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Third-quarter 2020 U.S. #coal exports (15.3 million short tons) increased 3.2% from the second-quarter 2020 level and de...
01/05/2021

Third-quarter 2020 U.S. #coal exports (15.3 million short tons) increased 3.2% from the second-quarter 2020 level and decreased 30.5% from the third-quarter 2019 level. http://go.usa.gov/xGA4C

Responses to the #COVID19 pandemic led to steep declines in global #petroleum demand and to volatile #crudeoil markets i...
01/05/2021

Responses to the #COVID19 pandemic led to steep declines in global #petroleum demand and to volatile #crudeoil markets in the first half of 2020. The second half of the year was characterized by relatively stable prices as demand began to recover. go.usa.gov/xAXhw

We’ve changed the URLs for #ThisWeekInPetroleum and the #WeeklyNaturalGasStorageReport. Make sure to update your bookmar...
01/04/2021

We’ve changed the URLs for #ThisWeekInPetroleum and the #WeeklyNaturalGasStorageReport. Make sure to update your bookmarks! Details here: https://go.usa.gov/xAkcr #petroleum #naturalgas

EIA's new U.S. Energy Atlas shows detailed #energy #infrastructure in redesigned maps with enhanced navigation and data ...
01/04/2021

EIA's new U.S. Energy Atlas shows detailed #energy #infrastructure in redesigned maps with enhanced navigation and data accessibility features. Users can now combine EIA’s data with information from other sources to customize their own geospatial analysis. go.usa.gov/xA9tF

EIA Year in Review: We used customer feedback to redesign our International #Energy Portal, streamlining navigation, sim...
01/03/2021

EIA Year in Review: We used customer feedback to redesign our International #Energy Portal, streamlining navigation, simplifying data presentation, and implementing a responsive design. https://go.usa.gov/xAZ7s

EIA Year in Review: We added #biodiesel production and consumption data by state to our State Energy Data System. https:...
01/02/2021

EIA Year in Review: We added #biodiesel production and consumption data by state to our State Energy Data System. https://go.usa.gov/xAZ7d

Continuing the EIA 2020 Year in Review: We released preliminary estimates from our Commercial Buildings Energy Consumpti...
01/01/2021

Continuing the EIA 2020 Year in Review: We released preliminary estimates from our Commercial Buildings Energy Consumption Survey and Manufacturing Energy Consumption Survey. These tools help experts track #energy data on #manufacturing and #commercialbuildings. https://go.usa.gov/xAjGp

EIA 2020 Year in Review: Our #Electric Power Monthly now includes time-adjusted total capacity data by #powerplant techn...
01/01/2021

EIA 2020 Year in Review: Our #Electric Power Monthly now includes time-adjusted total capacity data by #powerplant technology, which account for monthly additions and retirements of each technology type. https://go.usa.gov/xAjG5

EIA Year in Review: Our International Energy Outlook examined generating technology, fuel price, and #infrastructure unc...
12/31/2020

EIA Year in Review: Our International Energy Outlook examined generating technology, fuel price, and #infrastructure uncertainty in the #electricity markets of Africa and Asia. https://go.usa.gov/xAjyp #IEO2020

EIA Year in Review: Our Annual Energy Outlook made projections through 2050 for U.S. #energy supply, demand, and prices....
12/30/2020

EIA Year in Review: Our Annual Energy Outlook made projections through 2050 for U.S. #energy supply, demand, and prices. We also explored future costs of #renewable power generation technologies. https://go.usa.gov/xAjmx #AEO2020

One of our top articles of 2020:U.S. consumption of #petroleum products has fallen to its lowest level in decades becaus...
12/30/2020

One of our top articles of 2020:
U.S. consumption of #petroleum products has fallen to its lowest level in decades because of measures that limit #travel and because of the general economic slowdown induced by mitigation efforts for #COVID19. https://go.usa.gov/xAKdt

EIA Year in Review: Our report on U.S. #batterystorage market trends explores battery storage capacity additions, and ou...
12/29/2020

EIA Year in Review: Our report on U.S. #batterystorage market trends explores battery storage capacity additions, and our Energy Storage Workshop gathered industry experts to discuss #energy storage challenges in power markets. https://go.usa.gov/xAjRF

#DidYouKnow: EIA publishes weekly updates on #gasoline prices throughout the United States and in your region?The U.S. a...
12/29/2020

#DidYouKnow: EIA publishes weekly updates on #gasoline prices throughout the United States and in your region?

The U.S. average retail price for regular gasoline rose to $2.24 a gallon on Monday, up 1.9 cents from a week ago. http://go.usa.gov/xvnfg

From our inbox: How much #carbondioxide does residential space heating emit in the United States?EIA projects that U.S. ...
12/28/2020

From our inbox: How much #carbondioxide does residential space heating emit in the United States?

