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Natural gas is one of the main sources of energy in the United States. In 2018, more than 90% of the natural gas consumed in the United States was produced domestically. Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

U.S. crude oil production and lease condensate reached another milestone in April 2019, totaling 12.2 million barrels per day. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

As of the end of May 2019, Colorado had about 40,000 active oil and natural gas wells. Read more

Drilling & Exploration

Israel has gone through an energy production revolution owing to discoveries of natural gas resources such as the Tamar and Leviathan fields over the past decade. Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

US oil production keeps accelerating towards new highs. New records are expected both when the final numbers for May emerge and at the end of the year. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Shale oil -- oil that is locked underground in shale and other rocks -- is commonly extracted through fracking, a process by which fluids are injected under high pressure into the rock to create fractures and facilitate the recovery of oil and gas. Read more

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The United States produced a record amount of energy from various sources in 2018. Read more

Drilling & Exploration

The number of drilled but uncompleted wells in seven key oil and natural gas production regions in the United States has increased over the last two years, reaching a high of 8,504 wells in February 2019. Read more

Drilling & Exploration

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Project to increase production of ultra-low sulfur diesel by almost 45 percent. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Annual U.S. crude oil production reached a record level of 10.96 million barrels per day (b/d) in 2018, 1.6 million b/d (17%) higher than 2017 levels. Read more

Drilling & Exploration

EIA’s Annual Energy Outlook 2019 Reference case projects that U.S. tight oil production, which became the more common form of oil production in 2015, will continue to increase through 2030. Read more

Drilling & Exploration

Since 2012, when horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing techniques became more common, U.S. production of natural gas plant liquids (NGPL) has significantly increased, averaging 4.3 million barrels per day (b/d) in 2018. Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

A decade ago, in December 2008, shale gas and tight oil accounted for 16% of total U.S. gas production and about 12% of U.S. total crude oil production. Read more

Drilling & Exploration

In the United States, decreasing demand for coal has contributed to lower coal production, which has fallen by more than one-third since peak production in 2008. Read more

Power Generation

In a major shift, the United States is set to produce more oil and liquids than Russia and Saudi Arabia combined by 2025. Read more

Drilling & Exploration

Steel

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GFG Alliance executive chairman Sanjeev Gupta said his company is considering plans to increase liquid steel production at its newly acquired Illinois wire rod mill and its restarted South Carolina facility. Read more

Maintenance & Reliability

EIA’s January 2019 Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO) expects several U.S. natural gas market trends from 2018 to continue into 2019 and 2020, including relatively stable Henry Hub natural gas prices and increasing natural gas production and exports. Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

Energy consumption in Asia, the Middle East, and Africa continues to grow rapidly, with about 20% growth in each region between 2010 and 2016. Read more

Power Generation

In 2018, the average annual Henry Hub natural gas spot price increased to $3.16 per million British thermal units (MMBtu), up 15 cents from the 2017 average. Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

The global oil market could move into deficit sooner than expected, thanks to OPEC’s output agreement with Russia and others and to Canada’s decision to cut supply. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

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