Latest Energy Information Administration Stories

2008-10-07 06:00:40

By James R. Healey The prices of gasoline and oil, racing each other up to records recently, now seem in a contest to see which can drop fastest. The U.S. average price for regular-grade gasoline was $3.484 a gallon, the U.S.

2008-09-27 03:00:31

By Anonymous Note. Renewable Energy Production and Consumption.

2008-09-27 03:00:31

By Anonymous Approximate Heat Content of Petroleum and Natural Gas Plant Liquids Asphalt.

2008-09-27 03:00:30

By Anonymous Note 1. The average domestic first purchase price represents the average price at which all domestic crude oil is purchased.

2008-09-27 03:00:30

By Anonymous Note 1. Energy Consumption Data and Surveys. Most of the data in this section of the Monthly Energy Review (MER) are developed from a group of energy-related surveys, typically called "supply surveys," conducted by the Energy Information Administration (EIA).

2008-09-10 15:00:32

By THOMAS CONTENT The price of natural gas has dropped by 50% in the past two months, but the price has been so high all year that consumers still face record heating costs this winter, the Energy Department said Tuesday.

2008-08-25 09:01:38

Costs of heating oil, natural gas and electricity in the United States are expected to hit record highs this winter, a U.S. government report says.

2008-08-14 03:00:42

By Radler, Marilyn Bell, Laura While US energy demand this year will be limited by weak economic growth and improved fuel-use efficiency China, Latin America, and the Middle East will sustain worldwide oil demand growth despite high global prices and keep pressure on supply.

2008-08-03 03:00:24

By Foster, John Bellamy The rise in overt militarism and imperialism at the outset of the twenty-first century can plausibly be attributed largely to attempts by the dominant interests of the world economy to gain control over diminishing world oil supplies.1 Beginning in 1998 a series of strategic energy initiatives were launched in national security circles in the United States in response to: (1) the crossing of the 50 percent threshold in U.S.

2008-07-24 09:01:06

Complaining about the cost of natural gas? Just be glad you live in Kansas, which is among the states with the lowest natural gas costs in the country. The following are the states with the top 10 highest natural gas prices, based on data from 2006.

Word of the Day
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.