather affects electricity generation mix in Northeast, Mid-Atlantic

January 12, 2018

During recent cold snap, the U.S. withdrew a record amount of natural gas from storage

January 11, 2018

EIA forecasts mostly flat crude oil prices and increasing global production through 2019

January 5, 2018

Cold weather, higher exports result in record natural gas demand

December 8, 2017

India’s steel industry, like America’s, is dominated by electric-based processes

November 21, 2017

Natural gas inventories end October just below the previous five-year average

November 3, 2017

Growth in plug-in electric vehicles depends on future market conditions

October 25, 2017

China leads the growth in projected global natural gas consumption

October 19, 2017

Intensity of U.S. energy use in manufacturing decreases as output outpaces fuel use

October 11, 2017

Winter heating costs likely to be higher this winter than last winter

October 10, 2017

Buildings energy consumption in India is expected to increase faster than in other regions

October 2, 2017

U.S. federal government energy costs at lowest point since fiscal year 2004

September 20, 2017

Hurricane Irma cut power to nearly two-thirds of Florida's electricity customers

September 19, 2017

Beyond China and India, energy consumption in non-OECD Asia continues to grow

September 14, 2017

EIA projects 28% increase in world energy use by 2040

September 13, 2017

Hurricane Harvey caused electric system outages and affected wind generation in Texas

August 31, 2017

Seasonal swings in U.S. distillate inventories lower as consumption patterns change

August 23, 2017

Northwest heat wave leads to record levels of summer electricity demand

August 3, 2017

Many states have adopted policies to encourage energy efficiency

August 2, 2017

Among states, Texas consumes the most energy, Vermont the least

July 31, 2017

Wyoming, Texas, and Pennsylvania rank as the top net energy suppliers among states

July 26, 2017

Per capita residential electricity sales in the U.S. have fallen since 2010

July 19, 2017

One in eight U.S. homes uses a programmed thermostat with a central air conditioning unit

July 14, 2017

The western U.S. sub-hourly wholesale electricity market is expanding

July 3, 2017

Even as renewables increase, fossil fuels continue to dominate U.S. energy mix

June 19, 2017

Dishwashers are among the least-used appliances in American homes

June 15, 2017

Global oil markets expected to tighten in third quarter 2017, then loosen through 2018

June 6, 2017

As U.S. airlines carry more passengers, jet fuel use remains well below its previous peak

May 22, 2017

Air conditioning and other appliances increase residential electricity use in the summer

May 18, 2017

Large commercial buildings are more likely to use lighting control strategies

May 8, 2017

American households use a variety of lightbulbs as CFL and LED adoption increases

April 6, 2017

U.S. households’ heating equipment choices are diverse and vary by climate region

April 5, 2017

U.S. energy consumption rose slightly in 2016 despite a significant decline in coal use

March 15, 2017

Midwest, Rocky Mountain regions' production of transportation fuels meeting more of demand

February 28, 2017

Average number of televisions in U.S. homes declining

February 10, 2017

Argentina seeking increased natural gas production from shale resources to reduce imports

February 7, 2017

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

January 17, 2017

U.S. ethane production, consumption, and exports expected to increase through 2018

January 13, 2017

Natural gas prices in 2016 were the lowest in nearly 20 years

December 12, 2016

Winter residential electricity consumption expected to increase from last winter

December 5, 2016

Thanksgiving holiday causes unique electricity usage patterns across the country

November 10, 2016

In 2015, U.S. coal production, consumption, and employment fell by more than 10%

November 2, 2016

U.S. summer gasoline consumption sets new high

November 1, 2016

U.S. energy production, consumption has changed significantly since 1908

October 13, 2016

Winter heating bills likely to increase, but still remain below recent winters

October 5, 2016

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

September 20, 2016

EIA provides daily summary of Southern California energy conditions

September 16, 2016

Recent energy intensity decline in government buildings exceeds commercial sector average

August 31, 2016

EIA now using near-real-time export data to improve weekly petroleum consumption data

August 30, 2016

Coal consumption by U.S. educational institutions has declined by 64% since 2008

August 17, 2016

Energy-related CO2 emissions from natural gas surpass coal as fuel use patterns change

July 25, 2016

Hourly information on U.S. electricity supply, demand, and flows is now available

July 21, 2016

Changing U.S. energy mix reflects growing use of natural gas, petroleum, and renewables

July 19, 2016

India continues developing its strategic petroleum reserve as its oil imports grow