EIA projects that U.S. residential space heating accounted for 339.6 million metric tons of #CO2 emissions in 2019. https://go.usa.gov/xAjXf

EIA Year in Review: Our Energy Disruptions map tracked #energy #infrastructure in the path of Gulf Coast storms and west...
12/28/2020

EIA Year in Review: Our Energy Disruptions map tracked #energy #infrastructure in the path of Gulf Coast storms and western U.S. wildfires. https://go.usa.gov/xAjRZ

EIA’s financial review focuses on the financial and operating trends of 100 global #oil and #naturalgas companies from 2...
12/27/2020

EIA’s financial review focuses on the financial and operating trends of 100 global #oil and #naturalgas companies from 2015 through the third quarter of 2020. https://go.usa.gov/xA4YY

A good thing to remember during winter: Earth’s core is nearly 11,000 degrees Fahrenheit. That’s as hot as the surface o...
12/26/2020

A good thing to remember during winter: Earth’s core is nearly 11,000 degrees Fahrenheit. That’s as hot as the surface of the sun, and it can be used to generate #geothermal energy. https://go.usa.gov/xA4qa #EnergyExplained #StayWarm

Santa can rely on reindeer power, but most U.S. vehicles run on #petroleum products. Learn more on #EnergyExplained. htt...
12/24/2020

Santa can rely on reindeer power, but most U.S. vehicles run on #petroleum products. Learn more on #EnergyExplained. https://go.usa.gov/xAgRN

EIA Year in Review: We started reporting the most recent #crudeoil storage capacity estimates for the United States in t...
12/23/2020

EIA Year in Review: We started reporting the most recent #crudeoil storage capacity estimates for the United States in total and for each #Petroleum Administration for Defense District separately. https://go.usa.gov/xAgS5

EIA Year in Review: We tracked the evolving impacts of #COVID19 on #energy markets through multiple data releases, works...
12/22/2020

EIA Year in Review: We tracked the evolving impacts of #COVID19 on #energy markets through multiple data releases, workshops, and #TodayInEnergy articles: https://go.usa.gov/xAguy #STEO

Any guesses as to what’s on this chart? Hint: It was our most-clicked #TodayInEnergy article of 2020. http://go.usa.gov/...
12/22/2020

Any guesses as to what’s on this chart? Hint: It was our most-clicked #TodayInEnergy article of 2020. http://go.usa.gov/xwY7N

Several regional transmission organizations and independent system operators have reported less #electricity demand and ...
12/22/2020

Several regional transmission organizations and independent system operators have reported less #electricity demand and a delay in the morning increase as schools, workplaces, and businesses have closed to slow the spread of #COVID19. http://go.usa.gov/xATDA

2020 was a tough year, but EIA still delivered for the American people. Follow us this week as we share our 2020 accompl...
12/21/2020

2020 was a tough year, but EIA still delivered for the American people. Follow us this week as we share our 2020 accomplishments or get sneak a peek at them here: https://go.usa.gov/xAgNt. #Top10

#DidYouKnow: Binary cycle power plants transfer heat from #geothermal hot water to a secondary liquid with a lower boili...
12/20/2020

#DidYouKnow: Binary cycle power plants transfer heat from #geothermal hot water to a secondary liquid with a lower boiling point. They then use the resulting steam to drive a generator turbine. Learn more about geothermal energy on #Energy Explained! https://go.usa.gov/xAcBw

EIA expects #carbondioxide emissions in 2020 to fall by 19% for #coal, by 13% for #petroleum, and by 2% for #naturalgas,...
12/19/2020

EIA expects #carbondioxide emissions in 2020 to fall by 19% for #coal, by 13% for #petroleum, and by 2% for #naturalgas, largely because of the economic and behavioral effects the #COVID19 pandemic has had on energy consumption. http://go.usa.gov/xAq3Z #CO2

EIA expects #HenryHub spot prices to reach a monthly average of $3.10/MMBtu in January 2021, down from the forecast Janu...
12/18/2020

EIA expects #HenryHub spot prices to reach a monthly average of $3.10/MMBtu in January 2021, down from the forecast January average price of $3.42/MMBtu in last month's Short-Term Energy Outlook. http://go.usa.gov/xGBjR #STEO

U.S. end-use #electricity totaled 13 quadrillion British thermal units, a 1% decrease from 2018. Top consuming states: 1...
12/18/2020

U.S. end-use #electricity totaled 13 quadrillion British thermal units, a 1% decrease from 2018. Top consuming states:

1⃣ Texas (1,465 trillion Btu),
2⃣ California (854 trillion Btu),
3⃣ https://go.usa.gov/xA43S.

California’s grid operators use #naturalgas and, to a lesser extent, #hydroelectricity and electricity imports from neig...
12/17/2020

California’s grid operators use #naturalgas and, to a lesser extent, #hydroelectricity and electricity imports from neighboring areas to balance changes in #electricity demand. http://go.usa.gov/xAcWc

From our inbox: What are EIA’s projections for U.S. commercial sector #electricity usage in 2021?In our Short-Term Energ...
12/16/2020

From our inbox: What are EIA’s projections for U.S. commercial sector #electricity usage in 2021?

In our Short-Term Energy Outlook, we forecast U.S. commercial electricity demand to increase by 1.2% in 2021, reflecting gradual improvement in economic conditions and a return to more normal weather after a mild winter in early 2020. http://go.usa.gov/xGBjR #STEO

Our data on liquids #pipeline projects include information on projects that are completed, announced, canceled, on hold,...
12/15/2020

Our data on liquids #pipeline projects include information on projects that are completed, announced, canceled, on hold, or under construction. https://go.usa.gov/xA3wW #crudeoil #petroleum

Estimated U.S. weekly #coal production totaled about 11.5 million short tons the week of December 5—9% higher than last ...
12/14/2020

Estimated U.S. weekly #coal production totaled about 11.5 million short tons the week of December 5—9% higher than last week's estimate and 8.7% lower than the production estimate in the comparable week in 2019. http://go.usa.gov/xA3fr

According to EIA data, #powerplants in the Northeast held #petroleum inventories of approximately 6.7 million barrels as...
12/14/2020

According to EIA data, #powerplants in the Northeast held #petroleum inventories of approximately 6.7 million barrels as of the end of September 2020, close to the average of 7 million barrels during the previous five Septembers. http://go.usa.gov/xAaDG

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