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Gas is cheap this Thanksgiving — but you may not save as much money as you thought

The average retail price of regular unleaded gas this week is $2.82. Gas hasn't been that cheap for Thanksgiving week since the first year of the Obama administration, according to the latest numbers from the Energy Information Administration. Last Thanksgiving gas prices were 47 cents higher, at $3.29 per gallon. This year the AAA estimates […]

What Your Lower Winter Energy Bill Means to Power Companies

FotoBug11/Shutterstock Energy prices are plunging around the world, and consumers are likely in for a winter of lower energy costs. The U.S. Energy Information Administration predicts natural gas heating bills may fall as much as 7.9...Show More Summary

LED Lighting Efficiency Jumps Roughly 50% Since 2012

LED light bulb efficiency has jumped roughly 50% since 2012 while prices dropped "dramatically," according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration LED Lighting Efficiency Jumps Roughly 50% Since 2012 was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.

The Latest Data Contradicts Myths About Renewable Energy

Examining the latest data from EIA and Fraunehofer ISE. Originally published in the ECOreport. The biggest news to come out of the US Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) report for August is that utility solar’s production of electricity is up 93.6% over last year. Show More Summary

Energy-Related CO2 Emissions Increase in 2013

Energy-related carbon dioxide emissions in the US increased from 5,267 million metric tons in 2012 to 5,396 million metric tons in 2013, or 2.5 percent, according to a report released yesterday by the US Energy Information Administration. The 2013 increase was largely the result of colder weather leading to an increase in energy intensity from […]

OPEC quietly telling oil market to get comfy with lower prices

If you haven't noticed, it has been a little cheaper to fill up at the gas station for the last few weeks. According to the US Energy Information Administration, the current national average cost for a gallon of gasoline is $3.299. That's down about a nickel from the previous week and around seven cents lower than this time last year. Show More Summary

EIA: Falling Fuel Costs, Rising U.S. Production Ahead

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) has released its latest Short-Term Energy and Winter Fuels Outlook (http://www.eia.gov/forecasts/steo/). Select

California’s Drought Changed How the State Produces Electricity

The effects of California's drought extend to the state's energy sector. According to data from the Energy Information Administration, California has seen a significant drop in hydropower as its dams choke from lack of water.

QUICK NEWS, Sept. 30: NAT GAS, SOLAR, WIND LEAD 1H 2014 NEW BUILD; COOLER PANELS COULD HEAT UP SOLAR; OFFSHORE WIND, PROMISE AND POLITICS

NAT GAS, SOLAR, WIND LEAD 1H 2014 NEW BUILD Natural gas, solar, and wind lead power plant capacity additions in first-half 2014 April Lee, September 9, 2014 (U.S. Energy Information Administration) “In the first six months of 2014, 4,350 megawatts (MW) of new utility-scale generating capacity came online, according to preliminary data from the U.S. Show More Summary

Latest EIA Report Shows Marked Increase in U.S. CO2 Emissions

As the World Meteorological Organization recently reported, atmospheric CO2 concentrations have risen to record levels. In line with this report is the latest Monthly Energy Review from the U.S. Energy Information Administration finding that U.S. CO2 emissions have reversed their downward trend. read more

Swing Trading Of Natural Gas Before Winter: Analysis Of Current Working Gas Storage Data

By A Farmer: According to US Energy Information Administration's [EIA] newly released report (Thursday, Sep 25th, 2014), working gas (dry natural gas) in storage was 2,988 Bcf (Billion cubic feet) as of Friday, September 19th, 2014. This represents a net increase of 97 Bcf from the previous week. Show More Summary

Geothermal Energy Use In The Western US

US Energy Information Administration Principal Contributor: Fred Mayes Geothermal energy has been a small, but consistent, source of electricity in the United States since 1971, providing 0.4% of total U.S. generation in 2013. California is the site of most U.S. Show More Summary

An Unrest September For NG Traders: Analysis Of Current Working Gas Storage Data

By A Farmer: According to US Energy Information Administration's [EIA] newly released report (Thursday, Sept. 18th, 2014), working gas (dry natural gas) in storage was 2,891 Bcf (Billion cubic feet) as of Friday, September 12th, 2014. Show More Summary

America’s Big Bet On Natural Gas And Big Short On Coal

Submitted by Chris Pedersen via OilPrice.com, America is betting the kitchen sink on natural gas. No matter which estimate you look at -- the U.S. Energy Information Administration, the International Energy Agency, or Wall Street banks...Show More Summary

The Sand Demand: Finding Opportunities Beyond Direct Shale Plays

By Frank Holmes: Total U.S. crude oil production averaged an estimated 8.6 million barrels per day in August, the highest monthly production since July 1986, according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA). In our Special Energy...Show More Summary

Schlumberger: Recent Dip In Share Price Creates Buying Opportunity

By Balanced Investing: America's energy sector is on a roll breaking records and making investors rich. According to the Energy Information Administration the United States produced 13.63 million barrels per day of oil and natural gas liquid in April 2014. Show More Summary

Is September A NG Bear's Month?: Analysis Of Current Working Gas Storage Data

By A Farmer: According to US Energy Information Administration's [EIA] newly released report (Thursday, Sep 11th, 2014), working gas (dry natural gas) in storage was 2,801 Bcf (Billion cubic feet) as of Friday, September 5th, 2014. This represents a net increase of 92 Bcf from the previous week. Show More Summary

Forecasted North Sea Oil Production

How much can an independent Scotland rely upon? The U.S. Energy Information Administration has just released its International Energy Outlook. Figure 1: Norway and offshore UK Oil production in millions of barrels (black), North Sea oil production, actual through 2013 and forecast (blue), and high and low price forecasts. Source: EIA. EIA does not report […]

Lawmakers to HHS: Why Are Ebola Warnings Getting More Dire?

Republicans on the House Energy and Commerce Committee are calling on the Department of Health and Human Services for more information about administration’s assertion that the Ebola outbreak is worsening and what is being done to protect the U.S. Show More Summary

Solar Growth Beat Out Natural Gas In First Half Of 2014

New figures from the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) released earlier this week concluded that natural gas leads solar in terms of new power plant capacity — a fact that is indisputable, but a fact that doesn’t tell the whole story. Show More Summary

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