July 14, 2016

Natural gas-fired electricity generation expected to reach record level in 2016

July 12, 2016

Global energy intensity continues to decline

July 1, 2016

Fossil fuels still dominate U.S. energy consumption despite recent market share decline

May 26, 2016

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

May 12, 2016

EIA projects 48% increase in world energy consumption by 2040

May 4, 2016

Almost all U.S. gasoline is blended with 10% ethanol

April 28, 2016

Power sector coal demand has fallen in nearly every state since 2007

April 18, 2016

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

April 5, 2016

Mild weather, ample natural gas supply curb Northeast winter power and natural gas prices

February 23, 2016

Motor gasoline consumption expected to remain below 2007 peak despite increase in travel

February 19, 2016

For transportation fuels, the Gulf Coast produces, the East Coast consumes

February 8, 2016

Demand response saves electricity during times of high demand

February 3, 2016

Computer and technology use in education buildings continues to increase

January 5, 2016

Average annual natural gas spot price in 2015 was at lowest level since 1999

December 16, 2015

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

December 10, 2015

Heating oil and propane prices are lower this winter

December 7, 2015

Energy use by federal agencies continues to decline

November 19, 2015

Passenger travel accounts for most of world transportation energy use

October 30, 2015

Vehicle standards around the world aim to improve fuel economy and reduce emissions

October 28, 2015

Increased recycling may reduce metals sector energy use in China

October 27, 2015

India likely to experience continued growth in electricity use for air conditioning

October 6, 2015

Household heating costs are expected to be lower than previous two winters

September 17, 2015

Coal use in China is slowing

September 16, 2015

Recent statistical revisions suggest higher historical coal consumption in China

September 15, 2015

U.S. job market and automotive sales trends support growth in gasoline use

September 11, 2015

Natural gas use features two seasonal peaks per year

August 25, 2015

India’s coal industry in flux as government sets ambitious coal production targets

August 17, 2015

Texas electric grid serves record-high power demand

July 23, 2015

Average diesel retail price below gasoline price for first time in six years

July 17, 2015

U.S. nuclear outages are low during summer peak electricity demand season

July 8, 2015

Net petroleum product exports continue to increase

July 2, 2015

Fossil fuels have made up at least 80% of U.S. fuel mix since 1900

May 29, 2015

Bulk chemical feedstock use a key part of increasing industrial energy demand

May 28, 2015

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

May 18, 2015

Nonpetroleum share of transportation energy at highest level since 1954

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

May 4, 2015

Natural gas, renewables projected to provide larger shares of electricity generation

April 29, 2015

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

March 2, 2015

Voluntary agreement continues to reduce energy consumption of television set-top boxes

February 18, 2015

Energy efficiency improvements have largely offset effect of more, larger homes

February 17, 2015

Proposed efficiency standard may eliminate noncondensing gas furnaces

February 5, 2015

Defense Department energy use falls to lowest level since at least 1975

February 4, 2015

Energy consumption by U.S. government at lowest level since at least 1975

December 15, 2014

Gasoline prices tend to have little effect on demand for car travel

October 23, 2014

Lower electricity-related CO2 emissions reflect lower carbon intensity and electricity use

October 21, 2014

Consumer energy expenditures are roughly 5% of disposable income, below long-term average

October 17, 2014

Energy for growing and harvesting crops is a large component of farm operating costs

October 10, 2014

Net energy imports as share of consumption at lowest level in 29 years

October 9, 2014

Lower petrochemical use of propane driven by wider price spread between propane and ethane

October 8, 2014

Lower demand, higher supply drive oil prices to lowest level since 2012

October 2, 2014

Propane use for crop drying depends on weather and corn markets as well as crop size

September 25, 2014

Everywhere but Northeast, fewer homes choose natural gas as heating fuel

September 11, 2014

Despite decline in some regions, world oil consumption still seen rising

September 10, 2014

EIA's forecast of 2014 gasoline use has risen 2 billion gallons (1.6%) in past 10 months

August 19, 2014

Hawaii and U.S. Territories aim to increase fuel diversity with LNG imports

August 13, 2014

Steam coal imports remain down sharply from historic high in 2007

August 1, 2014

Metal-based durables manufacturers are fueled by electricity and natural gas

July 18, 2014

Light-duty vehicles’ share of transportation energy use is projected to fall

June 2, 2014

Domestic production satisfies 84% of total U.S. energy demand in 2013

May 19, 2014

Industrial facilities get most of their electricity from the grid

May 16, 2014

Norway supplies more than 20% of Europe’s natural gas needs

May 14, 2014

China produces and consumes almost as much coal as the rest of the world combined

