Latest Energy Information Administration Stories

2009-10-07 15:42:37

Heating bills across the US are expected to be considerably lower this Winter, according to the Energy Information Administration.

2009-10-06 16:48:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lower heating fuel prices combined with anticipated milder weather should result in lower heating bills for U.S.

2009-08-05 09:55:00

A key climate change bill passed by Congress would mean a modest increase of annual energy costs for families, which is way below some industry estimates.

2009-07-31 15:10:00

The federal government’s “cash for clunkers” program has been highly popular and may provide a much-needed boost for the nation’s ailing auto industry, but it will do little to cut fuel consumption, according to a Reuters analysis.

2009-05-28 06:20:00

Rapidly industrializing nations like China and Russia are expected to drive up global energy demand by some 44 percent during the next two decades, according to a US governmental energy forecasting agency.

2009-04-15 06:40:00

According to industry forecasters, US power plants will see a 2.6 percent drop in the amount of coal they burn in 2009 compared with the previous year.

2009-04-15 06:35:00

On Tuesday, Renewable Fuels Association President Bob Dinneen announced that the US government will eventually begin allowing higher levels of ethanol to be blended into gasoline.

2008-12-17 13:35:00

Carbon dioxide emissions in the US will be reduced over 9 percent more by 2030 than previous expectations, according to the Energy Information Administration on Wednesday.

2008-11-13 06:00:31

By Paul Davidson Gasoline is expected to remain a relative bargain through 2009, with prices averaging $2.37 a gallon, and home heating costs will likely be flat this winter under sharply lower U.S. forecasts released Wednesday. The brutal economy will push down total U.S.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.