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Montana experienced exceptionally hot and dry conditions last summer, which resulted in wildfires and a flash drought—an unpredictable drought that intensified very quickly. As a result, the hydrop...
Posted: January 19, 2018, 1:00 pm
In its January 2018 Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO), EIA forecasts that total fossil fuels production in the United States will average almost 73 quadrillion British thermal units (Btu) in 2018, t...
Posted: January 18, 2018, 1:00 pm
Wholesale electricity prices at major trading hubs in the eastern United States during 2017 were relatively unchanged from 2016, while average monthly wholesale prices in California and Texas incre...
Posted: January 17, 2018, 1:00 pm
In 2017, natural gas spot prices at the national benchmark Henry Hub in Louisiana averaged $3.01 per million British thermal units (MMBtu), about 50 cents per MMBtu higher than in 2016. The higher ...
Posted: January 16, 2018, 1:00 pm
During the recent cold weather event that affected much of the eastern United States, more natural gas was withdrawn from storage fields around the country than at any other point in history. Net w...
Posted: January 12, 2018, 1:00 pm

What New from the EIA

(Fri, 19 Jan 2018) Montana experienced exceptionally hot and dry conditions last summer, which resulted in wildfires and a flash drought—an unpredictable drought that intensified very quickly. As a...
Posted: January 19, 2018, 5:00 am
(Thu, 18 Jan 2018) Contains spreadsheets with wholesale electricity and natural gas data from eight major trading hubs that cover most regions of the United States. The data are through January 16,...
Posted: January 18, 2018, 5:00 am
(Thu, 18 Jan 2018) In its January 2018 <em>Short-Term Energy Outlook</em> (STEO), EIA forecasts that total fossil fuels production in the United States will average almost 73 quadrillion British th...
Posted: January 18, 2018, 5:00 am
(Thu, 18 Jan 2018) New monthly data are available for electricity, petroleum, natural gas, and coal series. In addition, Profile Analyses and Quick Facts have been updated for Montana, New Mexico...
Posted: January 18, 2018, 5:00 am
(Wed, 17 Jan 2018) Wholesale electricity prices at major trading hubs in the eastern United States during 2017 were relatively unchanged from 2016, while average monthly wholesale prices in Califor...
Posted: January 17, 2018, 5:00 am
(Wed, 17 Jan 2018) Data for wood pellet and other densified biomass fuel production, sales, and inventory levels from approximately 90 operating pellet fuel manufacturing facilities in the United S...
Posted: January 17, 2018, 5:00 am
(Tue, 16 Jan 2018) The <em>Drilling Productivity Report</em> (DPR) uses recent data on the total number of drilling rigs in operation along with estimates of drilling productivity and estimated cha...
Posted: January 16, 2018, 5:00 am
(Tue, 16 Jan 2018) In 2017, natural gas spot prices at the national benchmark Henry Hub in Louisiana averaged $3.01 per million British thermal units (MMBtu), about 50 cents per MMBtu higher than i...
Posted: January 16, 2018, 5:00 am
(Fri, 12 Jan 2018) During the recent cold weather event that affected much of the eastern United States, more natural gas was withdrawn from storage fields around the country than at any other poin...
Posted: January 12, 2018, 5:00 am
(Thu, 11 Jan 2018) EIA's January <em>Short-Term Energy Outlook</em> forecasts Brent crude oil to average $60 per barrel (b) in 2018 and $61/b in 2019, slightly higher than the $54/b average in 2017...
Posted: January 11, 2018, 5:00 am