May 9, 2014

Recycling is the primary energy efficiency technology for aluminum and steel manufacturing

April 21, 2014

Extending residential energy policies affects some end uses more than others

April 16, 2014

Personal travel growth significantly influences projected transportation energy demand

April 2, 2014

Net energy imports in 2013 lowest in more than 20 years

March 25, 2014

Coal supplies at electric power plants drawn down in cold weather

March 19, 2014

LED bulb efficiency expected to continue improving as cost declines

March 18, 2014

Biofuels production drives growth in overall biomass energy use over past decade

February 28, 2014

Net crude and petroleum products imports fell relative to other major net import flows

February 25, 2014

Oil net imports have declined since 2011, with their value falling slower than volume

February 24, 2014

Energy trade is a key part of overall U.S. trade flows

February 18, 2014

Peak-to-average electricity demand ratio rising in New England and many other U.S. regions

February 5, 2014

Global demand, inexpensive natural gas are increasing domestic plastic production

January 28, 2014

Most homes have central thermostats on heating and cooling equipment

January 21, 2014

Northeast and Mid-Atlantic power prices react to winter freeze and natural gas constraints

January 16, 2014

Spot coal price trends vary across key basins during 2013

January 14, 2014

U.S. boosts natural gas output and use since 2005, while OECD Europe scales back

December 20, 2013

U.S. electricity sales have decreased in four of the past five years

December 19, 2013

State Energy Profiles enhanced and renewables sections added

December 16, 2013

Increased tight oil production, vehicle efficiency reduce petroleum and liquid imports

December 12, 2013

Propane demand hits a record high for November

December 5, 2013

Gas furnace efficiency has large implications for residential natural gas use

December 4, 2013

Natural gas use for power generation falls as industrial sector's use continues to rise

December 3, 2013

Future world energy demand driven by trends in developing countries

October 25, 2013

Waste fuels are a significant energy source for U.S. manufacturers

October 18, 2013

Electricity use by machine drives varies significantly by manufacturing industry

September 27, 2013

Multiple factors push Western Europe to use less natural gas and more coal

September 26, 2013

Variability in electricity demand highlights potential roles for electricity storage

September 16, 2013

Rapid increases in electricity demand challenge both generating unit and system operators

September 9, 2013

Cooler-than-normal August relieves strain on Texas electricity market

September 5, 2013

Higher wind generation in the Southwest Power Pool is reducing use of baseload capacity

August 27, 2013

Electricity demand patterns matter for valuing electricity supply resources

August 26, 2013

World petroleum use sets record high in 2012 despite declines in North America and Europe

August 21, 2013

Glass manufacturing is an energy-intensive industry mainly fueled by natural gas

August 19, 2013

EIA publishes state fact sheets on residential energy consumption and characteristics

August 15, 2013

The South anchors growth in use of electricity for air conditioning since 1993

July 26, 2013

Coal market fundamentals changed, yet spot prices remained stable

July 25, 2013

EIA projects world energy consumption will increase 56% by 2040

July 22, 2013

U.S. natural gas spot prices increased during first-half 2013

July 15, 2013

Petroleum products demand data revised at regional level

July 5, 2013

Food and paper account for 3.4% of nation’s energy use

July 3, 2013

Energy sources have changed throughout the history of the United States

July 1, 2013

The cement industry is the most energy intensive of all manufacturing industries

June 26, 2013

Metallurgical industries are key parts of energy-intensive manufacturing

June 25, 2013

Average U.S. residential summer 2013 electric bill expected to be lowest in four years

June 20, 2013

Industrial sector natural gas use rising

June 18, 2013

Apartments in buildings with 5 or more units use less energy than other home types

June 11, 2013

EIA’s 2013 Energy Conference next week will look at U.S. and global energy challenges

June 6, 2013

Electricity reliability report released; Texas and California raise concerns for summer

June 4, 2013

Bulk chemicals industry uses 5% of U.S. energy

May 3, 2013

Transportation fuel use is a key factor in the outlook for U.S. oil imports

April 30, 2013

Extending current energy policies would reduce U.S. energy use, carbon dioxide emissions

April 26, 2013

Sanctions reduced Iran's oil exports and revenues in 2012

April 18, 2013

Lower residential energy use reduces home energy expenditures as share of household income

April 17, 2013

Abundant U.S. supply, low demand could cut dependence on liquid fuel imports

April 12, 2013

Winter natural gas price spikes in New England spur generation from other fuels

April 10, 2013

Average summer gasoline prices expected to be slightly lower than in 2012

April 5, 2013

Energy-related carbon dioxide emissions declined in 2012

April 2, 2013

Sales of specialty incandescent bulbs decline despite exemption from efficiency standards

March 22, 2013

U.S. economy and electricity demand growth are linked, but relationship is changing

March 13, 2013

U.S. natural gas exports to Mexico reach record high in 2012

March 7, 2013

Heating and cooling no longer majority of U.S. home energy use

March 6, 2013

Two perspectives on household electricity use

March 1, 2013

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

February 15, 2013

EIA now delivers monthly electricity data in interactive data browser

February 12, 2013

Newer U.S. homes are 30% larger but consume about as much energy as older homes

February 4, 2013

U.S. household expenditures for gasoline account for nearly 4% of pretax income

January 29, 2013

China consumes nearly as much coal as the rest of the world combined

January 23, 2013

How much electric supply capacity is needed to keep U.S. electricity grids reliable?

December 18, 2012

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

December 14, 2012

Energy Perspectives: Fossil fuels dominate U.S. energy consumption

December 12, 2012

Energy Perspectives: The United States has a varied and complex energy flow chart

November 29, 2012

Canada Week: Canada is a declining market for U.S. coal

November 16, 2012

Population shifts across U.S. regions affect overall heating and cooling needs

November 6, 2012

Illinois coal production pushes Illinois Basin production above five-year range

October 22, 2012

Explore EIA’s new state energy portal

September 25, 2012

Industries consumed more than 30% of U.S. energy in 2011

September 21, 2012

Economic growth continues to drive China's growing need for energy

September 10, 2012

Energy-related carbon dioxide emissions down in 2011

September 7, 2012

Natural gas demand at power plants was high in summer 2012

August 24, 2012

Heating fuel choice shows electricity and natural gas roughly equal in newer homes

August 23, 2012

Large hospitals tend to be energy-intensive

August 16, 2012

Energy needed to produce aluminum

August 14, 2012

U.S. total motor gasoline exports down slightly from last year but still at high levels

August 13, 2012

Estimated U.S. gasoline consumption low compared to five-year average

August 9, 2012

Average spot natural gas prices declined during the first half of 2012

August 6, 2012

Biodiesel demand estimates now provided in petroleum supply and demand balances

August 3, 2012

Fuel economy standards have affected vehicle efficiency

August 1, 2012

U.S. energy-related CO2 emissions in early 2012 lowest since 1992

July 31, 2012

Projected retirements of coal-fired power plants

July 12, 2012

Eastern electric systems tested during first summer 2012 heat wave

July 2, 2012

EIA’s AEO2012 includes analysis of breakthroughs in vehicle battery technology

June 29, 2012

Electricity storage: Location, location, location … and cost

June 28, 2012

AEO2012 considers three cases for the future of world oil prices

June 27, 2012

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

June 22, 2012

Significant potential for plug-in vehicles exists in U.S. housing stock

June 19, 2012

Most U.S. coal exports went to European and Asian markets in 2011

June 18, 2012

Negative wholesale electricity prices occur in RTOs

June 14, 2012

California's electric power market faces challenges heading into summer

June 13, 2012

High airline jet fuel costs prompt cost-saving measures

June 7, 2012

Northeast electricity markets react to hot weather in late May

June 6, 2012

Residential Energy Consumption Survey data show decreased energy consumption per household

June 5, 2012

U.S. coal’s share of total net generation continues to decline

June 1, 2012

Reserve electric generating capacity helps keep the lights on

May 31, 2012

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

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 16, 2012

Natural gas consumption reflects shifting sectoral patterns

May 10, 2012

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

April 26, 2012

U.S. summer gasoline demand expected to be at 11-year low

April 25, 2012

U.S. coal consumption fell while exports increased during the fourth quarter of 2011

April 19, 2012

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

April 18, 2012

Sulfur content of heating oil to be reduced in northeastern states

April 13, 2012

Price ratio of crude oil to natural gas continues to increase

April 12, 2012

Global natural gas consumption doubled from 1980 to 2010

March 29, 2012

EIA projects lower coal use by U.S. power sector in 2012

March 27, 2012

Nearly 69% of U.S. crude oil imports originated from five countries in 2011

March 23, 2012

U.S. coal production in 2012 falls below five-year range

March 21, 2012

Updated weekly gasoline export estimates affect year-over-year gasoline demand comparisons

March 8, 2012

U.S. household winter natural gas heating expenditures expected to be lowest since 2002-03

March 2, 2012

Electricity's share of U.S. delivered energy has risen significantly since 1950

March 1, 2012

Review of developments in crude oil and product markets over the past two months

February 24, 2012

Asia is the world's largest petroleum consumer

February 15, 2012

Warm weather, low natural gas prices hold down wholesale power prices this winter

February 13, 2012

U.S. coal production rises slightly in 2011 amid lower domestic demand and higher exports

February 9, 2012

U.S. natural gas inventories at end of winter heating season expected highest since 1983

January 26, 2012

Domestic supply of liquid fuels projected to increase, resulting in fewer imports

January 24, 2012

U.S. energy use projected to grow slowly and become less carbon-intensive

January 23, 2012

EIA issues AEO2012 Early Release

January 18, 2012

Liquefied natural gas meets a quarter of New England's average natural gas needs

December 20, 2011

Rising Asian demand drives global coal consumption growth

December 19, 2011

A quarter of California's electricity comes from outside the state

December 16, 2011

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

December 14, 2011

Electricity storage technologies can be used for energy management and power quality

December 12, 2011

Electricity tends to flow south in North America

December 9, 2011

Residual fuel consumption in the U.S. continues to decline

December 6, 2011

Electricity demand changes in predictable patterns

December 2, 2011

Light bulb standards begin taking effect in 2012

November 28, 2011

Beyond natural gas and electricity; more than 10% of U.S. homes use heating oil or propane

November 21, 2011

Electric systems respond quickly to the sudden loss of supply or demand

November 17, 2011

Over half the cooling systems at U.S. electric power plants reuse water

November 14, 2011

Strong finish to 2011 natural gas storage injection season on Oct. 31

November 10, 2011

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

October 21, 2011

Flattening of per-capita residential energy consumption reflects multiple factors

September 14, 2011

Growth slows in U.S. ethanol production and consumption

September 12, 2011

Purchase of newer refrigerators slows during economic downturn

August 26, 2011

EIA updates mapping tool relating hurricane path to energy infrastructure

August 19, 2011

U.S. natural gas consumption for electric power tops industrial consumption

August 18, 2011

Mid-summer heat pushes up natural gas use at electric power plants

August 12, 2011

EIA's SEDS provides detailed data on energy use and expenditures by State

August 11, 2011

Consumption of alternative transportation fuels held steady in 2009

August 10, 2011

Number of alternative fuel vehicles in vehicle fleets increased in 2009

August 8, 2011

High temperatures drove record electricity demand and very high wholesale prices in Texas

August 3, 2011

Average wholesale natural gas prices mostly down during first-half of 2011

August 1, 2011

Ranking of renewable energy and nuclear energy use varies by sector

July 25, 2011

Four regional transmission organizations set new or nearly broke demand records last week

July 1, 2011

Natural gas consumption has two peaks each year

June 8, 2011

Electric generators' roles vary due to daily and seasonal variation in demand

May 6, 2011

U.S. households increase use of consumer electronics

May 3, 2011

Continuation and expansion of efficiency programs could mitigate carbon dioxide emissions

May 2, 2011

Additional appliance standards could significantly reduce residential energy use

April 25, 2011

Natural gas production/consumption retrospective 2010

April 21, 2011

Vehicle use varies across U.S. regions

April 19, 2011

Residential energy survey provides greater detail on many more States

April 13, 2011

The outlook for transportation fuel markets this summer

April 11, 2011

U.S. households are incorporating energy–efficient features

April 1, 2011

U.S. natural gas imports fall for third year in a row

March 23, 2011

Incandescent bulbs still play a role in the future of lighting

March 15, 2011

Advanced electric meter installations rising in homes and businesses

February 24, 2011

Gasoline product supplied may reflect snowstorm effects on driving

February 16, 2011

U.S. exports of coking coal were nearly triple U.S. consumption in 2010

February 15, 2011

Demand response can lower electric power load when needed

February 10, 2011

EIA projects rapid growth in unconventional vehicle sales

February 9, 2011

History of energy consumption in the United States, 1775–2009